UW-Whitewater Acceptance of AP Exams

Arts

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
History of Art 3 credits Art History 999 3 credits Art History 999 3 credits Art History 999
Music Theory 2 credits Music 151 4 credits Music 151 & 153 6 credits Music 151, 152 & 153
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121
Studio Art: 2D Design 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121
Studio Art: 3D Design 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121 3 credits Art Studio 121

English

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
English Language & Composition 3 credits English 999 6 credits English 999 6 credits English 999
English Literature & Composition 3 credits English 101 6 credits English 101 & 102 6 credits English 101 & 102

Sciences

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Biology 4 credits Biology 120 4 credits Biology 120 4 credits Biology 120
Chemistry 5 credits Chemistry 999 5 credits Chemistry 102 10 credits Chemistry 102 & 104
Environmental Science 3 credits Biology Elective 1 3 credits Biology Elective 1 3 credits Biology Elective 1
Physics 1 5 credits Physics 140 5 credits Physics 140 5 credits Physics 140
Physics 2 5 credits Physics 141 5 credits Physics 141 5 credits Physics 141
Physics B 10 credits Physics 140 & 141 10 credits Physics 140 & 141 10 credits Physics 140 & 141
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 4 credits Physics 999 5 credits Physics 181 5 credits Physics 181
Physics C: Mechanics 5 credits Physics 999 5 credits Physics 999 5 credits Physics 180

Mathematics

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Calculus AB 3 credits Mathematics 243 5 credits Mathematics 253 5 credits Mathematics 253
Calculus BC 10 credits Mathematics 253 & 254 2 10 credits Mathematics 253 & 254 2 10 credits Mathematics 253 & 254 2
Statistics 3 credits Mathematics 230 3 credits Mathematics 230 3 credits Mathematics 230

Computer Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Computer Science 3 credits Computer Science 172 3 credits Computer Science 172 3 credits Computer Science 172

History & Social Science

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Comparative Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science 999 3 credits Political Science 999 3 credits Political Science 999
European History 3 credits History 155 3 credits History 155 3 credits History 155
Human Geography 3 credits Geography 230 3 credits Geography 230 3 credits Geography 230
Introductory Psychology 3 credits Psychology 211 3 credits Psychology 211 3 credits Psychology 211
Macroeconomics 3 credits Economics 202 3 credits Economics 202 3 credits Economics 202
Microeconomics 3 credits Economics 201 3 credits Economics 201 3 credits Economics 201
United States Government & Politics 3 credits Political Science 999 3 credits Political Science 141 3 credits Political Science 141
United States History 3 credits History 125 3 credits History 125 3 credits History 125
World History 3 credits GENED 120 3 credits GENED 120 3 credits GENED 120

World Languages & Cultures

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
Chinese Language and Culture 3 credits Chinese 999 3 credits Chinese 999 3 credits Chinese 999
French Language 4 credits French 252 3 3 credits French 321 3 3 credits French 321 3
French Literature 3 credits French 331 3 credits French 331 3 credits French 331
German Language  4 credits German 252 3 3 credits German 321 3 3 credits German 321 3
Italian Language and Culture 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999
Japanese Language and Culture 3 credits Japanese 999 3 credits Japanese 999 3 credits Japanese 999
Latin Literature 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999
Latin: Vergil 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999 3 credits FORNLANG 999
Spanish Language 4 credits Spanish 252 3 3 credits Spanish 321 3 3 credits Spanish 321 3
Spanish Literature 3 credits Spanish 331 3 credits Spanish 331 3 credits Spanish 331

AP Capstone

Examination Score of 3 Score of 4 Score of 5
AP Seminar 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives
Research 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives 3 credits of free electives

Visit UW-Whitewater for more information on Advanced Placement at UW-Whitewater.

1 Counts as a Biology Elective if the student's major is Biology and as Biology 214 if it is not.

2 For a Calculus AB subscore of 3, 4, or 5, students will be awarded 5 credits of Mathematics 253.

3 See Foreign Language Department for more information.

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