Advanced Placement Credits



College Board Advanced Placement

Subject Area AP Score Purdue Course & Credit Granted (Sem. Hrs.)
Art History 3, 4, 5 A&D 226 (3)
Studio Art 3, 4, 5 A&D 113 (3)
Biological Sciences 4
5
BIOL 110 (4)
BIOL 110 and 111 (8)
Chemistry 4 or 5 CHM 115 and 116 (8)
Economics Micro & Macro
*Note: Does not count as a
General Education Elective
in Engineering.
3, 4, or 5 ECON 210* (3)
English
Language Composition
Literature Composition
4 or 5
4 or 5
ENGL 106 (4)
ENGL 231 (3)
Government
American govt./politics
Comparative govt./politics
4 or 5
4 or 5
POL 101 (3)
POL 141 (3)
History
American
European
World
4 or 5
4 or 5
4 or 5
HIST 151 and 152 (6)
HIST 104 (3)
HIST 105 (3)
Mathematics
AB
BC
4 or 5
4 or 5
MA 165 (4)
MA 165 and 166 (8)
Modern Languages 3
4
5
101 and 102 (6)
101, 102, and 201 (9)
101, 102, 201, and 202 (12)
Physics
C Mechanics
C Electricity & Magnetism
5
5
PHY 172 (4)
PHY 241 or 261, 252 (4 or 5)


International Baccalaureate

Subject Area Higher Level Score Purdue Course & Credit Granted (Sem. Hrs.)
Chemistry (SL) 5, 6, 7 CHM 111 & 112 (6)
Chemistry 5, 6, 7 CHM 115 & 116 (8)
English (SL & HL) 5, 6, 7 ENGL 101 & ENGL 231 (3)
Foreign Language 5, 6, 7 FLL 101 & 102 (6)
Mathematics 5, 6, 7 MA 165 & 166 (8)
Philosophy 5, 6, 7 PHIL 110 (3)
Physics 5, 6, 7 PHYS 152 (4)
Psychology 5, 6, 7 PSY 120 (3)
Economics
*Note: Does not count as a
General Education Elective
in Engineering.
5, 6, 7 ECON 210* (3)


G.C.E. A Levels

Subject Area Grade Purdue Course & Credit Granted (Sem. Hrs.)
Chemistry A, B CHM 115 & 116 (8)
English A, B ENGL 231 (3)
Foreign Language A, B FLL 101 & 102 (6)
Mathematics A, B MA 165 (4)
Further Mathematics A, B MA 166 (4)
Pure Mathematics (London) A, B MA 165 & MA 166 (8)
Physics A, B PHYS 152 (4)

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