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Advanced Placement Credit

AP Exam Score Requirements and Course Credit Equivalencies: Effective Fall 2018

AP Exam
Required Score
TU Course Number
TU Course TitleCredit Hours Awarded*
Art, History of4Arth 1203Introduction to Visual Arts3  Block I
Biology4Biol 1603/1611 and 1703/1711Introduction to Organismal & Evolutionary Biology with lab and8
Molecular & Cellular Biology with lab
Calculus AB or Calc I BC subtest3Math 2014Calculus I4
Calculus BC3Math 2014 and 2024Calculus I and II8
Capstone (Seminar + Research)3ElectiveApplicable toward any degree3
Chemistry4Chem 1013 and 1023General Chemistry I and II (lab work may be reviewed by faculty for credit)6  Block III
Chinese Language3Chin 1004, 1014Beginning Chinese I, II8
4Chin 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning Chinese I, II, and Intermediate Chinese I, II14
5Above credit plus Chin 3003Advanced Chinese17
Computer Science A3CS 1043Intro to Programming & Problem Solving3
Computer Science AB3CS 1043Intro to Programming & Problem Solving3
4CS 1043 and CS 2003Intro to Prog. & Problem Solving and Fund. of Algorithms & Computer Apps.6
Computer Science Principles****3CS 1043, CS 2503 OR general electiveIntro to Prog. & Problem Solving, Scientific Prog.
OR general elective
3
Macroeconomics**4Econ 2013Macroeconomics3   Block II
Microeconomics**4Econ 2023Microeconomics3   Block II
Engl.Language/Composition4Engl 1033Exposition and Argumentation3
Engl.Literature/Composition4Engl 1053The Narrative Imagination3   Block I
Environmental Science4Biol 1033The Environment and Humanity3   Block III
French Language3Fr 1004, 1014Beginning French I, II8
4Fr 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning French I, II, and Intermediate French I, II14
5Above credit plus Fr 3023Advanced French17
French Literature3Fr 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning French I, II, and Intermediate French I, II14
4Above credit plus Fr 3023Advanced French17
5Above credit plus Fr 3000+One additional upper division French course approved by department chair20
German Language3Germ 1004, 1014Beginning German I, II8
4Germ 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning German I, II, and Intermediate German I, II14
5Above credit plus Germ 3000+One additional upper division course approved by department chair17
German Literature3Germ 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning German I, II and Intermediate German I, II14
4Above credit plus Germ 3003Advanced German17
5Above credit plus Germ 3000+One additional upper division German course approved by department chair20
History (American)4Hist 2503American Republic3   Block II
History (European)4Hist 2403Modern Western Civilization3 Block II
History (World)4Hist 199320th Century World History3 Block II
Human Geography4Geog 2043Human Geography3 Block II
Latin, Literature or Virgil3Lat 1004, 1014Beginning Latin I, II8
4Lat 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning Latin I, II, and Intermediate Latin I, II14
5Above credit plus Lat 3023Advanced Latin Texts17
Music Theory***4Mus 1013, 1023, 1011 and 1021Music Theory I and II; Ear Training Lab I and II8
Physics 14Phys 1013Introduction to Physics I3   Block III
Physics 24Phys 1023Introduction to Physics II3   Block III
Physics C-Mechanics4Phys 2053General Physics I3
Physics C-E&M4Phys 2063General Physics II3
Pol. Sci. –
Amer. Gov.
& Politics
4Pol 1003American Politics3   Block II
Pol Sci, Comp Gov & Politics4Pol 2023European Politics3   Block II
Psychology3Psy 2253Foundations of Psychology3   Block II
Spanish Language3Span 1004, 1014Beginning Spanish I, II8
4Span 1004, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning Spanish I, II, and Intermediate Spanish I, II14
5Above credit plus Span 3003Spanish Composition or Span 3043, Spanish Conversation17
Spanish Literature3Span 1003, 1014, 2003, 2013Beginning Spanish I, II, and Intermediate Spanish I, II14
4Above credit plus 3003 or 3043Span 3003, Spanish Composition or Span 3043, Spanish Conversation17
5Above credit plus Span 3000+One additional upper division Spanish course approved by department chair20
Statistics3Stat 2013 /QM 2013Intro. to Statistics or Statistics I3
Studio Art: 2-D, 3-D or Drawing4ART 1013Introduction to Studio Art3   Block I

*Courses designated Block I, II or III fulfill General Education requirements of the Tulsa curriculum.

**Scores of 4 or 5 on both Micro and Macroeconomics will result in credit for Econ 2013: Macroeconomics and Econ 1013: Economics of Social Issues.

***In addition to a score of 4, a grade of B is required in the AP Music Theory course.

Note: Credit and course offerings may vary on a yearly basis. Official AP exam scores from the College Board must be submitted to the Office of Registration and Records before credit can be awarded. AP credit will appear on the student’s University of Tulsa transcript. Transfer students must submit scores from AP and will receive credit according to the qualifying score required by The University of Tulsa, not their previous institution.