Advanced Placement Exams
Credit Guidelines

*Refer to the Current University Undergraduate Catalog for courses applicable to your chosen degree.

AP Exam Titles
Minimum Score Required
Maximum Credit Awarded

Equivalent LTU Course*

Calculus AB

Min: 3; Max: 4


Min: 4; Max:3-4

Min: 5; Max: 4

3-Enroll in MCS 1424 (Calculus 2). If the students earn a "C" or better in the first attempt, he/she should contact the Registrar's Office to request credit for MCS 1414 (Calculus 1). Also, MCS 1254 (Geom, in Art) is satisfied (INT. ARCH. ONLY).
4- MCS 1224 (Math Analysis 2) OR MCS 2313 (Tech. Calc.)
5- MCS 1414 (Calc. 1.)

Calculus AB
Min:
3; Max: 8

Enroll in MCS 2424 (Calculus 3). If a student earns a "C" or better in the first attempt, he/she should contact the Registrar's Office to request credit for MCS 1414 (Calc. 1) & MCS 1424 (Calc. 2)

Chemistry



Min:
4; Max: 3-4

Min: 5; Max: 3-9

4- CHM 1213 (Univ. Chemistry 1)
OR
CHM 1154 (Intro to Chem. Princ.)
OR
CHM 3144 (Fund. of Chem.)
OR
Natural Science Elective (3 cr.hrs.)
5- CHM1213 & CHM 1223 (Univ. Chem 1&2)
NOTE: No further lab credit awarded. Labs must be taken at LTU.

Computer Science AB
Min:
3; Max: 4

MCS 1514 (Computer Science 1)

Economics - Macro
Min:
3; Max: 3

SSC 2313 Macroeconomics

Economics - Micro
Min:
3; Max: 3

SSC 2323 Microeconomics

English Language & Composition

Min: 4; Max: 3
Min: 5

4- Enroll in LLT 1213 (World Masterpieces 1). If the students earns a "C" or better in the first attempt, he/she should contact the Student Service Center to request credit for COM 1103 (English Composition).
5- Direct Credit for COM 1103.

Government & Politics - U.S.
Min:
4; Max: 3

SSC Elective

Government & Politics - Comparative
Min:
4; Max: 3

SSC Elective

History - U.S.
Min:
4; Max: 6

SSC Elective

Physics B

Min: 3; Max: 3

Enroll in PHY 2223 (College Physics 2). If the student earns a "C" or better in the first attempt, they should contact the Registrar's Office to request credit for PHY 2213 (College Physics 1).
OR
Enroll in OHY 1083 (Tech. Physics 2), if student gets a "C" or better in the first attempt, they should contact the Registrar's Office to request credit for Tech. Physics 1 (PHY 1063).
OR
Natural Science Credit (3 cr. hrs.)
NOTE: Only applicable for non-calculus based Physics. No lab credit awarded for AP Physics Exams.

Physics C - Mechanics
Min:
4; Max: NA

"Student must take a secondary exam, in order to be waived from PHY 2413 (Univ. Physics 1).
NOTE: Even though this course is calculus bases; wave motion; optics, and thermal physics are not covered; hence no credit is awarded.

Physics C - Eletricity & Magnetism
Min:
5; Max: 0

Excused from PHY 2423 (Univ. Physics 2) at students' request.

Psychology
Min: 4; Max: 3

PSY 1213 - Intro to Psych

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Lab Credit is no longer awarded from an AP Exam; labs must be taken at Lawrence Tech.

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AP Exams
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Princeton, NJ 08541-6671
609-771-7300
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