AP Test Credits And Course Equivalents

Below is a detailed chart showing the Advanced Placement test credits Union College will award students. Students may submit their scores to Union College and receive various credits awarded to them as a result. Each department has different policies and regulations about accepting and processing Advanced Placement scores. The chart lists department, score needed to be awarded credit, the credits given and the specific award given whether it be class credit or placement given.

AP Test Name Department Score Credits Award
Biology BIO 4 – 5 1 BIO 050
Calculus AB – Subscore Grade MTH 3 – 5 0 deparment head must determine if credit is earned
Chemistry CHM 4 – 5 1 CHM 101
Chinese Language and Culture MOLN 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Comparative Government and Politics PSC 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Computer Science A CSC 4 – 5 1 unspecified computer science 10X
English Language & Composition EGL 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
English Literature & Composition EGL 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Environmental Science ENS 4 – 5 1 ENS 100
European History HST 4 – 5 1 HST 147
French Language and Culture MOLN 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
German Language and Culture MOLN 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
History of Art VART 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Human Geography ANT 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
International English Language EGL 1 – 5 0 no credit given
Italian Language & Culture ITL 4 – 5 1 ITL 100
Japanese Language & Culture JPN 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Latin CLS 4 – 5 1 unspecificed course credit
Macroeconomics ECO 4 – 5 1 ECO 101 only if both Macro & Micro are taken with 4 or 5
Mathematics – Calculus AB MTH 3 1 MTH 110
Mathematics – Calculus AB MTH 4 1 MTH 110
Mathematics – Calculus AB MTH 5 2 MTH 110 and MTH 112
Mathematics – Calculus BC MTH 3 1 MTH 110
Mathematics – Calculus BC MTH 4 2 MTH 110 and MTH 112
Mathematics – Calculus BC MTH 5 2 MTH 110 and MTH 112
Microeconomics ECO 4 – 5 1 ECO 101 only if both Macro & Micro are taken with 4 or 5
Music Theory PART 4 – 5 1 unspecified course credit
Music Theory Aural Subscore PART 4 – 5 0 department head must determine if credit earned
Music Theory Nonaural Subscore PART 4 – 5 0 department head must determine if credit earned
Physics C – Electricity/Magnetism PHY 4 – 5 1 PHY 121
Physics C – Mechanics PHY 4 – 5 1 PHY 120
Physics 1 PHY 4 – 5 1 PHY SET credit only if both Physics 1 and 2 are taken with 4 or 5.
Physics 2 PHY 4 – 5 1 PHY SET credit only if both Physics 1 and 2 are taken with 4 or 5.
Psychology PSY 4 – 5 1 PSY 100
Spanish Language MOLN 4 – 5 1 unspecified course credit
Spanish Literature MOLN 4 – 5 1 unspecified
Statistics MTH 4 – 5 1 STA 104
Studio Art – 2D Design VART 4 – 5 0 need to reivew portfolio – see dept. chairperson
Studio Art – 3D Design VART 4 – 5 0 need to reivew portfolio – see dept. chairperson
Studio Art – Drawing VART 4 – 5 0 need to reivew portfolio – see dept. chairperson
U.S. Government and Politics PSC 4 – 5 1 PSC 111
United States History HST 4 – 5 1 HST 102
World History HST 4 – 5 1 HST 105