AP Credits

After taking a College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Test, official test scores should be mailed directly from the College Board to the Georgia State University Office of Undergraduate Admissions for review. Questions regarding credit awards should be directed to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. High school counselors can provide information concerning the time and place for testing. Credit will be awarded for approved AP examinations as follows:

Exam: (Score for Georgia State Course Credit) = equivalent course prefix and number or explanation

AP Exam Score Course Equivalent
Art History 3, 4, 5 AH 1700
Studio Art: Drawing 3, 4, 5 ART 1010
Studio Art: 2D Design 3, 4, 5 ART 1020
Studio Art: 3D Design 3, 4, 5 ART 1030
Biology 3 BIOL 1103K
Biology 4, 5 BIOL 1103K and 1104K
Chemistry 3, 4 CHEM 1211K
Chemistry 5 CHEM 1211K and 1212K
Chinese Language and Culture 3 CHIN 2001
Chinese Language and Culture 4, 5 CHIN 2001 and 2002
Computer Science A; Computer Science AB 3, 4, 5 CSC 1310
Macroeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECON 2105
Microeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECON 2106
English Language & Composition; English Literature & Composition 3, 4 ENGL 1101
English Language & Composition; English Literature & Composition 5 ENGL 1101 and ENGL 1102
Environmental Science 4, 5 BIOL 1104K
French Language and Culture 3 FREN 2001
French Language and Culture 4 FREN 2001 and 2002
French Language and Culture 5 FREN 2001, 2002, and 3000 level course determined by department
French Literature 3 FREN 2001
French Literature 4 FREN 2001 and 2002
French Literature 5 FREN 2001, 2002, and 3033
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 GEOG 1101
Italian Language and Culture  3 consultation with department required
Italian Language and Culture 4 ITAL 2001
Italian Language and Culture 5 ITAL 2001 and 2002
German Language 3 GRMN 2001
German Language 4 GRMN 2001 and 2002
German Language 5 GRMN 2001, 2002, and 3000 level course determined by department
Japanese Language and Culture 3 JAPN 2001
Japanese Language and Culture 4, 5 JAPN 2001 and 2002
United States History 3, 4, 5 HIST 2110
European History 3, 4, 5 HIST 1112
World History 3, 4, 5 HIST 1112
Latin: Virgil 3, 4 LATN 2001 and 2002
Latin: Virgil 5 LATN 2001, 2002, and 3000 level course determined by department
Latin: Catullus/Horace 4, 5 3000 level course determined by department
Latin Literature 3, 4 LATN 2001 and 2002
Latin Literature 5 LATN 2001, 2002, and 3000 level course determined by department
Statistics 3, 4, 5 MATH 1070
Calculus AB 3 MATH 1113
Calculus AB 4, 5 MATH 1113 and 2211
Calculus BC 3 MATH 2211
Calculus BC 4, 5 MATH 2211 and 2212
Music Listening and Literature 3, 4, 5 MUA 1930
Music Theory 3, 4, 5 MUS 1099
Physics B 3 PHYS 1111K
Physics B 4, 5 PHYS 1111K and 1112K
Physics 1 3, 4, 5 PHYS 1111K
Physics 2 3, 4, 5 PHYS 1112K
Physics C, Mechanics 3, 4, 5 PHYS 2211K
Physics C, Electricity and Magnetism 3, 4, 5 PHYS 2212K
Politics and Government 3, 4, 5 POLS 1101
Psychology 3, 4, 5 PSYC 1101
Spanish Language and Culture; Literature 3 SPAN 2001
Spanish Language and Culture; Literature 4 SPAN 2001 and 2002
Spanish Language and Culture; Literature 5 SPAN 2001, 2002, and 3000 level course determined by department