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Advanced Placement Credit Chart

Credit will be granted on the basis of your score on Advanced Placement examinations (AP Exams) administered by College Board.   Students who earn a score of 3 or higher will receive credit for the courses below.   Please note that four-year/transfer institutions may have different guidelines for granting credit for AP Exams.

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AP Exam # of Semester Hours Tunxis Equivalencies
2-D Art and Design 3 GRA*101
3-D Art and Design 3 ART*122
Art History 6 ART*101 and ART*102
Biology – Score of 3 3 BIO*297
Biology – Score of 4 4 BIO*122
Biology – Score of 5 8 BIO*121 & BIO*122
Calculus Exam A/B 4 MAT*254
Calculus Exam B/C Exam 4 MAT*256
Chemistry – Score of 3 4 CHE*111
Chemistry – Score of 4 4 CHE*121
Chemistry – Score of 5 8 CHE*121 & CHE*122
Chinese – Score of 3 4 CHI*111
Chinese – Score of 4 or 5 4 CHI*112
Comparative Government and Politics 3 POL*297
Computer Science A 3 CSC*220
Computer Science Principles 3 CSC*297
Drawing 3 ART*111
English Language and Comp 3 ENG*101
English Literature and Comp 3 ENG*293
Environmental Science 3 EVS*100
European History 6 HIS*102 & HIS*297
French – Score of 3 4 FRE*111
French – Score of 4 or 5 4 FRE*112
German 3 HUM*297
Human Geography 3 GEO*297
Italian – Score of 3 4 ITA*111
Italian – Score of 4 or 5 4 ITA*112
Japanese 3 HUM*297
Latin – Score of 3 3 LAT*101
Latin – Score of 4 or 5 3 LAT*102
Macroeconomics 3 ECN*101
Microeconomics 3 ECN*102
Music Theory 3 MUS*101
Physics 1: Algebra-Based 4 PHY*121
Physics 2: Algebra-Based 4 PHY*122
Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism 4 PHY*222
Physics C: Mechanics 4 PHY*221
Psychology 3 PSY*111
Spanish Language and Culture – Score of 3 4 SPA*111
Spanish Language and Culture – Score of 4 4 SPA*112
Spanish Language and Culture – Score of 5 4 SPA*211
Statistics 4 MAT*165
As of Fall 2020:
Statistics 3 MAT*167
United States Government & Politics 3 POL*111
United States History 6 HIS*201 & HIS*202
World History: Modern 6 HIS*121 & HIS*122
World History: Modern 6 HIS*121 & HIS*122