Advanced Placement (AP) Exam and Credit List

Exam Equivalents

Students must earn a 3 or better to be awarded credit.

AP TEST EXAM AND CREDIT LIST - QCC
Component Test Component DESCR Department Course Granted Minimum score Number of credits
ARH AP13 Art History Arts ELEC 1000 3,4 3
ARH AP13 Art History Arts ARTS100 5 3
ASG AP15 Studio Art: 2-D Design Arts ELEC 1000 3,4 3
ASG AP15 Studio Art: 2-D Design Arts ARTS121 5 3
AS3D AP16 Studio Art: 3-D Design Arts ELEC 1000 3,4 3
AS3D AP16 Studio Art: 3-D Design Arts ARTS122 5 3
ASD AP14 Studio Art: Drawing Arts ELEC 1000 3,4 3
ASD AP14 Studio Art: Drawing Arts ARTS151 5 3
MST AP75 Music Theory ARTS ELEC 1000 3 3
MST AP76 Music Theory-Aural Sub Score ARTS ELEC 1000 3 3
MST AP77 Music Theory-Non-aural Sub Score ARTS ELEC 1000 3 3
ENGC AP36 English Language & Composition English Engl 101 3 3
ELC AP37 English Literature & Composition English Engl 102 3 3
CLC AP28 Chinese Language and Culture Foreign Lang LC 214* 3 3
FRA AP48 French Language and Culture Foreign Lang LF 213* 3 3
GM AP55 German Language and Culture Foreign Lang LX1000 3 3
ILC AP62 Italian Language and Culture Foreign Lang LX1000 3 3
JLC AP64 Japanese Language and Culture Foreign Lang LX1000 3 3
LTL AP60 Latin Foreign Lang LX1000 3 3
SPL AP87 Spanish Language and Culture Foreign Lang LS 213* -or- LS 214* 3 3
SPLL AP89 Spanish Literature and Culture Foreign Lang LS 221* -or- LS 222* -or- LS 223* 3 3
SPLL AP89 Spanish Literature and Culture Foreign Lang LS 312* -or - LS315* 3 3
UH AP07 United States History History HIST 127 & 128 5 6
WH AP93 World History History HIST 110 -or- 111 -or- 112 3 3
UH AP07 United States History History HIST 127 -or- 128 3 - 4 3
MAB AP66 Calculus AB Math and Comp Sci MA 441 4 or 5 4
MAB AP66 Calculus AB Math and Comp Sci MA 128 3 4
MBC AP68 Calculus BC Math and Comp Sci MA 441 & 442 4 or 5 8
MBC AP68 Calculus BC Math and Comp Sci MA 441 3 4
CABS AP69 Calculus BC: AB Sub score Math and Comp Sci ELEC 1000 3 3
STATS AP90 Statistics Math and Comp Sci MA 336 4 or 5 3
STATS AP90 Statistics Math and Comp Sci MA 321 3 3
BY AP20 Biology Sciences BI 201 & 202 5 8
BY AP20 Biology Sciences BI 140 4 4
BY AP20 Biology Sciences BI 110 3 3
CH AP25 Chemistry Sciences CH 151 5 4.5
CH AP25 Chemistry Sciences CH 127 4 4.5
CH AP25 Chemistry Sciences RCLP 1000 3 3
CSA AP31 Computer Science A Sciences CS 101 4 or 5 3
CSA AP31 Computer Science A Sciences MA 315 3 3
CSAB AP32 Computer Science Principles Sciences CS 101 4 or 5 3
CSAB AP32 Computer Science Principles Sciences MA 315 3 3
ENVS AP40 Environmental Science Sciences ELEC 1000 3 3
AP83 Physics 1 Sciences PH 301 4 or 5 4
AP83 Physics 1 Sciences PH 101 3 4
PHB AP78 Physics B Sciences no credit exam last given in 2014
PHCE AP82 Physics C Electricity & Mag Sciences PH 402 5 5
PHCE AP82 Physics C Electricity & Mag Sciences PH 101 3 4
PHCE AP82 Physics C Electricity & Mag Sciences PH 312 4 4
PHCM AP80 Physics C Mechanics Sciences PH 101 3 4
PHCM AP80 Physics C Mechanics Sciences PH 311 4 4
PHCM AP80 Physics C Mechanics Sciences PH 401 5 5
GPC AP58 Comparative Government and Politics Social Sciences PLSC 140 3 3
EH AP43 European History Social Sciences HIST 112 3 3
HG AP53 Human Geography Social Sciences ELEC 1000 3 3
EMA AP35 Macroeconomics Social Sciences ECON 101 3 3
EMI AP34 Microeconomics Social Sciences ECON 102 3 3
PY AP85 Psychology Social Sciences PSYC 101 3 3
GPU AP57 Government and Politics Social Sciences PLSC 101 3 3


*Foreign Language requires that a student complete an assessment prior to receiving credit.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.