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Exam Subject Score Award
Art
Art History 3, 4, 5    3 Credits Art 1001
Studio Art
Studio Art: Drawing 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Art 1009 or Art 1010
Studio Art: 2-D 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Art 1011
Studio Art: 3-D 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Art 1012
Biology
3 5 Credits Biol 1011
4, 5 10 Credits Biol 1011 & 1012
Chemistry
3 4 Credits Chem 1153 & 1 Credit 1154
4, 5 4 Credits Chem 1153, 1 Credit 1154, 4 Credits Chem 1155, & 1 Credit Chem 1156
Computer Science 3, 4, 5 3 Credits CS 2121
Computer Science Principles 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Logic & Quantitative Reasoning Liberal Education
Economics
Macroeconomics 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Econ 1022
Microeconomics 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Econ 1023
English
Language Composition 3 3 Credits 1000 level transfer credit
Language Composition 4, 5 3 Credits Writ 1120
Literature Composition 3 3 Credits 1000 level transfer credit
Literature Composition 4, 5 3 Credits Writ 1120 & Humanities Liberal Education
Environmental Science 3, 4, 5 4 Credits Geol 1130
Government & Politics
United States 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Pol 1011
Comparative 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Pol 1500
History
United States 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Humanities Liberal Education (HIST)
European 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Humanities Liberal Education (HIST)
World 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Humanities Liberal Education (HIST)
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Geog 1304
Languages
Chinese Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 8 Credits Chin 1101 & Chin 1102
Italian Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 8 Credits Lang 1101 & Lang 1102
French Language & Culture 3 8 Credits Fr 1101 & Fr 1102
French Language & Culture 4, 5 8 Credits Fr 1201 & Fr 1202
German Language & Culture 3 8 Credits Ger 1101 & Ger 1102
German Language & Culture 4, 5 8 Credits Ger 1201 & Ger 1202
Japanese Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 8 Credits Lang 1101 & Lang 1102
Latin 3, 4, 5 8 Credits Lang 1101 & Lang 1102
Spanish Language & Culture 3 8 Credits Span 1101 & Span 1102
Spanish Language & Culture 4, 5 8 Credits Span 1201 & Span 1202
Spanish Literature & Culture 3 3 Credits Span 1xxx* - level elective credit
Spanish Literature & Culture 4, 5 3 Credits Span 3xxx - level elective credit
Mathematics
Calculus AB** 3, 4, 5 5 Credits Math 1296
Calculus BC** 3 5 Credits Math 1296
Calculus BC 4, 5 10 Credits Math 1296 & 1297
Calculus AB Subgrade (BC Exam)** 3, 4, 5 5 Credits Math 1296
Music Theory 3 3 Credits Mu 1111
4 3 Credits, Mu 1111, & 1 Credit Mu 1112
5 3 Credits, Mu 1111, 1 Credit, Mu 1112,
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3 Credits, Mu 1121, 1 Credit, Mu 1122
Aural Sub Score 3 1 Credits Mu 1112
4, 5 1 Credits Mu 1122
Non-Aural Sub Score 3 3 Credit Mu 1111
4, 5 3 Credit Mu 1121
Physics
Physics 1 & 2 3, 4, 5 5 Credits Phys 1001 & 5 Credits Phys 1002
Physics 1 3, 4, 5 5 Credits Phys 1XXX, NS with Lab & Category 4
Physics 2 3, 4, 5 5 Credits Phys 1002
Physics C: Mechanics 3, 4, 5 4 Credits Phys 2013 & 1 Credit Phys 2014
Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism 3, 4, 5 4 Credits Phys 2015 & 1 Credit Phys 2016
Psychology 3, 4, 5 4 Credits Psy 1003
Research 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Logic & Quantitative Reasoning Liberal Education
Seminar 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Logic & Quantitative Reasoning Liberal Education
Statistics 3, 4, 5 3 Credits Stat 2411 OR 3 Credits Econ 2030

Awards of academic credit are based on the AP curriculum, as of the examination date. Refer to the UMD Advanced Placement Academic Credit Award Decisions archive for credit awards for previous examination years.

Awards are based on examinations taken during the 2016-2017 academic year.

** The Department of Mathematics and Statistics recommends that students who are planning to continue their Math studies to higher levels and who scored only 3 on the AP exam should consider repeating Math 1296, Calculus I, to ensure a strong background before Math 1297.