Advanced Placement (AP)

  • The Advanced Placement (AP) is a program offering college-level curriculum and exams to high school students. American colleges often grant placement and course credit to students who obtain high scores above a certain number on the examinations.

    Benefits:
    •  Most US Colleges recognize AP and offer credit for scores (usually 4 or 5) 
    • Show challenge/rigor for college admissions. 

     Consideration: 

    • Chance for college credit is dependent on a single test 
    • Cost: Free to take the course. $95/test plus book fees. (fee subject to change)  

     How to Earn Credit for Your Scores