Advanced Placement

Advanced Placement / International Baccalaureate Policy

Advanced Placement exam scored of 4 or 5 will transfer to Albright and count at least for elective credit toward your graduation requirements. Certain AP exams will count toward core requirements or major requirements. See below for specifics.

AP ExamAlbright Equivalent CourseGeneral Studies Category
Art HistoryART 106  Art History IIFoundations –Fine Arts
BiologyBIO 101  BiologyFoundations-Natural Science
Calculus ABMAT 131  Calculus IFoundations-Quantitative
Calculus BCMAT 132  Calculus IIElective or Major Credit
ChemistryCHE 100  ChemistryFoundations-Natural Science
Chinese Score of 4

Chinese Score of 5

CHI 301 Advanced Chinese I

CHI 302 Advanced Chinese II

Take CHI 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Comparative GovernmentPOL 205  Comparative PoliticsFoundations-Social Science
Computer Science ACSC 119  Computer ScienceFoundations-Quantitative
Economics – Both Micro and MacroECO 105 Principles of EconomicsFoundations-Social Science
Economics – Either Micro or MacroECO 184 EconomicsFoundations-Social Science
English Language & CompositionENG 101 CompositionComposition
English Literature & CompositionENG 101 CompositionComposition
Environmental ScienceESS 184  Environmental ScienceFoundations-Natural Science
European HistoryHIST 122  European HistoryFoundations-Humanities
French Score of 4

French Score of 5

FRE 301 Advanced French I

FRE 302 Advanced French II

Take FRE 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

German Score of 4

German Score of 5

GER 301 Advanced German I

GER 302 Advanced German II

Take GER 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Human GeographySPI 211 GeographyElective Only
Italian Score of 4

Italian Score of 5

ITA 301 Advanced Italian I

ITA 302 Advanced Italian II

Take ITA 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Japanese Score of 4

Japanese Score of 5

MFL 301 Advanced Japanese I

MFL 302 Advanced Japanese II

Take MFL 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Latin Score of 4

Latin Score of 5

LAT 301 Advanced Latin I

LAT 302 Advanced Latin II

Take LAT 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Music TheoryMUS 135 Music TheoryFoundations-Fine Arts
Physics BPHY 201  Physics IFoundations-Natural Science
Physics CPHY 202  Physics IIElective or Major Credit
PsychologyPSY 100 General PsychologyFoundations-Social Science
StatisticsMAT 110  StatisticsFoundations-Quantitative
Spanish Score of 4

Spanish Score of 5

SPA 301 Advanced Spanish I

SPA 302 Advanced Spanish II

Take SPA 302 To Complete Foreign Language

Completes Foreign Language Requirement

Spanish Literature & CultureSPA 380 Spanish Literature and CultureElective or Major Credit
Studio ArtART 185 Introduction to Studio ArtFoundation- Fine Arts
United States GovernmentPOL 101  US GovernmentFoundations-Social Science
United States HistoryHIS 152 US HistoryFoundations-Humanities
World HistoryHIS 135 World HistoryFoundations-Humanities

 

 

International Baccalaureate Policy

Six course units of credit are available for holders of an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma with superior performance (scores of 5 or higher) on at least three higher-level exams. Individual course credit is available for scores of 5 or higher on single higher-level IB course exams.

All exams scores should be sent to the Albright Admission Office or the Registrar’s Office after choosing to enroll at the College.