AP and IB Credits

Below is information for LSA students receiving college credit for Advanced Placement test performance or International Baccalaureate (IB) credit. If you are not an LSA student, contact your academic advisor for your school's policies.

This information is good through the 2013-2014 academic year.

French

AP Credit

Examination

Score

Credit

Credit for Course

Course Placement

French Language 4 or 5 3 French 250X* French 235


* Students who earn a 4 or 5 on the AP exam in French Language have met the language requirement and will receive 3 credits at the 270-level for French 250X (Departmental). Students receiving credit for this exam must still take French 235 before enrolling in additional courses at the concentration/minor level.

IB Credit

International Baccalaureate (IB) guidelines

 

Italian

AP Credit

Examination

Score

Credit

Credit for Course

Course Placement

Italian Language 4 or 5 3 Italian 235* Any Italian course above 235


* course credits satisfy the language requirement

IB Credit

International Baccalaureate (IB) guidelines

 

Spanish

AP Credit

New Policy in effect for students who enter the University in fall 2011 and thereafter

Examination

Score

Credit

Credit for Course

Course Placement

Spanish Language

4

4

Spanish 277*

Any Spanish course numbered between 279 to 399; Spanish 287--Composition & Style recommended

Spanish Language

5

4

Spanish 277*

Any Spanish course numbered between 279-399

Spanish Literature

4 or 5

3

Spanish 373*

Any Spanish course numbered between 279 to 399 (the Spanish 277 prerequiste is waived)

Current Policy remaining in effect for students who entered the University before fall 2011

Examination

Score

Credit

Credit for Course

Course Placement

Spanish Language 4 or 5 3 Spanish 275* Spanish 276
Spanish Literature 4 or 5 3 Spanish 373* (3 cr) Any 300-level Spanish course (Spanish 275 & 276 prerequisites are waived)


* course credits satisfy the language requirement

IB Credit

International Baccalaureate (IB) guidelines