Advanced Placement Credit

A maximum of eight (8) semester credits per course will be awarded for one-year high school Advanced Placement courses.

Credit for AP exams is granted as transfer credit from the Educational Testing Service (ETS). Original documentation from ETS is required and the credits are evaluated according to NNU standards.

College credit will be granted on the basis of scores 3, 4, or 5 made on the Advanced Placement Examination of the College Entrance Board. 

Credit will be granted as follows:

Test Name NNU Equivalent Credit
History of Art ARDE1010 Survey of Art and Music 3
  Music Literature Elective 3
Music Literature Elective MUSC1010 Survey of Art and Music 3
Music Theory MUSC1200 Music Theory I 3
  MUSC1220 Music Theory II 3
Biology BIOL2220 General Biology I and Lab (with a score of 3) 4
  BIOL2220 and BIOL2230 and Labs (with a score of 4 or 5) 8
*Chemistry CHEM2210 General Chemistry I and Lab 4
*Calculus AB MATH2510 Calculus 1 4
*Calculus BC MATH2510 Calculus 1 4
Computer Science Principles COMP1220 Introduction to Computer Science 3
*Computer Science A COMP2220 Computer Programming I and Lab 4
Environmental Science BIOL1040 Environmental Science and Lab 4
*Physics 1 PHYS1110 College Physics I and Lab 4
*Physics 2 PHYS1120 College Physics II and Lab 4
*Physics C: Mechanics PHYS2110 Physics for Sci and Engr I and Lab 4
*Physics C: Elect & Mag PHYS2120 Physics for Sci and Engr II and Lab 4
English Lang./Comp. ENGL1020 English Composition 3
  English Elective Credit 3
English Lit./Comp. ENGL1020 English Composition 3
  Literature Elective 3
Microeconomics ECON2410 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Macroeconomics ECON2420 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
US Government and PS POLS1010 American National Politics 3
  Political Science Elective 3
U. S. History HIST2030 Conflict and Consensus: Am Hist to 1877 3
  U. S. History Elective 3
World History Two World History Electives 6
French Language FREN1010 6
French Literature FREN1010 6
German Language One Language Elective 6
Latin One Language Elective 6
Psychology PSYC1550 Introduction to Psychology 3
Spanish Language SPAN1010 Elementary Spanish 6
Spanish Literature SPAN1010 Elementary Spanish 6
Statistics MATH2240 Elementary Statistics 3

*Must have a score of 4 or 5 to receive credit.