Revision: October 2013                SUNY OSWEGO:  ADVANCED PLACEMENT (AP) EXAM GENERAL EDUCATION EQUIVALENCY (subject to change)

                            Effective Through Fall 2013

Advanced Placement Exam Title

Exam

Score

Credit

Earned

Course Equivalency

General Education Category

Notes

Art History

3, 4, 5

3

ART 100 Introduction to Art

Fine & Performing Arts

Biology

3

4

BIO 101 General Biology

Natural Sciences

Biology

4, 5

4

BIO 120 Molecular and Cellular Foundations

Natural Sciences

May be used as BIO 120 or as 4 hours free elective credit hours in the major (depending on focus of AP course). BIO 120 as an option is recommended.

Calculus AB

3, 4, 5

4

MAT 210 Calculus I

Math

Calculus BC

3, 4, 5

8

MAT 210 Calculus I

MAT 220 Calculus II

Math

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Chemistry

3

4

CHE 101 Survey of Chemistry

Natural Sciences

Chemistry

4

4

CHE 111 General Chemistry

Natural Sciences

Chemistry

5

8

CHE 111 General Chemistry

CHE 212 General Chemistry

Natural Sciences

Arts & Science Elective Credit (or science requirement for science majors)

Chinese Language and Culture

3, 4, 5

6

CHI 101 Elementary Chinese

CHI 102 Continuing Elementary Chinese

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Computer Science A

3, 4, 5

3

CSC 212 Principles of Programming

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Economics – Macro

3, 4, 5

3

ECO 200 Principles of Macroeconomics

Social/Behavioral Sciences

Economics – Micro

3, 4, 5

3

ECO 101 Principles of Microeconomics

Social/Behavioral Sciences

English Language/Comp

3 

3 

ENG 101 Composition I

Arts & Science Elective Credit

 

English Language/Comp

4, 5

6

ENG 101 Composition I
ENG 102 Composition II

Arts &  Science Elective Credit

Writing                                                                 

A maximum of 6 credits is awarded only once with score of 4 or 5 if both ENG Lang/Comp and ENG Lit/Comp have been taken.   

English Literature/Comp

3

3

ENG 101 Composition I

Arts & Science Elective Credit

English Literature/Comp

4, 5

6

ENG 101 Composition I
ENG 102 Composition II

Arts &  Science Elective Credit

Writing                                                                    

A maximum of 6 credits is awarded only once with score of 4 or 5 if both ENG Lang/Comp and ENG Lit/Comp have been taken.   

Environmental Science

3

3

 A+S XXXX

Natural Sciences: AP Environmental Science

Environmental Science

4, 5

3

GEO 115 Environmental Sustainability

Natural Sciences

European History

3, 4

3

HIS 100 The West and the World to 1500

Western Civilization

 

European History

5

6

HIS 100 The West and the World to 1500

HIS 101 The West and the World, 1500-1900

Western Civilization

Arts & Science Elective Credit

French Language and Culture

3, 4, 5

6

FRE 101 Elementary French

FRE 102 Continuing Elementary French

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

French -  Literature

3, 4, 5

6

FRE 101 Elementary French

FRE 102 Continuing Elementary French

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

German Language and Culture    

3, 4, 5

6

GER 101 Elementary German

GER 102 Continuing Elementary German

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Advanced Placement Exam Title

Exam

Score

Credit

Earned

Course Equivalency

General Education Category

Notes

German - Literature

3, 4, 5

6

GER 101 Elementary German

GER 102 Continuing Elementary German

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Government & Politics – Comparative

3, 4, 5

3

A+S XXXX 

Social & Behavioral Sciences: AP Gov & Pol - Comparative

 

Government & Politics – US

3, 4

3

A+S XXXX 

Social & Behavioral Sciences: AP Gov & Pol - US

 

Government & Politics – US

5

3

POL 205 American Government & Politics

Social & Behavioral Sciences

 

Human Geography

3

3

GEG 100 Introduction to Geography

Arts & Science Elective Credit

May be used to satisfy Curriculum & Instruction Social Studies cognate requirement.

Italian Language and Culture

3, 4, 5

6

ITA 101 Elementary Italian

ITA 102 Continuing Elementary Italian

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

   

Japanese language and Culture

3, 4, 5

6  

JPN 101 Elementary Japanese

JPN 102 Continuing Elementary Japanese

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Latin: Vergil

3, 4, 5

3

A+S XXXX

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Music Listening

3, 4, 5

3

MUS 113 Introduction to Music Literature & History

Humanities

Music Theory

3

3

MUS 100 Fundamentals of Music Theory

Fine & Performing Arts

Music Theory

4, 5

3

MUS 200 Intermediate Music theory I

Arts & Science Elective Credit

MUS 200 in Music major or as A &S elective (non-music majors)

Physics B

3

4

PHY 111 College Physics I

Natural Sciences

Physics B

4, 5

8

PHY 111 College Physics I
PHY 212 College Physics II

Natural Sciences

Arts & Science Elective Credit (or science requirement for science majors)

Score of 4 or 5 required for credits to count toward science majors (core/cognates).

Physics C Mech

3

4

A+S XXXX

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Physics C Mech

4, 5

8

PHY 111 College Physics I
PHY 212 College Physics II

Natural Sciences
Arts &Science Elective Credit (or science requirement for science majors)

Score of 4 or 5 required for credits to count toward science majors (core/cognates).

Physics CE-M

3

4

A+S XXXX

Arts & Science Elective

Physics CE-M

 

4, 5

8

PHY 111 College Physics I
PHY 212 College Physics II

Natural Sciences

Arts & Science Elective (or science requirement for science majors)

Score of 4 or 5 required for credits to count toward science majors (core/cognates).

Special Note: Total credits that can be earned is 11 credits in Physics if more than one Physics AP exam is taken.

Psychology

3

3

A+S XXXX

Social & Behavioral Sciences: AP Psychology

Psychology

4, 5

3

PSY 100 Principles of Human Behavior

Social & Behavioral Sciences

 

Spanish - Language

3, 4, 5

6

SPA 101 Elementary Spanish

SPA 102 Continuing Elementary Spanish

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Advanced Placement Exam Title

Exam

Score

Credit

Earned

Courses Equivalency

General Education Category

Notes

Spanish - Literature  

3, 4, 5

6

SPA 101 Elementary Spanish

SPA 102 Continuing Elementary Spanish

Arts & Science Elective Credit

Foreign Language

Statistics

3, 4, 5

3

MAT 158 Introduction to Statistics A

Math

Studio Art: 2-D Design

3, 4, 5

3

ART 102 Topics in Traditional Media and Methods - 2D Design

Fine & Performing Arts

Studio Art: 3-D Design

3, 4, 5

3

ART 102 Topics in Traditional Media and Methods - 3D Design

Fine & Performing Arts

Studio Art: Drawing

3, 4, 5

3

ART 102 Topics in Traditional Media and Methods - Drawing

Fine & Performing Arts

Studio Art: General

3, 4, 5

3

ART 100 Introduction to Art

Fine & Performing Arts

U.S. History

3, 4

3

HIS 202 History of the United States to 1865

or

HIS 203 History of the United States since 1865

American History

 

HIS 202 will appear as default on the Degree Audit but may be changed to HIS 203 by advisor or registrar should student desire to take HIS 202 at Oswego.

U.S. History  

5

6

HIS 202 History of the United States to 1865

HIS 203 History of the United States since 1865

American History                                                                                    

World History

3, 4, 5

3

A+S XXXX

World Awareness (Humanitites):

AP World History

 

Credit can be used to meet C & I non-western core requirement for social studies concentration certification areas.

Information about the AP program may be obtained from:

SUNY Oswego

Office of Admissions

229 Sheldon Hall

Oswego, NY 13126

Tel. 315.312.2250

admiss@oswego.edu 

AP Services

P.O. Box 6771

Princeton, NJ 08541-6671

Tel. 607.771.7300 or 888.CALL-40AP

www.collegeboard.com

apexams@info.collegeboard.org