Admissions

AP Exam Credit

WCSU participates in the College Board Advanced Placement Program and awards college credit to entering students with qualifying scores. Applicants who seek advanced placement because they have taken one or more of the Advanced Placement Examinations should have the examination results sent to the Office of Admissions prior to enrollment.

A minimum score of 3 is required.

AP Class Western Credit Western Courses
2-D Art and Design 3 ART 121
3-D Art and Design 3 ART 266
Art Drawing 3 ART 141
Art History 6 ART 100, 101
Biology 8 BIO 103, 104
Chemistry 4 CHE 110
Classics 6 REG 100
Computer Science A 4 CS 140
Computer Science AB 4 CS 140
Environmental Science 4 BIO/ENV 156
Economics: Macro. 3 ECO 100
Economics: Micro. 3 ECO 101
English: Lang/Comp or English: Lit/Comp 6 WRT 101. 991W
French: Literature 6 FR 162, 164
French: Language 6 FR 162, 164
Geography or Human Geography 3 GEO 100
German 6 GER 162, 164
History: American 6 HIS 148, 149
History: European 6 HIS 186, 187
History: World 6 HIS 991
Italian 6 IT 162, 164
Mathematics: Calculus AB 4 MAT 181
Mathematics: Calculus BC 8 MAT 181, 182
Music Theory 3 MUS 990
Physics C: Mechanics
(score of 4 or 5 and presentation of laboratory materials to be approved by Dept. Chair)
Physics C:  Electricity and Magnetism
(score of 4 or 5 and presentation of laboratory materials to be approved by Dept. Chair)
PHY 110

 

PHY 111

Physics 1  (score of 3, 4 or 5)                                                          4

Physics 1 and Physics 2
(score of 4 or 5 and presentation of laboratory materials to be approved by Dept. Chair)

PHY 103

PHY 120, 121

 

Political Science: Govt. & Pol.US 6 PS 102, 991
Political Science: Govt. Pol. Comp. 6 PS 104, 991
Psychology 3 PSY 100
Spanish 6 SPA 162, 164
Statistics 3 MAT 120 or FIN 230