Advanced Placement

Advanced Placement Credit

Mars Hill University currently awards credit for Advanced Placement exams based on the following table. To receive credit for any exams taken, you must request the testing service to send your official test scores directly to Mars Hill University. Scores usually are received in late July, and we notify students in writing of the credit received.

ExaminationScoreCourse Credit & Hrs Awarded
Art History3ART405 3
Art Studio Drawing3ART201 3
Biology3BIO120 or NS 111 4
Biology4BIO120 & Elective 8
Calculus AB3 or 4MTH115 5
Calculus BC3 or 4MTH120 5
Chemistry3 or 4CHM113 4
Computer Science A or AB3CS 110 3
Economics (Micro or Macro)3ECO220 or ECO222 3
Eng/Lang Comp3ENG111 3
Eng/Lang Comp4ENG111, Elective 6
Eng/Lit Comp3ENG111 3
Eng/Lit Comp4ENG111, ENG200 6
Environmental Science3NS 112 4
French Language3FRN111 & FRN112 6
Geography3GEO221 3
German Language3 or 4GER111 & GER112 6
Government & Politics – US3PS 111 3
Government & Politics – US4PS 111 & Elective 6
History – US3HIS223 & HIS224 6
History-European3HIS200 3
History-World3HIS292 3
Music Theory3MUS111 3
Music Theory4MUS111 & MUS112 6
Physics B3PHY223 & PHY224 8
Psychology3PSY111 3
Spanish Language3 or 4SPA111 & SPA112 6
Statistics3MTH116 4