AP Guidelines

Advanced Placement Credit Guideline

Pitt-Johnstown will accept Advanced Placement test scores. See the list below. If you have any questions, please contact the Pitt-Johnstown Registrar's Office.

AP Credits:

Art History

Score of 3, 4, or 5 = 3 credits for Fine Arts (No Equivalent)

Biology

Score of 4 = 4 credits for BIOL 0110, 0111
Score of 5 = 8 credits for BIOL 0110, 0120, 0111, 0121

Chemistry

Score of 3 or 4 = 4 credits for CHEM 0111
Score of 5 = 8 credits for CHEM 0111, 0112

Classics and Foreign Language

Score of 4 or 5 in Latin Prose = 3 credits for LATIN 0221
Score of 4 or 5 in Virgil = 3 credits for LATIN 0211
Score of 4 in French = 3 credits for FRENCH 0355
Score of 5 in French = 6 credits for FRENCH 0355, 0356
Score of 4 in French Literature = 3 credits for FRENCH 0321
Score of 4 in German = 3 credits for GER 1490
Score of 5 in German = 5 credits for GER 1490
Score of 4 in Spanish = 3 credits for SPANISH 0325
Score of 5 in Spanish = 6 credits for SPAN 0350, 0351

Computer Science

Score of 3, 4, or 5 s= 3 credits for CS 0015

Economics Micro

Score of 4 or 5 = 3 credits for ECON 0105

Economics Macro

Score of 4 or 5 = 3 credits for ECON 0115

Environmental Science

Score of 4 or 5 = 3 credits for GEOL 0086

English Comp

Score of 4 or 5 = 6 credits for ENGCOMP 0005, ENGLIT (No Equivalent)

Geography

Score of 4 or 5 in Human Geography = 3 credits for GEOL 0030

Government and Politics

Score of 4 or 5 in Comparative Government and Politics = 3 credits for PS 0302
Score of 4 or 5 in US Government and Politics = 3 credits in PS 0206

History

Score of 4 or 5 in American History = 3 credits for HISTORY 0610 or 0620
Score of 4 or 5 in European History = 3 credits for HISTORY 0120 or 0130
Score of 4 or 5 in World History = 3 credits for HISTORY (No Equivalent)

Mathematics AB

Score of 4 or 5 = 4 credits for MATH 0221

Mathematicvs BC

Score of 4 or 5 = 8 credits for MATH 0221, 0231

Music

Score of 3, 4, or 5 in Listening and Literature = 3 credits for MUSIC 0212
Score of 3, 4, or 5 in Theory = 3 credits in MUSIC 0100

Physics B

Score of 4 or 5 i= 4 credits for PHYS 0140

Physics C - Mechanics (Part 1)

Score of 4 or 5 = 4 credits for PHYS 0150

Psychology

Score of 4 or 5 = 4 credits for PSY 0200

Statistics

Score of 4 or 5 = 4 credits for STAT 1020