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Advanced Placement

* The information below is taken from the MTSU and UTK school website and is subject to change by each university.  This is for your information as you consider course selection at GHS and is by no means a binding agreement of course reciprocity at either MTSU or University of Tennessee Knoxville.  College admissions will make final decision of course substitution.

MTSU – AP Credit

MTSU participates in the Advanced Placement (AP) Program of the College Entrance Examination Board and grants appropriate semester hours credit to qualified students presenting official record of a grade of 3 or above on the appropriate CEEB examination. Semester hours credit in the amount carried by the course or courses from which the student is exempted by CEEB advanced placement examination will be awarded.   

  • Biology, four credits, in lieu of BIOL 1030/BIOL 1031 (Science major may receive credit for BIOL 1110/BIOL 1111, BIOL 1120/BIOL 1121 upon recommendation of chair, Department of Biology.)
  • Calculus AB, four credits, in lieu of MATH 1910
  • Chemistry, eight credits, in lieu of CHEM 1110/CHEM 1111, CHEM 1120/CHEM 1121
  • Comparative Government and Politics, three credits, in lieu of PS 1010
  • Computer Science A, four credits in lieu of CSCI 1170
  • Computer Science AB, four credits, in lieu of CSCI 2170*#
  • English Language and Composition, three credits in lieu of ENGL 1010
  • English Literature and Composition, three credits, in lieu of ENGL 1010
  • Environmental Science, three credits, in lieu of EST 2810
  • European History, three credits in lieu of HIST 1020
  • Foreign Languages and Cultures, six credits, in lieu of SPAN 1010 and SPAN 1020, FREN 1010 and FREN 1020, GERM 1010 and GERM 1020, LATN 1010 and LATN 1020
  • Human Geography, three credits, in lieu of GS 2010
  • Macroeconomics, three credits for ECON 2410
  • Microeconomics, three credits for ECON 2420
  • Music Theory, three credits, in lieu of MUTH 1000
  • Physics 1, four credits, in lieu of PHYS 2010/2011*
  • Physics 2, four credits, in lieu of PHYS 2020/2021*
  • Psychology, three credits, in lieu of PSY 1410
  • Statistics, three credits, in lieu of MATH 1530
  • S. Government and Politics, three credits, in lieu of PS 1005
  • S. History, six credits, in lieu of HIST 2010, HIST 2020
  • World History, six credits in lieu of HIST 1110, HIST 1120

*NOTE: A grade of 4 or above is required to receive credits

 

University of Tennessee Knoxville

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Credit

American History

4 or 5

History – United States 221–222

Biology

3

Biology 101

Biology

4

Biology 101–102

Biology

5

Biology 101–102 and Biology 160

Calculus AB

3

Math 125

Calculus AB

4

Math 141

Calculus AB

5

Math 147

Chemistry

4 or 5

Chemistry 120-130

Computer Science A

5

Computer Science 102

Computer Science Principles

5

Computer Science 100

Economics – Micro

3, 4 or 5

Economics 211

Economics – Macro

3, 4 or 5

Economics 213

English Language & Composition

4 or 5

English 101

English Literature & Composition

4 or 5

*Students admitted Fall 2016 and forward, credit for English 101.*Students admitted prior to Fall 2016, credit for English 101-102.

Environmental Science

3

Geology 201

Environmental Science

4 or 5

Geology 201–202

European History

4 or 5

History – Europe LD – 242

French Language and Culture

3

French 211–212

French Language and Culture

4 or 5

French 212–333

Government and Politics – Comparative Exam

2014 exams and prior 3,4 or 5*Exams taken in 2015 a score of 4 or 5 is required.

Political Science 102

Government and Politics – US Exam

2014 exams and prior 3,4 or 5*Exams taken in 2015 a score of 4 or 5 is required.

Political Science 101

Human Geography

4 or 5

Geography 121

Latin

3, 4 or 5

Classics 251–252

Music Theory – Aural Subscore

4

Music Theory 130

Music Theory – Aural Subscore

5

Music Theory 130, 140

Music Theory – Nonaural (written) Subscore

4

Music Theory 110

Music Theory – Nonaural (written) Subscore

5

Music Theory 110, 120

Physics I

4 or 5

Physics 221

Physics II

4 or 5

Physics 222

Psychology

3, 4 or 5

Psychology 110

Spanish Language or Literature

3

Spanish 211–212

Spanish Language or Literature

4

Spanish 212 and 300

Spanish Language or Literature

5

Spanish 300 and 305

Statistics

4 or 5

Statistics 201

Studio Art – General or Drawing Portfolio

N/A

No Credit Awarded

World History

4 or 5

History 261–262