2019-2020 Academic Calendar Advanced Placement Course Comparability Guide

In order to receive transfer credit, an official Advanced Placement Grade Report, mailed directly from the College Board to the Office of Transfer Affairs, is required.

Credit is granted for AP exam scores of 4 or 5 in most subjects; scores of 3 are accepted in some areas.

Exam
Score
UVM Course Equivalent(s)
Credits
Art
History
4, 5
ARTH 005 (Western Art: Ancient-Medieval)
and
ARTH 006 (Western Art: Renaissance-Modern)
3.00

3.00
Studio: Drawing
4, 5
ARTS 001 (Drawing)
3.00
Studio: 2-D Design
4, 5
ARTS 0XX (1-99 level ARTS credit)
or
ARTS 012 (Perspectives on Art Making)
3.00
Studio: 3-D Design
4, 5
ARTS 003 (Three-Dimensional Studies)
3.00
Biology
  4
BIOL 0LX (1-99 Level Biology With Lab)
4.00
  5
BIOL 0LX (1-99 Level Biology With Lab)
8.00
Calculus
AB
4, 5
MATH 021 (Calculus I)
4.00
BC
3
MATH 021 (Calculus I)
4.00
BC
4, 5
MATH 021 (Calculus I)
and
MATH 022 (Calculus II)
4.00

4.00
Chemistry
  4
CHEM 031 (Introductory Chemistry I)
4.00
  5
CHEM 031 (Introductory Chemistry I)
and
CHEM 032 (Introductory Chemistry II)
4.00

4.00
Chinese Language And Culture
  3
CHIN 051 (Intermediate Chinese I)
4.00
  4, 5
CHIN 051 (Intermediate Chinese I)
and
CHIN 052 (Intermediate Chinese II)
4.00

4.00
Computer Science
A
4, 5
CS 021 (Computer Programming I)
3.00
Principles
4, 5
CS 0XX (1-99 Level Computer Science)
3.00
Economics
Macro
4, 5
EC 011 (Principles of Macroeconomics)
3.00
Micro
4, 5
EC 012 (Principles of Microeconomics)
3.00
English
Language/Comp
4, 5
ENGS 001 (Written Expression)
3.00
Lit/Comp
4, 5
ENGS 011 (Types of Literature)
3.00
Environmental Science
  3, 4, 5
ENSC 001 (Introduction to Environmental Sciences)
3.00
French Language
  3
FREN 051 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation I)
3.00
  4, 5
FREN 051 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation I)
and
FREN 052 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation II)
3.00

3.00
Geography, Human
  4, 5
GEOG 070 (Space, Place, and Society)
3.00
German Language
  3
GERM 051 (Intermediate German I)
3.00
  4, 5
GERM 051 (Intermediate German I)
and
GERM 052 (Intermediate German II)
3.00

3.00
Government and Politics
American
5
POLS 021 (American Political Systems)
3.00
Comparative
5
POLS 071 (Comparative Political Systems)
3.00
History
European
4, 5
HST 016 Modern Europe
3.00
United States
4, 5
HST 011 (US History to 1865)
and
HST 012 (US History since 1865)
3.00

3.00
World
4, 5
HST 009 (Global History to 1500)
and
HST 010 (Global History since 1500)
3.00

3.00
Italian Language
  3
ITAL 051 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation I)
3.00
  4, 5
ITAL 051 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation I)
and
ITAL 052 (Intermediate Reading and Conversation II)
3.00

3.00
Japanese Language and Culture
  3
JAPN 051 (Intermediate Japanese I)
4.00
  4, 5
JAPN 051 (Intermediate Japanese I)
and
JAPN 052 (Intermediate Japanese II)
4.00

4.00
Latin: Vergil
  3, 4
LAT 0XX (1-99 Level Latin)
3.00
  5
LAT 0XX (1-99 Level Latin)
and
LAT 0XX (1-99 Level Latin)
3.00

3.00
Music Theory
  4, 5
MU 009 (Music Theory Fundamentals)
3.00
Physics
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
3, 4, 5
PHYS 011 (Elementary Physics I)
4.00
Physics 2: Algebra-Based
3, 4, 5
PHYS 012 (Elementary Physics II)
4.00
C Mechanics
3, 4, 5
PHYS 011 (Elementary Physics I)
4.00
  4, 5
w/MATH 021
PHYS 031 (Physics for Engineers I)
or
PHYS 051 (Fundamentals of Physics I)
4.00

4.00
C Electricity/Magnetism
3, 4, 5
PHYS 012 (Elementary Physics II)
4.00
  4, 5
w/MATH 022
PHYS 125 (Physics for Engineers II)
or
PHYS 152 (Fundamentals of Physics II)
3.00

4.00
Psychology
  4, 5
PSYS 001 (General Psychology)
3.00
Research
  3, 4, 5
GNRL XXX (Need course material for further review)
3.00
Seminar
  3, 4, 5
GNRL XXX (Need course material for further review)
3.00
Spanish
Language
3
SPAN 051 (Intermediate Language Study I)
3.00
  4, 5
SPAN 051 (Intermediate Language Study I)
and
SPAN 052 (Intermediate Language Study II)
3.00

3.00
Literature
3, 4
SPAN 0XX (1-99 Level Spanish)
3.00
  5
SPAN 1XX (100 Level Spanish)
3.00
Statistics
  4
STAT 111 (Elements of Statistics)
3.00
  5
STAT 141 (Basic Statistical Methods)
3.00