Advance Placement (AP) Exams Accepted for Credit

Hudson Valley Community College grants credit for AP Exams based on minimum scores as noted below.

If non-equivalent courses (numbered 900) qualify as a Liberal Arts and Sciences, SUNY General Education or lab science course, the qualifications are noted.

AP Exam Min. Score Course(s) Credits
Art History 3 ARTS 100 & ARTS 101 6
Biology
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Science course
• SUNY General Education Natural Science course
• lab science course
3 BIOL 900 3
Calculus AB 3 MATH 165 4
4 MATH 180 4
Calculus BC
(AB subscore is also eligible for credit)
3 MATH 180 4
4 MATH 180 & MATH 190 8
Chemistry
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Science course
• SUNY General Education Natural Science course
• lab science course
3 CHEM 900 3
Chinese Language and Culture 3 CHNS 100 3
4 CHNS 100 & 101 6
5 CHNS 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
Comparative Government & Politics 3 POLS 101 3
Computer Science A 3 CISS 110 4
4 CISS 110 & CISS 111 8
Computer Science Principles 3 CISS 900 3
English Language and Composition 3 ENGL 101/107 3
4 ENGL 101/107 & ENGL 102/108 6
English Literature and Composition 3 ENGL 101/107 3
4 ENGL 101/107 & ENGL 104/108 6
Environmental Science
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Science course
• SUNY General Education Natural Science course
• lab science course
3 BIOL 900 3
European History 3 HIST 100 & HIST 101 6
French Language and Culture 3 FREN 100 3
4 FREN 100 & 101 6
5 FREN 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
German Language and Culture 3 GERM 100 3
4 GERM 100 & 101 6
5 GERM 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
Human Geography
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Social Science course
• SUNY General Education Social Science course
3 YGEO 900 3
Italian Language and Culture 3 ITAL 100 3
4 ITAL 100 & 101 6
Japanese Language and Culture 3 JAPN 100 3
4 JAPN 100 & 101 6
Latin 3 LATN 100 3
4 LATN 100 & 101 6
Macroeconomics 3 ECON 100 3
Microeconomics 3 ECON 101 3
Music Theory
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Humanities course
• SUNY General Education Humanities course
3 MUSC 900 3
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Science course
• SUNY General Education Natural Science course
• lab science course
3 PHYS 900 3
4 PHYS 140 4
Physics 2: Algebra-Based
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Science course
• SUNY General Education Natural Science course
• lab science course
3 PHYS 900 3
4 PHYS 141 4
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 PHYS 151 4
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHYS 150 4
Psychology 3 PSYC 100 3
Spanish Language and Culture 3 SPAN 100 3
4 SPAN 100 & 101 6
5 SPAN 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
Spanish Literature and Culture
Qualifications:
• Liberal Arts and Sciences Humanities course
• SUNY General Education Foreign Language course
3 SPAN 900 3
4 SPAN 900 & 901 6
Statistics 3 BADM 220 or MATH 135 4
Studio Art: 2-D Design 3 ARTS 115 3
Studio Art: 3-D Design 3 ARTS 900 3
Studio Art: Drawing
Qualifications:
• SUNY General Education Arts course
3 ARTS 900 3
United States Government and Politics 3 POLS 105 3
United States History 3 HIST 110 & HIST 111 6
World History 3 HIST 135 3

Last updated Feb. 21, 2019

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