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Advanced placement credit or exemption from specific degree requirements may be granted by UNCG. Students should contact their secondary school counselors regarding dates and local test centers.

College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Program
Secondary school students enrolled in AP courses may receive college credit by taking AP examinations upon completion of the courses and forwarding the results to the Office of Admissions for evaluation. You might also visit the ETS Web site.

Advanced Placement Exam

Exam Score
Req

Hours
Granted

Courses
Art History 4 3* Course to be determined
Biology 3 4 BIO 105, 105L
Biology 4 8 BIO 111, 112
Chemistry 3 4 CHE 111, 112 after completion
of CHE 114/115
Chemistry 4 7 CHE 111, 112, 114 after completion of CHE 115
Computer Science AB 3 3 CSC 130
Computer Science AB 4 6 CSC 130, 230
Computer Science A 4 3 CSC 130
Economics - Macro 4 3 ECO 202
Economics - Micro 4 3

ECO 201

English - Lang & Comp 3 3

ENG 101

English - Lang & Comp 4 6 ENG 101, 102
English - Lang & Comp 5

6

ENG 101, 102, 104
English - Lit & Comp 3 3

ENG 104

English - Lit & Comp 4 6

ENG 101, 104W

English - Lit & Comp 5 6

ENG 101, 102, 104W

European History 3 6

HIS 222 & HIS Elective

Environmental Science 3 4 BIO 105, 105L
French Language 4 6

FRE 203, 204

French Language 3 3

FRE 203

French Literature 4 6

FRE 301, FRE elective

French Literature 3 -

Exemption, no credit

German Language 4 6

GER 203, 204

German Language 3 3

GER 203

Gov & Politics: Amer 3 3

PSC 100

Gov & Politics: Comparatve 3 3

PSC 260

Latin - Vergil 3 3 LAT 203, after completion of
LAT 204 with C- or better
Latin - Vergil 4 3 LAT 204, after completion of advanced level LAT course
with C- or better
Latin Literature 3 3

LAT 203, after completion of
LAT 204 with C- or better

Latin Literature 4 3 LAT 204, after completion
of advanced level LAT course with C- or better
Mathematics - Calculus AB 3 3 MAT 191
Mathematics - Calculus AB 4 6 MAT 191, 292
Mathematics - Calculus BC 3 6 MAT 191, 292
Music Theory 3 3

MUS 101, 105

Music Theory 4 6

MUS 101, 102, 105, 106

Physics B 4 8

PHY 211, 212, 251, 252

Physics C 4 8

PHY 291, 292, 251, 252

Psychology 3 3

PSY 121

Spanish Language 4 6

SPA 203, 204

Spanish Language 3 3

SPA 203

Spanish Literature 4 6 SPA 305, SPA elective
Spanish Literature 3 -

Exemption, no credit

Statistics 3 3

STA 108

Statistics 5 3

STA 271

Studio Art: Gen Portfolio 3 2

ART elective

Studio Art: Drawing 3 2

ART elective

United States History 3

6

HIS 211, 212

* Examination papers will be read by the department to determine exemption.
** Amount of credit or exemption to be determined by faculty interview.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Program
Listed below is the credit associated with scores on the International Baccalaureate Higher Level Examinations. The Admissions Office at UNCG receives the IB scores and assigns the appropriate credit hours. Students should request that their test scores be sent to UNCG. Students will be notified in writing of the credit they receive. You might also visit the IB Web site or call 212/889-9242. Scores must be requested in written form by contacting International Baccalaureate of North America, 200 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 20016.

International Baccalaureate IB Exams

Exam Min Score

Hours Awarded

Courses
IB Biology-Higher level 5 8

BIO 111 & 112

IB Chemistry-Higher level 5 8

CHE 111/112 and CHE 114/115

IB English A1 4,5 6

ENG 101 & 104W

IB English A1 6,7 6* ENG 101 & 104W*
IB French A1-Higher level 5 6

FRE 203 & 204

IB French A1-Higher level 6,7 6

FRE 204 & 301

IB French A1-Subsidiary level 6 6

FRE 203 & 204

IB French A1-Subsidiary level 7 6

FRE 204 & 301

IB French B-Higher level 5 6

FRE 203 & 204

IB French B-Higher level 6,7 6

FRE 204 & 301

IB French B-Subsidiary level 6 6

FRE 203 & 204

IB French B-Subsidiary level 7 6

FRE 204 & 301

IB German A1 5 9

GER 203 & 204 & GER 301

IB German B 5 6

GER 203 & 204

IB History 5 6

HIS 217, 218

IB Mathematics 5 -

Contact Mathematical Sciences Dept

IB Physics 5 8

PHY 211, 212, 251 & 252

IB Social Anthropology 5 6 ATY 213 & elective ATY credit
IB Psychology 4 3

PSY 121

IB Spanish A1-Higher level 5 6

SPA 203 & 204

IB Spanish A1-Higher level 6,7 6 SPA 204 & 301
IB Spanish A1-Subsidiary level 6 6

SPA 203 & 204

IB Spanish A1-Subsidiary level 7 6

SPA 204 & 301

IB Spanish B-Higher level 5 6

SPA 203 & 204

IB Spanish B-Higher level 6,7 6

SPA 204 & 301

IB Spanish B-Subsidiary level 6 6

SPA 203 & 204

IB Spanish B-Subsidiary level 7 6

SPA 204 & 301

* Contact Director of Undergraduate Studies in English for one more English
course at the 200-level to be awarded in consultation with the department.



College Board SAT II: Subject Tests
Those who have strong academic preparation are encouraged to take one or more of the exams listed below. Examination dates are available in secondary school counseling centers or by writing to College Board SAT Program, Princeton, NJ 08541, phone number 609/771-7600. You might also visit the ETS Web site.


College Board SAT II: Subject Tests

Exam Original Score* Recentered Score

Hours Granted

Courses

American History 700-800 750-800 6

HIS 211, 212, after completion of 6 hours of history at 200 or 300 level with at least a 2.0 avg

American History 650-699 700-749 6
English Composition 700-800 n/a 3 ENG 101
English Composition 650-699 n/a - Exemption from ENG 101
English Literature 700-800 750-800 3 ENG 212
English Literature 650-699 700-749 - Exemption from ENG 212
European History 700-800 n/a 6

WCV 101,102

Foreign Language 550-800 570-800 3 Foreign Language 204 Intermediate level met.
World History n/a 750-800 6 WCV 101,102
Writing n/a 760-800 3

ENG 101

Writing n/a 710-759 -

Exemption from ENG 101

* For tests taken before March, 1995


College Level Examination Program
(Subject Examinations Only)

The College Board offers these examinations at permanent test centers throughout the United States. Test center information can be obtained from secondary school counselors or by writing to C.L.E.P., Box 6600, Princeton, NJ 08541. The test is designed for persons who have done college-level work outside college and can successfully demonstrate what they know. You might also visit the ETS Web site.


College Level Examination Program
(Subject Exams Only)

Exam Essay Required Minimum Score

Hours Granted

Courses

Accounting, Introductory Yes* 50 6 ACC 201, 202
American Literature Yes* 50 6 ENG 251, 252
Biology No 50 8

BIO 111, 112

Information Systems No 57 3

CSC 101 & Computer Applic

College Algebra No 55 3

MAT 150

Trigonometry No 61 3

MAT 151

College Algebra/Trig No 58 3

MAT 151

Calculus, Introductory No 50 6

MAT 191, 292

Chemistry, General No 50 6

CHE 111, 114

Economics, Introductory Yes** 50 6

ECO 201, 202

College Composition Yes* 50 3

ENG 101

English Literature Yes* 50 6

ENG 211, 212

Foreign Language No 50 6

Foreign Language 203, 204

Psychology, Introductory No 52 3

PSY 121

Sociology, Introductory No 50 3

SOC 101

* An "Excellent" rating on the essay is required.
** A grade of "C" or better on the essay is required.

 
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