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Advanced Placement (AP) Credit

Sponsored by the College Entrance Examination Board, this program provides certain college-level courses and related advanced placement exams for top students at participating high schools. Missouri S&T will recognize advanced credit for the tests listed below.

 

AP EXAM / MINIMUM SCORE
SEMESTER HOURS
MISSOURI S&T EQUIVALENCY
Art History/3 3 Art 80
Biology/4 3 Biological Sciences 110
Biology/5 5 Biological Sciences 110 & 112
Calculus AB/4 or BC/3 4 Math 14 or 8 *
Calculus BC/4 8 Math 14 & 15 or Math 8 & 21 **
Chemistry/3 4 Chemistry 1
Chemistry/4 5 Chemistry 1 & 2
Chemistry/5 8 Chemistry 1, 2 & 3
English Language/3 3 English 20
English Literature/3 3 English 20
Environmental Science/4 3 Biological Sciences 151
European History/3 3 History 111, 112, 175 or 176
French Language/3 8 French 1 & 2
French Language/4 12 French 1, 2 & 80
French Literature/3 12 French 1, 2 & 80
French Literature/4 15 French 1, 2, 80 & 170
German Language/3 8 German 1 & 2
Government and Politics (United States)/4 3 Political Science 90
Government and Politics (Comparative)/4 3 Political Science 90
Human Geography/3 3 History 110
Macroeconomics/4 3 Econ 122
Microeconomics/4 3 Econ 121
Music Theory/4 4 Music 161
Physics B/4 3 Physics 31
Physics B/5 6 Physics 31 & 35
Physics C (Mechanics)/3 4 Physics 23
Physics C (Electr./Magnetism)/3 4 Physics 24
Psychology/3 3 Psychology 50
Spanish Language/3 8 Spanish 1 & 2
Spanish Language/4 12 Spanish 1, 2 & 80
Spanish Literature/3 12 Spanish 1, 2 & 80
Spanish Literature/4 15 Spanish 1, 2, 80 & 170
Statistics/4 3 Statistics 115
U.S. History/4 3 History 175 or 176
U.S. History/5 6 History 175 & 176
World History/4 3 History 111 or 112
World History/5 6 History 111 & 112

* Engineering majors will receive credit for MATH 14 (4 credit hours).
Non-engineering majors will receive credit for MATH 8 (5 credit hours).

** Engineering majors will receive credit for MATH 14 & 15 (4 credit hours each).
Non-engineering majors will receive credit for MATH 8 & 21 (5 credit hours each).


AP AND CLEP REGULATIONS

  • Any student having 90 semester hours or more of acceptable credit are not eligible for AP or CLEP subject exams.
  • AP credit will be awarded for high school students only.
  • An examination may not be repeated in an attempt to earn credit.
  • If there is not a Missouri S&T course equivalency for credit earned, elective credit will be applied as though transferred from another institution. Applies to the following exam: Art.
  • A score of 57 is required to receive credit for a CLEP exam.
  • At the time of the exam, present a photo ID and two checks - one for $72 payable to CLEP (will accept credit and debit) and one for $30 payable to Missouri S&T. (Cash or check; no student account billing.)