Advanced Placement Credits

Entering students may receive Advanced Placement (AP) credit based on examination scores.
3=C,  4=B,  5=A.
Piedmont College accepts the following AP Credits:

AP Examination
Title
Minimum Grade
For Credit
Piedmont College
Equivalent
Semester
Hours
ART HISTORY 3 ART 301 & ART 302 6
BIOLOGY 3 BIO 101 & BIO 102 8
CALCULUS AB 3 MATH 211 4
CALCULUS BC 3 MATH 212 4
CHEMISTRY 3 CHEM 101 & 102 8
COMPUTER SCIENCE A 3 CIS 101 3
COMPUTER SCIENCE AB 3 CIS ELECTIVE 3
ECONOMICS: MACRO 3 ECON 221 3
ECONOMICS: MICRO 3 ECON 220 3
ENGLISH LANG & COMPOSITION 3 ENG 101 3
ENGLISH LIT & COMPOSITION 3 ENG 102 3
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE 3 BIO 207 3
EUROPEAN HISTORY 3 HIS ELECTIVE
(Europe 1450-Present)
3
FRENCH LANGUAGE 3 FRE 101 & 102 6
FRENCH LITERATURE 3 FRE LIT ELECTIVE 6
GERMAN LANGUAGE 3 GER 101 & 102 6
GOVERNMENT & POLITICS:
COMPARATIVE
3 PS ELECTIVE 3
GOVERNMENT & POLITICS: U.S. 3 PS 220 3
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY 3 SOC SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
LATIN: VIRGIL 3 Foreign Language Elective 6
LATIN LITERATURE 3 Foreign Language Lit
Elective
6
MUSIC THEORY 3 MUS THEORY ELECTIVE 3
PHYSICS B 3 PHY 211 & 212 8
PHYSICS C: Mechanics 3 PHY 211 4
PHYSICS C:
Electricity and Magnetism
3 PHY 212 4
PSYCHOLOGY 3 PSY 201 3
SPANISH LANGUAGE 3 SPA 101 & 102 6
SPANISH LITERATURE 3 SPA 340 & 341 6
STATISTICS 3 MATH 210 3
STUDIO ART: Drawing 3 ART 120 3
STUDIO ART: 2D Design 3 ART 130 3
STUDIO ART: 3D Design 3 ART 140 3
U.S. HISTORY 3 HIS 301 & 302 6
WORLD HISTORY 3 HIS 111 & 112 6