Advanced Placement

Stevens participates in the Advanced Placement (AP) program of the College Entrance Examination Board. You may receive college credit toward your degree for the following examinations and corresponding grades.

Send your official AP Exam scores to Stevens through the College Board.  The Stevens school code is 2819.   If you have any questions about your AP credit at Stevens, please contact the Admissions office at 800.STEVENS or E-mail us. The following table applies to students entering Stevens Fall 2014 and later:

AP EXAMINATION (GRADE)

STEVENS EQUIVALENT

CREDITS

Art History (4,5)

HAR 190

3

Biology (4,5)

CH 281 and CH 282

4

Chemistry (4,5)

CH 115, 116, 117, and 118

8

Chinese Language and Culture (4,5)

General Elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Computer Science A (4,5)

Computer Science (CS) majors will receive a CS elective and will be placed in CS 181 for the first semester; non-CS majors receive credit for E 115 or CS 105.

2 or 3

Economics - Macroeconomics (4,5)

BT 243

3

Economics - Microeconomics (4,5)

BT 244

3

English - Language & Composition (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

English - Literature & Composition (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

Environmental Science (4,5)

General Elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)   

3

French Langauge (4,5)

General elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

German Langauge (4,5)

General elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Government & Politics - Comparative (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

Government & Politics - U.S. (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

History - European (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

History - U.S. (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

History - World (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

Italian Language and Culture (4,5)

General elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Japanese Language and Culture (4,5)

General elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Latin - Literature (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3

Latin - Vergil (4,5)

General elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Mathematics - Calculus AB (4,5)

MA 121 and MA 122 OR MA 117

4 or 3

Mathematics - Calculus BC (4,5)

MA 121 and MA 122 OR MA 117

4 or 3

Physics C - Mechanics (4,5)

PEP 111

3

Physics C - E & M (4,5)

PEP 112

3

Psychology (4,5)

HSS 176

3

Russian Language and Culture (4,5)

General Elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Spanish Language (4,5)

General Elective (for engineering students), Elective (for majors other than engineering)

3

Spanish Literature (4,5)

Humanities course (100-level)

3