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Advanced Placement Scores

Records Office

In order for a student to receive credit for AP scores, the official score report must be submitted to the Office of Records for review. The student will then be notified of their status toward credit. See current catalog for more information.

Current recommendations from Millsaps Department Chairs are listed below regarding credit to be awarded and acceptable scores on the Advanced Placement exams administered by Educational Testing Service.

Subject Course Credit Core Credit AP Score
Art 4 hrs elective credit ---- 5,4
Biology Biology 1000 - 4 hrs Core 9 only 5,4
Chemistry Chemistry 1213,1223 - 4 hrs Core 9 only 5,4
Computer Science Computer 1010 - 4 hrs Core 9 only 5,4
Econ (Micro & Macro) Economics 2000 - 4 hrs ---- 5,4
English (Lit & Comp) 6 hrs elective credit- Counts for English Majors only
---- 5,4
English (Lang & Comp)

6 hrs General elective credit only

---- 5,4
Environmental Science ENVS 1100 - 4 hrs Core 9 only 5,4
French Lang French 2000 Language requirement 5,4,3*
German Lang German 2000 Language requirement 5,4,3*
Govt & Politics United States Political Science 1000 - 4 hrs Core 6 5,4
Govt & Politics Comparative 4 hrs elective credit ---- 5,4
History (US or European ) 6 hrs elective credit ---- 5,4
Human Geography Sociology-Anthropology 1100 - 4 hrs Core 6  
Latin - Catullus Latin 2140 Language requirement 5,4
Latin - Literature Special Topics 2750 - 4 hrs Language requirement 5,4
Latin - Virgil Latin 2120 Language requirement 5,4

Calculus AB

Math 1220 *** Core 8 5,4
Calculus BC Math 1220 & 2230 - 8 hrs *** Core 8 5,4
Statistics Math 1150 - 4 hrs *** Core 8 5,4
Music Theory Music 1000 - 4 hrs ---- 5,4
Physics B Physics 1003 - 4 hrs** Core 9 only 5,4
Physics C Physics 1003 & 1013 - 8hrs** Core 9 only 5,4
Psychology Psychology 1000 - 4 hrs Core 6 5,4
Spanish Language Spanish 2000 - 4 hrs Language Requirement 5,4,3*
 
* Credit will be given for a 3 with grade C or better in 2110.
** Cannot get credit for both Physics B & C.
*** Does not meet requirements for election to Phi Beta Kappa. See the Millsaps catalog.

Summary Notes
November 1993 - No AP credit can count for CORE 1 - 5
AP/Clep credit can count in the total number of letter graded hours.
Students can only receive 28 semester hours in AP/Clep credit.