Advanced Placement (AP) Course Equivalency Guide

Students should arrange to have their Advanced Placement exam records sent to Waubonsee. This guide describes the credits awarded based on Exam Title and corresponding score. A recording fee of $10 per credit hour applies.

Effective Fall 2017

Exam Title Accepted
Score
WCC Equivalent Course(s) Credits
Awarded
AP Seminar 3 Elective Credit 3
AP Research 3 Elective Credit 3
Art History 3 Elective Credit 3
Art History 4 ART 101, ART 102 6
Studio Art Drawing 3 Elective Credit 3
Studio Art Drawing 4 ART 120 3
Studio Art 2D Design 3 Elective Credit 3
Studio Art 2D Design 4 ART 110 3
Studio Art 3D Design 3 Elective Credit 3
Studio Art 3D Design 4 ART 111 3
Biology 3 BIO 100 3
Biology 4 BIO 100, BIO 120 7
Calculus AB 3 MTH 131 4
Calculus BC 2 MTH 131 4
Calculus BC 4 MTH 131, MTH 132 8
Chemistry 3 CHM 121 4
Chemistry 4 CHM 121, CHM 122 8
Chinese Language & Culture 3 CHN 101, CHN 102 6
Chinese Language & Culture 4 CHN 101, CHN 102, Elective Credit 12
Computer Science A 3 CIS 115 3
Computer Science Principles 3 CIS Elective 3
Economics-Macro 3 ECN 202 3
Economics-Micro 3 ECN 201 3
English Language and Composition 3 ENG 101 3
English Language and Composition 4 ENG 101, ENG 102 6
English Literature and Composition 3 ENG 101 3
English Literature and Composition 4 ENG 101, ENG 102 6
Environmental Science 3 GEO 240 3
French Language & Culture 3 FRE 101, FRE 102 6
French Language & Culture 4 FRE 101, FRE 102, FRE 201, FRE 202 12
German Language & Culture 3 GER 101, GER 102 6
German Language & Culture 4 GER 101, GER 102, GER 201, GER 202 12
Government & Politics: Comparative 3 PSC 220 3
Government & Politics: US 3 PSC 100 3
History-European 3 HIS 111, HIS 112 6
History-US 3 HIS 121, HIS 122 6
History-World 3 HIS 101, HIS 102 6
Human Geography 3 GEO 235 3
Japanese Language & Culture 3 JPN 101, JPN 102 6
Latin 3 Elective Credit 6
Latin 4 Elective Credit 12
Music Theory 3 MUS 121 3
Physics 1 3 PHY 111 4
Physics 2 3 PHY 112 4
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 PHY 222 5
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHY 221 5
Psychology 3 PSY 100 3
Spanish Language & Culture 3 SPN 101, SPN 102 6
Spanish Language & Culture 4 SPN 101, SPN 102, SPN 201, SPN 202 12
Spanish Literature and Culture 3 SPN 215 3
Statistics 3 MTH 107 3