Advanced Placement Examination Course Credit Guidelines

Students must request that their official Advanced Placement Test results be sent to:
Office of Admissions
Central Piedmont Community College
PO Box 35009
Charlotte, NC 28235

The table below shows course credit that may be granted for specific exam results.

AP Examinations Score Required Hours Granted College Courses Credited
Art History33ART 111
American (US) History36HIS 131 & HIS 132
Amer Politics33POL 120
Art Studio Drawing 00No Credit
Biology34BIO 110 or BIO 111
Biology58BIO 111 and BIO 112
Calculus AB34MAT 271
Calculus BC38MAT 271 & MAT 272
Chemistry34CHM 151
Chemistry48CHM 151 and CHM 152
Comparitive Government & Politics33POL 210
Computer Science A33CIS 115
Computer Science AB33CSC 193
Computer Science Principles33CSC 122
English Language & Composition33ENG 111
English Literature & Composition33ENG 241
European History(3)(6)Do Not Offer (HIS 121, HIS 122)
French Language & Culture (or Language, older version)34FRE 111/181
French Language & Culture (or Language, older version)48FRE 112/182 and 211/281
French Language & Culture (or Language, older version)58FRE 211/281 and 212/282
French Literature (older version)38FRE 211/281 and 212/282
German Language & Culture (or Language, older version)34GER 111/181
German Language & Culture (or Language, older version)48GER 112/182 and 211/281
German Language & Culture (or Language, older version)58GER 211/281 and 212/282
German Literature (older version)38GER 211/281 and 212/282
Human Geography33GEO 111
Macroeconomics33ECO 252
Microeconomics33ECO 251
Music Listening/Literature (older version)33MUS 110
Music Theory34MUS 121
Physics 134PHY 151
Physics 234PHY 152
Physics B38PHY 151 and 152
Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism34PHY 252
Physics C: Mechanics34PHY 251
Psychology33PSY 150
Spanish Language & Culture (or Language, older version)34SPA 111/181
Spanish Language & Culture (or Language, older version)48SPA 112/182 and 211/281
Spanish Language & Culture (or Language, older version)58SPA 211/281 and 212/282
Statistics34MAT 152
United States Government & Politics33POL 120
United States History36HIS 131 and 132
World History38HIS 111 and 112