May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

Advanced Placement Credit Table


Official AP Score reports must sent directly from College Board to the University of Maine for processing.  

A minimum score of 3 is required unless otherwise noted.  

AP Exam Required Scores UM Equivalent Credits Earned Gen Ed Satisfied Exceptions
African American Studies  3 to 5 HTY 100X 3 Social Cont/West Cult  
Art: Drawing 3 to 5       Based on portfolio review by the Art Department
Art: 2D Art & Design 3 to 5       Based on portfolio review by the Art Department
Art: 3D Art & Design 3 to 5        Based on portfolio review by the Art Department
Art:  Art History  4 to 5 ARH 100 3 Cult Div/Artistic & Creat Exp  
Biology 3 BIO 100 4 Lab Science Students in Biology, Botany, Medical Laboratory Sciences or Zoology who have a score of 3 will not receive credit for BIO 100.  However, they will receive credit for BIO 100 and BIO 200 if they have a score of 4 or 5.
4 to 5 BIO 100/200 8 Lab Science
Calculus AB 3 to 5 MAT 126 4 Quantitative Lit  
Calculus BC MAT 126/127 8 Quantitative Lit
Chemistry  4 CHY 121/123 4 Lab Science  
Chemistry 5 CHY 121/123 & CHY122/124 8 Lab Science  
Computer Science A 3 or 4  COS 120 3 Quantitative Lit  
Computer Science A 5 COS 125 4

Quantitative Lit

 

Computer Science Principles

3 to 5 COS 120 3 Quantitative Lit  
Economics: Macro 3 to 5 ECO 121 3 Social Contexts  
Economics: Micro ECO 120 3 Social Contexts  
English Language & Composition 3 ENG 101 3   English Language and English Literature have the same equivalents.
4 to 5 ENG 101 3  
ENG 129 3 Writing Intensive
English Literature & Composition 3 ENG 101 3  
4 to 5 ENG 101 3  
ENG 129 3 Writing Intensive
Environmental Science  3 to 5 EES 100 3 Pop & Environ  
Foreign Lang:  Chinese Language and Culture CHI 200X 6 Cultural Diversity  
Foreign Lang: French Language and Culture FRE 201/202 6 Cult Div/Wrt Intn  
Foreign Language: German Language and Culture GER 203/204 6 Cultural Diversity  
Foreign Language: Latin  MLC 200X 6 Cultural Diversity  
Foreign Language: Spanish Language and Culture SPA 203/204 6 Cult Div/Wrt Intn  

Foreign Language: Spanish Literature

SPA 307 3 West Cult/Cult Div/Wrt Intn  
SPA 308 3 Cultural Diversity  
Government & Politics: Comparative POS 241 3 Social Cont/Cult Div  
Government & Politics:  U.S. POS 100 3 Social Contexts  
History, European HTY 105/106 6 West Cult/Soc Cont  
History, U.S. HTY 103/104 6 West Cult/Soc Cont  
History, World HTY 100X 3 Cultural Diversity  
Human Geography GEO 200X 3 Cult Div/Pop & Env  
Music Theory MUY 101 3 Artistic & Creat Exp  
Music Theory 5   4   By special arrangement with the Music Department
Physics 1 3 to 5 PHY 107 or 111 4 Lab Science Students in the Engineering majors are required to take UMaine PHY 121 and 122 and would meet those requirements with AP Physics C-Mechanics and Physics C-Elect/Magnetism.
Physics 2 PHY 108 or 112 4 Lab Science
Physics B PHY 111/112 8 Lab Science
Physics C: Elec & Magnt PHY 122 4 Lab Science  
Physics C: Mechanics PHY 121 4 Lab Science
Pre-Calculus  MAT 122 4 Quantitative Lit  
Psychology PSY 100 3 Social Contexts  
Statistics STS 132 3 Quantitative Lit