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Advanced Placement Exams

Students who have taken an Advanced Placement Exam (AP) and earned a score of three (3) or higher will receive transfer credit. AP Grade Reports are received from the College Board to FIT, if designated on the student's answer sheet. Visit AP Grade Reporting Services for more information.

The following lists the Fashion Institute of Technology equivalents* for AP exams as of September, 2014.

          NAME OF EXAM                                                                               FIT EQUIVALENT                               FIT GENERAL EDUCATION
Arts

AP Art History  HA111, HA112    G5 Western Civilization
AP Music Theory  MU203  G6 Arts
AP Studio Art: 2-D Design FA000, FA010  General elective only
AP Studio Art: 3-D Design FA00, FA010 General elective only
AP Studio Art: Drawing  FA000, FA010   General elective only
English

AP English Language and Composition   EN121**, EN020  G1 Basic Communication
AP English Literature and Composition  EN121**, EN030  G1 Basic Communication
History & Social Science

AP Comparative Government and Politics SS354  G4 Social Science
AP European History SS020    SS010  G4 Social Science
AP Human Geography SS000  G4 Social Science
AP Macroeconomics SS141 G4 Social Science
AP Microeconomics SS242 G4 Social Science
AP Psychology SS131 G4 Social Science
AP United States Government and Politics   SS251 G10 American History
AP United States History HI202, HI020  G10 American History
AP World History  SS151, HI000   G9 Other World Civilization
Math & Computer Science

AP Calculus AB  MA331   G2 Math
AP Calculus BC  MA331, MA332  G2 Math
AP Computer Science A  MG000  General elective only
AP Statistics     MA222   G2 Math
Sciences

AP Biology       SC121, SC020       G3 Natural Science
AP Chemistry SC143, SC000      G3 Natural Science
AP Environmental Science  SC253 G3 Natural Science
AP Physics SC111 G3 Natural Science
World Languages & Cultures

AP Chinese Language and Culture  CH111, CH112        G8 Foreign Language
AP French Language and Culture  FR111, FR112   G8 Foreign Language
AP German Language and Culture FL000    FL010  G8 Foreign Language
AP Italian Language and Culture IT111, IT112     G8 Foreign Language
AP Japanese Language and Culture  JA111, JA112    G8 Foreign Language
AP Latin      FL000, FL010   G8 Foreign Language
AP Spanish Language and Culture SP111, SP112   G8 Foreign Language
*Subject to changes.

**Students who score 3 or higher on both English AP exams will receive a total of 9 English credits.
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