Prior Learning

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Sources of Credit — AP

Unless otherwise noted, a score of 3 on any exam will receive 5 elective credits.

AP Exam AP Score Credit Awarded EWU Equivalent/Elective Credit
Art35General Elective
History of Art
4, 55ART 213
Studio Art: 2D Design
4, 55ART 107
Studio Art: 3D Design
3, 4, 55General Elective
Biology35BIOL 100
Biology4, 515BIOL 171, BIOL 172 and BIOL 173
Chemistry35CHEM 151
Chemistry410CHEM 151, and CHEM 152
Chemistry515CHEM 151, CHEM 152 and CHEM 153
Computer Science A3, 4, 55CSCD 210
Economics
Microeconomics
35General Elective
Microeconomics
4, 55ECON 200
Macroeconomics
35General Elective
Macroeconomics
4, 55ECON 201
English Language Comp3, 4, 55ENGL 101
English Literature and Comp3, 4, 5 5ENGL 170
Environmental Science3, 4, 55ENVS 100
Government and Politics
American
3, 4, 55POLI 100
Comparative
3, 4, 55POLI 203
History
European
3, 4, 55HIST 106
United States
3, 4, 55HIST 110
World History
3, 4, 55HIST 102 or HIST 103
Human Geography3, 4, 55GEOG 101
Mathematics
Calculus AB
3, 4, 55MATH 161
Calculus BC
3, 410MATH 161, and MATH 162
Calculus BC
515MATH 161, MATH 162, and MATH 163
Statistics
3, 4, 55MATH 121
Modern Languages and Literatures
Chinese Language
35CHIN 101
Chinese Language
410CHIN 101, and CHIN 102
Chinese Language
515CHIN 101, CHIN 102 and CHIN 103
Chinese Literature
3, 4, 55GNML 299
French Language
35FREN 201
French Language
410FREN 201 and FREN 202
French Language
515FREN 201, FREN 202 and FREN 203
French Literature
3, 4, 55FREN 299
German Language
35GERM 201
German Language
410GERM 201 and GERM 202
German Language
515GERM 201, GERM 202 and GERM 203
German Literature
3, 4, 55GERM 299
Italian Language
3, 4, 55GNML 298
Japanese Language
35JAPN 103
Japanese Language
45JAPN 201
Japanese Language
55JAPN 202
Japanese Literature
3, 4, 55JAPN 299
Latin Language
3, 4, 55GNML 298
Latin Literature
3, 4, 55GNML 299
Latin Literature and Latin: Virgil
3, 4, 55GNML 299
Russian Language
35GNML 298
Russian Language
410GNML 298
Russian Language
515GNML 298
Russian Literature
3, 4, 55GNML 299
Spanish Language
35SPAN 201
Spanish Language
410SPAN 201 and SPAN 202
Spanish Language
515SPAN 201, SPAN 202 and SPAN 203
Spanish Literature
3, 4, 55SPAN 299
Music35General Elective
Music Theory
33General Elective
Music Theory
44MUSC 101, and MUSC 104
Music Theory
57MUSC 101, MUSC 102, and MUSC 104
Physics35General Elective
Physics 1
3, 4, 55General Elective
Physics 2
3, 4, 55General Elective
Physics C (Mechanics)
35General Elective
Physics C (Mechanics)
4, 55PHYS 151, and PHYS 161
Physics C (Electricity and Magnetism)
35General Elective
Physics C (Electricity and Magnetism)
4, 55PHYS 153, and PHYS 163
Psychology3, 4, 55PSYC 100

Sources of Credit—International Baccalaureate IB Course Higher Level Exam

Minimum score 5

IB Course EWU Equivalent/Elective Credit Number of Credits
Art: Art/DesignART 1075
BiologyBIOL 171, BIOL 172 and BIOL 17315
EconomicsECON 200 and ECON 20110
HistoryHIST 1065
History of Africa
HIST 3155
History of the Americas
HIST 1105
History of Europe
HIST 1065
MusicMUSC 250, MUSC 251 and MUSC 2529
Physics: Higher LevelPHYS 131, PHYS 132, PHYS 133, PHYS 161, PHYS 162 and PHYS 16315
PsychologyPSYC 1005

Sources of Credit—CLEP

CLEP Course Minimum Score Number of Credits EWU Equivalent/Elective Credit
Biology: General Biology4915BIOL 171, BIOL 172 and BIOL 173
College Composition505ENGL 101
Principles of Marketing504MKTG 310
Economics
Principles of Macroeconomics
485ECON 201
Principles of Microeconomics
475ECON 200
Political Science, American475POLI 100
History
History of the U.S. I: Early Colonization to 1877
455HIST 110
History of the U.S. II: 1865 to Present
455HIST 110
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648
465HIST 105
Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present
475HIST 106
Humanities (General Exam)505HUMN 211
Mathematics
Calculus
455Mathematics Reasoning Proficiency
College Algebra
575MATH 114
College Mathematics
505MATH 107
Precalculus
575Mathematical Reasoning Proficiency
Psychology: Intro to Psychology475PSYC 100
Sociology: Intro to Sociology475SOCI 101