Credit Policy for Advanced Placement (AP) Program
The Advanced Placement (AP) Program of the College Entrance Examination Board gives students the opportunity to pursue college-level studies while still in high school and to receive advanced placement and/or credit upon entering college. Southeast Arkansas College agrees to award credit for performance on the Advanced Placement of the College Entrance Examination Board using guidelines set forth by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education.
- Official examination scores must be sent to the Registrar's Office for evaluation.
- Institutional credit will be awarded and documented on the student's SEARK College transcript for AP scores of 3 or higher if the corresponding courses are offered by SEARK College. In order to maintain consistency and high academic standards in the state, no course credit may be awarded for an AP exam score below a three (3).
- Advanced Placement ACTS Courses. The following table maps AP exams to corresponding ACTS courses. AP exams without a corresponding ACTS course listed below should be awarded at the discretion of the institution.
|AP Exam||ACTS Course|
|Art History||ARTA1003 Art Appreciation|
|Biology||BIOL1004 Biology for Non-Majors|
|Calculus AB||MATH2405 Calculus I|
|Calculus BC||MATH2505 Calculus II|
|Chemistry||CHEM1004 Chemistry for General Education|
|Computer Science A||CPSI1003 Introduction to Computers|
|Computer Science Principles||CPSI1003 Introduction to Computers|
|English Language and Composition||ENG1013 Composition I|
HIST1213 Western Civilization I or
HIST1223 Western Civilization II
|French Language and Culture||FREN2013 French III|
|German Language and Culture||GERM2013 German III|
|Human Geography||GEOG1113 Human Geography|
|Macroeconomics||ECON2103 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|Microeconomics||ECON2203 Principles of Microeconomics|
|Music Theory||MUSC1003 Music Appreciation|
|Physics 1||PHYS2014 Algebra/Trigonometry-Based Physics I|
|Physics 2||PHYS2024 Algebra/Trigonometry-Based Physics II|
|Psychology||PSYC1103 General Psychology|
|Spanish Language and Culture||SPAN2013 Spanish III|
|Statistics||MATH2103 Introduction to Statistics|
|United States Government and Politics||PLSC2003 American National Government|
|United States History||
HIST2113 United Staes History I or
HIST2123 United Staes History II
HIST1113 World Civilizations I or
HIST1123 World Civilizations II
Please visit the Arkansas Department of Higher Education for the complete Advanced Placement (AP) Policy
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