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Advanced Placement Credit

CLEP

International Baccalaureate Credit

Advanced Placement Credit

PSU accepts Advanced Placement credit for scores of 3, 4 and 5.  AP credit is considered transfer credit and requires an official copy of student scores mailed directly to PSU from College Board. All AP credits are recorded as "Pass" credit.  Scores of 3 required unless higher score specified.

Art History

ART 288 Western Art History I

 

 

Biology (Score of 4 or 5)

BIOL 111,112 General Biology + Lab

 

Chemistry (Lecture only, score of 3)

CHEM 215 General Chemistry I

         (Lectures only, score of 4 or 5)

CHEM 215,225 General Chemistry I & II

 

Computer Science

CIS 240 C++ Programming

 

 

Economics

 

Microeconomics

ECON 200 Intro to Microeconomics

Macroeconomics

ECON 201 Intro to Macroeconomics 

 

 

English

 

Language/Composition

ENGL 101 English Composition

Literature/Composition(score of 3)

ENGL 113 General Literature

Literature/Composition (score of 4 or 5)

ENGL 113 General Literature and

ENGL 101 English Composition

Geography

 

Human Geography

GEOG 304 Human Geography

 

 

History

 

United States History

HIST 201 American History to 1865

(Score of 5) HIST 201 American History to 1865+
HIST 202 American Hitory from 1865

European History

HIST Elective

World History

HIST 101 World History to 1500

(Score of 5)

HIST 101+102 World History since 1500

 

 

Mathematics

 

Calculus AB

MATH 150 Calculus I

Calculus BC

MATH 150 + MATH 155 Calculus II

Statistics

MATH 143 Elementary Statistics

 

 

Music Theory

Music Elective(Student may request credit

 

Through Music Department placement test)

 

 

Physics B

PHYS 171+172 Physical Science + Lab

Physics C (Lecture only, score of 4 or 5)

PHYS 104 Engineering Physics

 

 

Psychology

PSYCH 155 General Psychology

 

 

Social Science

 

U.S. Government & Politics

POLS 101 U.S. Politics

Comparative Government & Politics

POLS 324 Intro to Comparative Politics

 

CLEP TRANSFER EQUIVALENTS

Required score of 50 or higher

CLEP                                                  PSU EQUIVALENT

ACCOUNTING

 

Principles of Accounting

ACCTG 201 Financial Accounting

 

 

BUSINESS

 

Principles of Marketing

MGMKT 330 Basic Marketing

 

 

ECONOMICS

 

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON 201 Intro to Macroeconomics

Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 200 Intro to Microeconomics

 

 

ENGLISH

 

College Composition

ENGL 101 English Composition

 

 

HISTORY

 

History of the United  States  I (to 1877)

HIST 201 American History to 1865

History of the United States II (since 1865)

HIST 202 American History since 1865

Western Civilization I (to 1648)

HIST 101 World History to 1500

Western Civilization II (1648 to present)

HIST 102 World History 1500 to present

 

 

MATH

 

College Algebra

MATH 113 College Algebra

Calculus

MATH 150 Calculus I

Pre-Calculus

MATH 126 Pre-Calculus

Trigonometry

MATH 122 Plane Trigonometry

 

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

 

American Government

POLS 101 U.S. Politics

 

 

PSYCHOLOGY

 

Introductory Psychology

PSYCH 155 General Psychology

Human Growth and Development

PSYCH 263 Developmental Psychology

 

 

SOCIOLOGY

 

Introductory Sociology

SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology

 

 

 

 

International Baccalaureate Credit Award Guide

Pittsburg State University

IB Course

Required Score

PSU Credit

Economics (HL)

5

ECON 201 Introduction to Macroeconomics

English (HL)

5 – 7*

ENGL 101 English Composition

History (SL)

4

HIST Elective (3 hours)

History (Europe) (HL)

4

HIST Elective (3 hours)

Math (SL)

5

MATH 113 College Algebra

Math (HL)

5

MATH 150 Calculus I

Physics (SL)

5

PHYS 171 and 172 Physical Science with Lab

Physics (HL)

5

PHYS 100 and 130 College Physics I with Lab

Psychology (SL)

5

PSYCH 155 General Psychology

Psychology (HL)

4

PSYCH 155 General Psychology

 *Score of H5:     Student is exempted from ENGL 101 and placed into Writing-to-Learn & ENGL 299 course sequence. The student must complete the initial WL class with a grade of C or higher to earn transcript credit for ENGL 101.  Enrollment sequence: Writing-to-Learn course (WL) & ENGL 101-40; WL; ENGL 299.

  Score of H6:      Student is exempted from ENGL 101 and placed into WL & ENGL 190 course sequence. The student must complete the initial WL course with a grade of C or higher to earn transcript credit for ENGL 101.  Enrollment sequence: WL & ENGL 101-40; ENGL 190; WL. Student does not take ENGL 299.

 Score of H7:       Option 1:  Same as score of H6.  Option 2:  Student may prove ability to write a research-based essay.  Successful completion of Option 2 exempts student from ENGL 101 & 299 and earns 3 hours of transcript credit for each (grade of A).  Enrollment sequence:  WL; WL.  Student does not take ENGL 101, 190, or 299.