Advanced Placement Program (AP Credit)

Russell Sage College recognizes achievements of secondary students who participate in the Advanced Placement Program (AP Credit) of The College Board. The following table defines the credit awarded for each of the exams.

Exam Score (minimum) Course Equivalent Cr.
Art History 3 ARH 206 3
Art: Studio Art - Drawing 3 AEM 101 3
Art: Studio Art - 2D 3 AEM 105 3
Art: Studio Art - 3D 3 AEM 106 3
Biology 4 BIO 101 4
Biology 5 BIO 101, BIO 102 8
Calculus AB or Subscore AB 3 Quantitative reasoning elective credit/MAT ELCT 3
Calculus AB or Subscore AB 4 MAT 201 4
Calculus BC 3 Quantitative reasoning elective credit/MAT ELCT 3
Calculus BC 4 MAT 202 4
Chemistry 3 CHM 111 & CHM 112 8
Computer Science A 3 CSI ELCT 3
Computer Science AB 3 CSI ELCT 3
Economics: Macro 3 ECO 201 3
Economics: Micro 3 ECO 202 3
English Language & Composition 3 HUM 112 (SCA) 3
English Language & Composition 4 ENG 101 (RSC) 3
English Literature & Composition 3 ENG 154 (SCA) 3
English Literature & Composition 4 ENG 101 (RSC) 3
Environmental Science 3 BIO ELCT (SCA) 4
Environmental Science 4 BIO ELCT (SCA) 8
Environmental Science 4 BIO 110 (RSC) 3
French Language 3 FRE 201 3
French Language 4 FRE 202 3
French Language 5 FRE 211 3
French Literature 3 FRE ELCT 3
French Literature 5 FRE 315 3
German Language 3 GER 201 3
Government & Politics: US 3 POL 101 3
Government & Politics: Comparative 3 POL 103 3
History: US 3 HST 105, HST 106 6
History: European 3 History elective credit/HST ELCT 3
History: World 3 History elective credit/HST ELCT 3
Human Geography 3 Elective credit in Social Science/SOC ELCT 3
International English Language [APIEL] 3 May substitute for TOEFL requirement 0
Latin: Virgule 3 Humanities elective credit/HUM ELCT 3
Latin: Literature 3 Humanities elective credit/HUM ELCT 3
Music Literature 3 Music elective/HUM ELCT 3
Music Theory 3 Music elective/HUM ELCT 3
Physics 1 3 PHY ELCT 3
Physics 1 4 PHY 101/PHY 101L 4
Physics 2 3 PHY ELCT 3
Physics 2 4 PHY 102/PHY 102L 4
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHY 101/PHY 101L 4
Physics C: Elec & Magnetism 3 PHY ELCT 3
Psychology 3 PSY 101 3
Spanish Language 3 SPA 201 3
Spanish Language 4 SPA 202 3
Spanish Language 5 SPA 211 3
Spanish Literature 3 SPA 201 3
Spanish Literature 5 SPA 315 3
Statistics 3 MAT 220 3