Advanced Placement Program (AP Credit)

Russell Sage College recognizes achievements of secondary students who participate in the Advanced Placement Program (AP) of The College Board. Academic departments and the Registrar administer specific AP policies. Note: credits earned through AP coursework transfers into Sage as credits from a 2-year school.

The following table lists approved exams and includes the minimum score required and credit awarded.

Exam Score (minimum) Course Equivalent Cr.
Art History 3 ARH 206 3cr.
Art: Studio Art - Drawing 3 AEM 101 3cr.
Art: Studio Art - 2D 3 AEM 105 3cr.
Art: Studio Art - 3D 3 AEM 106 3cr.
Biology 4 BIO 101/101L 4cr.
Biology 5 BIO 101/101L, BIO 102/102L 8cr.
Calculus AB or Subscore AB 3 MAT ELCT/Quant Reas credit 3cr.
Calculus AB or Subscore AB 4 MAT 201 4cr.
Calculus BC 3 MAT ELCT/Quant Reas credit 3cr.
Calculus BC 4 MAT 202 4cr.
Chemistry 3 CHM 111/111L 4cr.
Chemistry 5 CHM 111/111L & CHM 112/112L 8cr.
Computer Science A 3 CSI ELCT 3cr.
Computer Science AB 3 CSI ELCT 3cr.
Economics: Macro 3 ECO 201 3cr.
Economics: Micro 3 ECO 202 3cr.
English Language & Comp 4 WRT 101 3cr.
English Literature & Comp 4 ENG 154 3cr.
Environmental Science 3 BIO 110 3cr.
French Language 3 FRE 201 3cr.
French Language 4 FRE 202 3cr.
French Language 5 FRE 211 3cr.
German Language 3 GER 201 3cr.
Govt & Politics: US 3 POL 101 3cr.
Govt & Politics: Comparative 3 POL 103 3cr.
History: US 3 HST 105/HST 106 6cr.
History: European 3 HST ELCT 3cr.
History: World 3 HST ELCT 3cr.
Human Geography 3 SOC ELCT 3cr.
Music Literature 3 MUS ELCT 3cr.
Music Theory 3 MUS ELCT 3cr.
Physics 1 3 PHY ELCT 3cr.
Physics 1 4 PHY 101/101L 4cr.
Physics 2 3 PHY ELCT 3cr.
Physics 2 4 PHY 102/102L 4cr.
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHY 101/101L 4cr.
Physics C: Elec & Magnetism 3 PHY ELCT 3cr.
Psychology 3 PSY 101 3cr.
Spanish Language 3 SPA 201 3cr.
Spanish Language 4 SPA 202 3cr.
Spanish Language 5 SPA 211 3cr.
Spanish Literature 3 SPA 201 3cr.
Spanish Literature 5 SPA 315 3cr.
Statistics 3 MAT 220 3cr.