University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL
Offers credit for AP Exams
Yes
Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: All AP credit is recorded on the transcript with a grade of "P". AP credits may not be used in repeating a course. No more than 45 semester hours of alternative credit may be applied toward a degree. Credit will only be posted to the transcript of UAB undergraduate admitted, degree-seeking students. An offical AP transcript must be sent to UAB for credit to be posted.
For more information, view the credit policy on this college's website.

Additional restrictions and requirements may apply to the policy listed below. For more detailed information, visit the college's AP policy on the Web or contact the college directly.

University of Alabama at Birmingham Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Art History 5 3 ARH 204
Biology 4 4 BY 123
Calculus AB 3 3 MA 109
4 4 MA 125
Calculus BC 3 4 MA 125
4 8 MA 125, MA 126
Chemistry 4 6 CH 115, CH 117
5 8 CH 115, CH 116, CH 117, CH 118
Chinese Language and Culture 3 3 CHI 101
4 6 CHI 101, CHI 102
5 9 CHI 101, CHI 102, CHI 201
Comparative Government and Politics 3 3 PSC 102
Computer Science A 3 4 CS 103
Computer Science Principles 4 4 CS 103
English Language and Composition 4 3 EH 101
5 6 EH 101, EH 102
English Literature and Composition 4 3 EH 216 or EH 212
Environmental Science 4 3 ENV 108
European History 3 3 HY 102
French Language and Culture 3 4 FR 101
4 8 FR 101, FR 102
5 11 FR 101, FR 102, FR 201
German Language and Culture 3 4 GN 101
4 8 GN 101, GN 102
5 11 GN 101, GN 102, GN 201
Human Geography 3 3 FLL 120
Italian Language and Culture 3 3 ITL 101
4 6 ITL 101, ITL 102
5 9 ITL 101, ITL 102, ITL 201
Japanese Language and Culture 3 3 JPA 101
4 6 JPA 101, JPA 102
5 9 JPA 101, JPA 102, JPA 201
Latin 3 3 Core Area II Elective
Macroeconomics 3 3 EC 211
Microeconomics 3 3 EC 210
Music Theory 3 4 MU 221, MU 224
Physics 1 3 4 PH 201
Physics 2 3 4 PH 202
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 4 4 PH 222
Physics C: Mechanics 4 4 PH 221
Psychology 3 3 PY 101
Spanish Language and Culture 3 4 SPA 101
4 8 SPA 101, SPA 102
5 11 SPA 101, SPA 102, SPA 201
Spanish Literature and Culture 5 3 SPA 300
Statistics 3 3 MA 180
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 4 3 ARS 101
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 4 3 ARS 102
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 4 3 ARS 100
United States Government and Politics 3 3 PSC 101
United States History 3 6 HY 120, HY 121
World History 3 6 HY 104, HY 105