Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
Offers credit for AP Exams
Yes
Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: Please note that credit awarded may vary based on the student's intended field of study. Vanderbilt's policy on Advanced Placement credit remains under ongoing review and is subject to change.
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.

Vanderbilt University Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Art History 4 6 HART 1110 & 1105
Biology 4 4 BSCI 1100/L
Calculus AB 5 4 MATH 1300
Calculus BC 3 4 MATH 1300 with an AB Subscore of 5
5 8 MATH 1300 & 1301
Calculus BC: AB Subscore 5 4 MATH 1300
Chemistry 5 8 CHEM 1601/L & 1602/L
Chinese Language and Culture 4 5 CHIN 2201
5 5 CHIN 2202
Comparative Government and Politics 4 3 PSCI 1101
Computer Science A 5 3 CS 1101
English Language and Composition 4 3 ENGL 1300W
English Literature and Composition 4 6 ENGL 1220W & 1230W
European History 4 3 -
French Language and Culture 4 6 FREN 2203 & 2501W
German Language and Culture 4 6 GER 2201 & 2202
Italian Language and Culture 4 6 ITA 2203 & 2501W
Japanese Language and Culture 4 5 JAPN 2201
5 5 JAPN 2202
Latin 4 3 LAT 2202
Macroeconomics 4 3 ECON 1010
Microeconomics 4 3 ECON 1020
Music Theory 5 3 MUTH 1200 *No course credit awarded for music majors
Physics 1 5 4 PHYS 1010/L *None of the credits awarded for Physics 1 shall count toward the major or the minor in Physics. No credit awarded for engineering students.
Physics 2 5 4 *None of the credit awarded for Physics 2 shall count toward the major or the minor in Physics. No credit awarded for engineering students.
Physics B 5 4 PHYS 1010/L
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 5 4 PHYS 1602/L
Physics C: Mechanics 5 4 PHYS 1601/L
Psychology 5 3 PSY 1200
Spanish Language and Culture 4 5 SPAN 2203
5 8 SPAN 2203 & 3302
Spanish Literature and Culture 4 5 SPAN 2203
5 8 SPAN 2203 & 3302
Statistics 4 3 MATH 1010 *No credit awarded for engineering students.
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 4 3 -
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 4 3 -
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 4 3 -
United States Government and Politics 4 3 PSCI 1100
United States History 4 3 -
World History 4 3 -