Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH
Offers credit for AP Exams
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Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: Beginning in the fall of 2014, Dartmouth will grant credit on entrance for AP or IB examinations, as well as offering exemptions and placement in some subject areas. Credit on entrance appears on the Dartmouth transcript, however it does not count towards the 35 credits required to graduate. This policy will apply to entering first-year students in the Class of 2018 and to transfer students who enroll in the fall of 2014.
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.

Dartmouth College Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Calculus AB 4 -- Math 3 credit
Calculus BC 4 -- Math 3 and Math 8 credit
Calculus BC: AB Subscore 4 -- Math 3
Chemistry 5 -- Chemistry 5
Computer Science A 4 -- Computer Science 1
Environmental Science 4 -- Environmental Studies 2
French Language and Culture 5 -- Foreign language
German Language and Culture 4 -- German 1 exemption, German 2 exemption
5 -- German 1 exemption, German 2 exemption, German 3 exemption
Human Geography 4 -- Exemption from Geography 1
5 -- Geography 1
Italian Language and Culture 5 -- Exemption from foreign language requirement
Latin 5 -- Exemption from foreign language requirement
Microeconomics 5 -- Economics 1
Music Theory 5 -- -
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 4 -- Physics 3 credit
Physics C: Mechanics 4 -- Physics 4 credit
Spanish Language and Culture 4 -- Exemption from foreign language requirement
Spanish Literature and Culture 4 -- Exemption from foreign language requirement
5 -- Exemption from foreign language requirement and Spanish 9 credit
Statistics 4 -- Math 10