Marshall University

Huntington, WV
Offers credit for AP Exams
Yes
Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: Students cannot receive credit for a score below 3 on any exam. Students who do receive credit will be assigned the grade of CR which is not calculated into the GPA. All AP credit is counted as lower division credit and each academic department has its own policy on AP Exams.
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.

Marshall University Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Art History 3 3 ART 112 or 101
Biology 3 8 BSC 104 & 105
4 8 BSC 120 & 121
Calculus AB 3 5 MTH 132
4 8 MTH 130 & 229
Calculus BC 3 8 MTH 130 & 229
4 9 MTH 229 & 230
Chemistry 3 3 CHM 203
4 5 CHM 211 & 217
5 10 CHM 211, 212, 217 & 218
Comparative Government and Politics 3 3 PSC 105
Computer Science A 3 3 IST 264
Computer Science Principles 3 3 CS 105
English Language and Composition 3 3 ENG 101
4 6 ENG 101 & 201
English Literature and Composition 3 3 ENG 231
4 6 ENG 231 & 213
Environmental Science 3 4 -
European History 3 6 HST 102 & 103
French Language and Culture 3 6 FRN 101 & 102
4 9 FRN 101, 102 & 203
German Language and Culture 3 6 GER 101 & 102
4 9 GER 101, 102 & 203
Human Geography 3 3 GEO 100
Japanese Language and Culture 3 6 JPN 101 & 102
4 9 JPN 101, 102 & 203
Latin 3 3 LAT 204
Macroeconomics 3 3 ECN 253
Microeconomics 3 3 ECN 250
Music Theory 3 3 MUS 101
4 5 MUS 101 & 111
5 6 MUS 111,112 & 113
Physics 1 3 3 PHY 201
Physics 2 3 3 PHY 203
4 6 PHY 201 & 203
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 4 PHY 213
4 8 PHY 211 & 213
Physics C: Mechanics 3 4 PHY 211
Psychology 3 3 PSY 201
Spanish Language and Culture 3 6 SPN 101 & 102
4 9 SPN 101, 102 & 203
Spanish Literature and Culture 3 6 -
Statistics 3 3 MTH 225 or MGT 218
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 3 3 ART 214
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 3 3 ART 215
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 3 3 ART 217
United States Government and Politics 3 3 PSC 104
United States History 3 6 HST 230 & 231
World History 3 6 HST 101, 102 or 103 (two of the three)