University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA
Offers credit for AP Exams
Yes
Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: The University of Iowa offers credit for more than 30 Advanced Placement (AP) Program exams. You can earn 3 to 8 semester hours of credit per test, depending on the subject and your score. Have your scores sent to the University of Iowa, the score reporting number is 6681.
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 Iowa Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Art History 4 3 -
Biology 4 4 BIOL 1140
5 -- BIOL:1141
Calculus AB 4 4 MATH 1380, 1460, 1550 & 1850
Calculus BC 4 8 MATH 1380, 1460, 1550, 1850 & 1860
Calculus BC: AB Subscore 4 4 MATH 1380, 1460, 1550 & 1850
Chemistry 4 3 CHEM 1070
5 7 CHEM 1110
Chinese Language and Culture 4 3 -
Comparative Government and Politics 4 3 POLI 1400
Computer Science A 4 4 CS 1210 & 2110
Computer Science Principles 5 3 CS 1110
English Language and Composition 4 4 -
English Literature and Composition 4 3 ENGL 1200
Environmental Science 4 3 EES 1080 & ENVS 1080
European History 4 3 -
French Language and Culture 4 3 FREN 3000
German Language and Culture 4 3 -
Human Geography 4 4 GEOG 1010
Italian Language and Culture 4 3 -
Japanese Language and Culture 4 3 -
Latin 4 3 -
Macroeconomics 4 3 ECON 1200
Microeconomics 4 3 ECON 1100
Music Theory 3 3 MUS 1100 & 1200
4 4 MUS 1201
5 8 MUS 1201 & 1202
Physics 1 4 4 PHYS 1511
Physics 2 4 4 PHYS 1512
Physics B 4 8 PHYS 1511 & 1512
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 4 4 PHYS 1612
Physics C: Mechanics 4 4 PHYS 1611
Psychology 4 3 PSY 1001
Spanish Language and Culture 4 3 -
Spanish Literature and Culture 4 3 -
Statistics 4 4 STAT: 1010, 1020 & 1030
Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio 4 3 -
Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio 4 -- -
Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio 4 3 -
United States Government and Politics 4 3 POLI 1100
United States History 4 3 -
World History 4 3 -