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AP, IB & Cambridge Credit

Student Studying On-Campus

Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB) and Cambridge Advanced A/AS exams are a great way to earn college credit in high school.

Send your scores to ODU through the College Board using the CEEB code: 005126. Freshman applicants may also have scores indicated on their high school transcript.


Course Equivalencies

Test Score Course Credits
Art: History of 3 ARTH 121A 3
4 ARTH 211 or 212 3
5 ARTH 211 & 212 6
Art: Studio 3, 4, 5 Credits awarded by department
Art: Drawing 3, 4, 5 Credits awarded by department
Art: Studio Art - Design 4, 5 Credits awarded by department
Biology 3 BIOL 108N, 115N, 109N or 116N 4
4, 5 BIOL 115N & 116N 8
Chemistry 3

CHEM 105N & 106N
or CHEM 121N & 122N

4
4,5

CHEM 121N & 122N
and CHEM 123N & 124N

8
Computer Science 3, 4, 5 CS 149 3
Economics: Macro 3, 4, 5 ECON 201S 3
Economics: Micro 3, 4, 5 ECON 202S 3
English Language & Composition 3, 4, 5 ENGL 110C 3
English Literature & Composition
3, 4, 5 ENGL 112L 3
Environmental Science 3, 4, 5 SCI 1ELE 3
European History 4 History 102H 3
5 HIST 102H & HSP 1REQ 6
Arabic
3
111F
6
4
212F 6
5
212F & 3ELE
6
Chinese
3
111F
6
4
212F 6
5
212F & 3ELE
6
French
3 FR 201 3
4 FR 201 & 202 6
5 FR 202 & 3ELE 6
German
3 GER 201 3
4 GER 201 & 202 6
5 GER 202 & 3ELE 6
Hebrew
3
111F
6
4
212F 6
5
212F & 3ELE
6
Italian
3
201
3
4
201 & 202
6
5
202 & 3ELE
6
Japanese
3
111F
6
4
212F 6
5
212F & 3ELE
6
Latin
3 LATN 201 3
4 LATN 201 & 202 6
5 LATN 202 & 3ELE 6
Russian
3
201
3
4
201 & 202
6
5
202 & 3ELE
6
Spanish
3 SPAN 201 3
4 SPAN 201 & 202 6
5 SPAN 202 & 3ELE 6
French Literature
3 FR 201 3
4 FR 201 & 202 6
5 FR 202 & 2ELE 6
Spanish Literature
3, 4 SPAN 201 3
4 SPAN 201 & 202 6
5 SPAN 202 & 3ELE 6
Government & Politics: United States 3, 4, 5 POLS 101S 3
Government & Politics: Comparative 3, 4, 5 POLS 102 3
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 GEOG 100S 3
International English Language No credit offered
Math: Calculus AB/BC 4 MATH 162M & 163 6
5 MATH 162M, 163 & 211 10
Music Theory 3, 4, 5 Credit awarded by department
Physics B 4, 5 PHYS 111N & 112N 8
Physics C (Mechanics) 4, 5 PHYS 231N 4
Physics C (Electricity & Magnetism) 4, 5 PHYS 232N 4
Psychology 3, 4, 5 PSYC 201S 3
Statistics 3, 4, 5 STAT 130M 3
U.S. History 4 HIST 104H 3
5 HIST 104H &HISP 1REQ 6
World History 4 HIST 102H 3
5 HIST 102H & HISP 1REQ 6
Test Score Course Credits
Biology 5, 6, 7 BIOL 115N & 116N 8
Business & Management 4, 5, 6, 7 MGMT 325 3
Chemistry 5 CHEM 105N & 106N or CHEM 121N & 122N 4

6, 7 CHEM 121N & 122N and CHEM 123N & 124N 8
Computer Science 4, 5, 6, 7 CS 149 3
Design Technology No credit awarded
Economics 4, 5, 6, 7 ECON 201S & 202S 6
English A1 5, 6, 7 ENGL 110C & 112L 6
French A1 No credit awarded
German A1 No credit awarded
Spanish A1 No credit awarded
French A2 4 FR 102F 3
5 FR 201 3
6 FR 201 & 202 6
7 FR 202 & 3ELE 6
German A2 4 GER 102F 3
5 GER 201 3
6 GER 201 & 202 6
7 GER 202 & 3ELE 6
Latin A2 4 LATN 102F 3
5 LATN 201 3
6 LATN 201 &202 6
7 LATN 202 & 3ELE 6
Spanish A2 4 SPAN 102F 3
5 SPAN 201 3
6 SPAN 201 & 202 6
7 SPAN 202 & 3ELE 6
French B 4 FR 102F 3
5 FR 201 3
6 FR 201 & 202 6
7 FR 202 & 3ELE 6
Latin B 4 LATN 102F 3
5 LATN 201 3
6 LATN 201 & 202 6
7 LATN 202 3ELE 6
Spanish B 4 SPAN 102F 3
5 SPAN 201 3
6 SPAN 201 & 202 6
7 SPAN 202 & 3ELE 6
German B 4 GER 102F 3
5 GER 201 3
6 GER 201 & 202 6
7 GER 202 & 3ELE 6
French ab initio No credit awarded
Spanish ab initio No credit awarded
Latin No credit awarded
Geography 5, 6, 7 GEOG 100S & 101S 6
History (standard level) 5 HIST 1ELE 3
6, 7 HIST 102H & 1ELE 6
History of Africa (higher level) 5, 6, 7 HIST 1ELE 6
History of the Americas 5 HIST 1ELE 3
6, 7 HIST 102H & 104H 6
History of West & South Asia (higher level) 5 HIST 1ELE 3
6, 7 HIST 101H & HISP 1REQ 6
History of East & South East Asia (higher level) 5 HIST 1ELE 3
6, 7 HIST 101H & HISP 1REQ 6
History of Europe (higher level) 5 HIST 1 ELE 3
6, 7 HIST 102 H & HISP 1REQ 6
History of the islamic World No credit awarded
Information Technology in Global Society 5, 6, 7 CS1ELE 3
Mathematical Methods (standard level) 6, 7 MATH 102M 3
Mathematical Studies (standard level) 6 MATH 101M 3
7 MATH 101M & 102M 6
Mathematics (higher level) 5 MATH 162M 3
6 MATH 162M & 163 6
7 MATH 162M, 163 & 211 10
Music Credit awarded by department
Philosophy 5, 6, 7 PHIL 110P 3
Physics 5, 6, 7 PHYS 111N & 112N 8
Psychology 5, 6, 7 PSYC 201S 3
Social Anthropology 5, 6, 7 ANTR 110S 3
Test Minimum Grade Course Credits
ECON-A Level C ECON 201S and ECON 202S 6
ECON-AS Level C ECON 200S 3
ENGL-A Level C ENGL 110C and ENGL 1ELE 6
ENGL-AS Level C ENGL 110C 3
GENERAL PAPER-A Level C ENGL 110C and ENGL 1ELE 6
GENERAL PAPER-AS Level C ENGL 110C 3
HIST (US)-A Level C HIST 1ELE 3
HIST (US)-AS History C HIST 1ELE 3
LIT-A Level C LIT 1REQ and ENGL 1ELE 6
LIT-AS Level C LIT 1REQ 3
TS (Thinking Skills)-A Level C GNRL 1ELE 3
TS (Thinking Skills)-AS Level C GNRL 1ELE 3