College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB) Advanced Placement (AP) Tests

Criteria for Earning AP Credit at Eastern Illinois University
Minimum Scores Required for Credit

Test If you earn a minimum score of: Credit awarded will be: EIU Course Equivalent(s)
ARTS      
Art History 3 3 semester hours ART 2330G
Music Theory 3 3 semester hours Music Elective
Studio Art, 2-D Design 3 3 semester hours Art Elective
Studio Art, 3-D Design 3 3 semester hours Art Elective
Studio Art, Drawing 3 3 semester hours Art Elective
ENGLISH      
English (Language and Composition) 3 3 semester hours ENG 1001G
English (Literature and Composition) 3 3 semester hours ENG 1002G
HISTORY & SOCIAL SCIENCE      
United States History 3 3 semester hours HIS 2010G or HIS 2020G
United States History 4 6 semester hours HIS 2010G (3 sem hrs)
HIS 2020G (3 sem hrs)
European History 3 3 semester hours History elective lower division
European History 4 6 semester hours History elective lower division
World History 3 3 semester hours History elective lower division
World History 4 6 semester hours History elective lower division
Human Geography 3 3 semester hours GEG 1100G
Macroeconomics 3 3 semester hours ECN 2801G
Microeconomics 3 3 semester hours ECN 2802G
Political Science (Comparative Government & Politics) 3 3 semester hours PLS 1003
Political Science (United States Government & Politics) 3 3 semester hours PLS 1153G
Psychology 3 3 semester hours PSY 1879G
MATH & COMPUTER SCIENCE      
Calculus AB 3 5 semester hours MAT 1441G
Calculus BC 3 5 semester hours MAT 1441G
Calculus BC 4 10 semester hours MAT 1441G (5 sem hrs)
MAT 2442 (5 sem hrs)
Computer Science A 3 3 semester hours CSM 2170
Computer Science Principles(Spring 2017) 3 3 semester hours CSM elective lower division
Math General Education
Statistics 3 4 semester hours MAT 2250G
SCIENCES      
Biology 3 4 semester hours BIO 1100 (major)
Chemistry 3 4 semester hours CHM 1310G (3 sem hrs) &
CHM 1315G (1 sem hr)
Chemistry 4 7 semester hours CHM 1310G (3 sem hrs)
CHM 1315G (1 sem hr) &
CHM 1410 (3 sem hrs) 
Environmental Science 3 3 semester hours BIO 2002G
Physics 1 3 4 semester hours PHY 1151G (3 sem hrs) and PHY 1152G (1 sem. hr.)
Physics 2 3 4 semester hours PHY 1161 (3 sem hrs) and PHY 1162 (1 sem hr)
Physics C - Mechanics 3 4 semester hours PHY 1151G (3 sem hrs) and PHY 1152G (1 sem hr)
Physics C - Mechanics 4 4 semester hours PHY 1351G (3 sem hrs) and PHY 1352G ( 1 sem hr)
Physics C - Electricity & Magnetism 3 4 semester hours PHY 1161 (3 sem hrs) and PHY 1162 (1 sem hr)
WORLD LANGUAGES & CULTURES      
Chinese Language & Culture 3 4 semester hours Foreign Language elective
Humanities - General Education
Chinese Language & Culture 4 8 semester hours Foreign Language elective
Humanities - General Education
Chinese Language & Culture 5 11 semester hours Foreign Language elective (8 hours Humanities - General Education)
Foreign Language elective (3 hours upper division)
French Language and/or Literature 3 4 semester hours FLF 2201G 
French Language and/or Literature 4 8 semester hours FLF 2201G (4 sem hrs)
FLF 2202G (4 sem hrs) 
French Language and/or Literature 5 11 semester hours FLF 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLF 2202G (4 sem hrs)
upper division FLF elective (3 sem hrs)
German Language  3 4 semester hours FLG 2201G
German Language  4 8 semester hours FLG 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLG 2202G (4 sem hrs) 
German Language  5 11 semester hours FLG 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLG 2202G (4 sem hrs)
upper division FLG elective (3 sem hrs)
Italian Language & Culture  3 4 semester hours FLI 2201G
Italian Language & Culture  4 8 semester hours FLI 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLI 2202G (4 sem hrs) 
Italian Language & Culture  5 11 semester hours FLI 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLI 2202G (4 sem hrs)
upper division FLI elective (3 sem hrs)
 
Japanese Language & Culture 3 4 semester hours Foreign Language elective
Humanities - General Education
Japanese Language & Culture 4 8 semester hours Foreign Language elective
Humanities - General Education
Japanese Language & Culture 5 11 semester hours Foreign Language elective (8 hours Humanities - General Education)
Foreign Language elective (3 hours upper division)
Latin  4 semester hours FLL 2201G
Latin  8 semester hours FLL 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLL 2202G (4 sem hrs) 
Latin 5 11 semester hours FLL 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLL 2202G (4 sem hrs)
upper division FLL elective (3 sem hrs)
Spanish Language  3 4 semester hours FLS 2201G
Spanish Language  4 8 semester hours FLS 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLS 2202G (4 sem hrs) 
Spanish Language  5 11 semester hours FLS 2201G (4 sem hrs) 
FLS 2202G (4 sem hrs)
upper division FLS elective (3 sem hrs)
Spanish Literature 3 3 semester hours FLS 3250
AP CAPSTONE      
AP Research 3 3 semester hours General elective
AP Seminar 3 3 semester hours General elective