Math Placement, Transfer Credit/Credit by Exam, PPL (Math Placement Test) → MATH Credit by Exam & Transfer Credits → I have Advanced Placement (AP) Math Credit- Precalc, Calc (AB, BC) , or Statistics Exam Credit
U of A Math awards college level credit for the following AP exams:
Exam Name | Required Minimum Score | U of A Math Credit | Units |
Precalculus (PCL) - New in 2024 | 3, 4, or 5 | Math 120R, Calculus Preparation | 4 units |
Calculus AB (MAB) | 3, 4, or 5 | Math 125, Calculus I | 3 units |
Calculus BC (MBC) | 3 | Math 125, Calculus I | 3 units |
Calculus BC (MBC) | 4 or 5 | Math 125 & Math 129, Calculus I & II | 6 units |
AB subscore on Calculus BC (MBS) | 3, 4, or 5 | Math 125, Calculus I | 3 units |
Statistics (MST) * | 3 | Math 163, Basic Statistics | 3 units |
Statistics (MST) * | 4 or 5 | Math 263, Intro to Statistics and Biostatistics | 3 units |
*Statistics courses are not used for Math Placement.
See how the University of Arizona awards credit for other AP exams here.
Students can contact the Math Placement Office for additional information about their individual circumstance. It is the student's responsibility to make sure they are enrolled in the correct U of A Math course after college credits are processed into the U of A system.
To get credit for your AP Exam, please do BOTH of these things:
Send an Official Score Report to the U of A Registrar through the College Board Advanced Placement Program site. This is not provided through your High School.
Check if U of A has processed your score: