Dallas Baptist University participates in the Advanced Placement (AP) Program of The College Board. Credit will be awarded for the AP tests listed in the following chart. No credit will be awarded for AP tests that are not listed. Letter grades are not given in any course for which credit is granted. These credits may be used to satisfy degree requirements, but do not apply to the 25-percent-credit-hour residency requirement.

Advanced Placement Credit

Subject
Exam Title
AP Score
DBU Course Equivalent
Sem. Cr. Hrs.
Area Type of Exam
BIOLOGY Biology 4 BIOL 1401 & 14L1 4  
CHEMISTRY Chemistry 4 CHEM 1401 & 14L1 4  
5 CHEM 1401, 14L1, 1402, & 14L2 8  
ECONOMICS Economics: Macro 4 ECON 2301 3  
Economics: Micro 4 ECON 2302 3  
ENGLISH English Language & Composition 3 ENGL 1301 3  
English Literature & Composition 4 ENGL 1302 3  
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Environmental Science 4 ENSC 1401 & 14L1 4  
FRENCH LANGUAGE I French Language and Culture 3 Elementary French I and II 8  
GERMAN LANGUAGE I German Language and Culture 3 Elementary German I and II 8  
HISTORY History - Europe 4 HIST REQU 6  
HISTORY History - World 4 HIST REQU 6  
HISTORY United States History 4 HIST 1301 & 1302 6 4
MATHEMATICS Calculus AB 4 MATH 1405 4 AP – AB
Calculus BC 3 MATH 1405 & 1406 8 AP – BC
MUSIC THEORY I:  
MUSIC THEORY - AURAL SUBSCORE Music Theory - Aural 5 MUSI 1111 1  
MUSIC THEORY - NONAURAL SUBSCORE Music Theory - Nonaural 5 MUSI 1311 3  
POLITICAL SCIENCE Government & Politics: United States 4 POLS 2301 3 4
PHYSICS Physics I 4 PHYS 1401 & 14L1 4  
Physics II 4 PHYS 1402 & 14L2 4  
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHYS 1401 & 14L1 4  
PSYCHOLOGY Psychology 4 PSYC 1301 3  
SPANISH Spanish Language and Culture 3 SPAN 1401, 1402 8  
Spanish Language and Culture 4 SPAN 1401, 1402, 2301 11  
Spanish Literature and Culture 3 SPAN 2302 3