Los Angeles

Full details of UCLA's AP credit awards can be found on the campus website.

School of the Arts and Architecture

Art History
Applies as one course toward Foundations of the Arts and Humanities (Visual and Performance Arts Analysis and Practice).

Art (Studio)
Cannot be applied to general education or major requirements.

Biology
Applies as one course toward Foundations of Scientific Inquiry.

Chemistry

Applies as one course toward Foundations of Scientific Inquiry.

Chinese
Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Computer Science
Computer Science A: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.
Computer Science AB: Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Computer Science Principles: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

Economics

Macroeconomics: Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 2. Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.
Microeconomics: Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 1. Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

English

Either test: Score of 3 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement; score of 4 or 5 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement and earns credit for English Composition 3 (Writing 1).

Environmental Science
Applies as one course toward Foundations of Scientific Inquiry.

French
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for French 4; score of 4 earns credit for French 5; score of 5 earns credit for French 6. All scores satisfy the foreign language requirement.
Literature: Applies as one course toward Foundations of the Arts and Humanities (Literary and Cultural Analysis).

German Language
Score of 3 earns credit for German 3; score of 4 earns credit for German 4; score of 5 earns credit for German 5. All scores satisfy the foreign language requirement.

Government and Politics
Comparative: Applies as one course towards Foundations of Society and
Culture (Social Analysis).
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement. Applies as one course toward Foundations of Society and Culture (Social Analysis).

History
European: Applies as two courses toward Foundations of Society and Culture (Historical Analysis).
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement. Applies as two courses toward Foundations of Society and Culture (Historical Analysis).
World: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Humanities/Geography
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Italian Language and Culture
Score of 3 earns credit for Italian 3; score of 4 earns credit for Italian 4; score of 5 earns credit for Italian 6. All scores satisfy the foreign language requirement.

Japanese Language and Culture
Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Latin

Score of 3 earns credit for Latin 1. Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Latin 3, and satisfies foreign language requirement.

Mathematics
All scores satisfy Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Calculus AB: Score of 3 or 4 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units).
Calculus BC: Score of 3 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (8 units); score of 4 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math "Calculus" (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math 31B (4 units).

Music Theory
Cannot be applied toward general education or major requirements.

Physics

Physics 1, 2, B, or C: Applies as one course toward Foundations of Scientific Inquiry.

Psychology

Score of 3 earns unassigned units. Score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units for Psychology 10. Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Spanish

Language: Score of 3 earns credit for Spanish 3; score of 4 earns credit for Spanish 4; score of 5 earns credit for Spanish 5. All scores satisfy the foreign language requirement.
Literature: Applies as one course toward Foundations of the Arts and Humanities (Literary and Cultural Analysis).

Statistics

Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

College of Letters and Science

Art History
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Art (Studio)
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Biology

Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Chemistry

Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Chinese Language and Literature
Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Computer Science

Computer Science A: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.
Computer Science AB: Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Computer Science Principles: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

Economics

Macroeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units. Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 2. Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.
Microeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units. Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 1. Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

English

Either test: Score of 3 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement; score of 4 or 5 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement and earns credit for English Composition 3 (Writing 1).

Environmental Science
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

French
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for French 4; score of 4 earns credit for French 5; score of 5 earns credit for French 6.
Literature: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

German Language
Score of 3 earns credit for German 3; score of 4 earns credit for German 4; score of 5 earns credit for German 5.

Government and Politics
Comparative: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement.

History
European: Cannot be applied toward
general education requirement.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement; cannot
be applied toward general education requirement.
World: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Human Geography

Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Italian Language and Culture

Score of 3 earns credit for Italian 3; score of 4 earns credit for Italian 4; score of 5 earns credit for Italian 6. Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Latin
Score of 3 earns credit for Latin 1; score of
4 or 5 earns credit for Latin 3 and satisfies foreign language requirement.

Mathematics

All scores satisfy Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Calculus AB: Score of 3 or 4 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units).
Calculus BC: Score of 3 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (8 units); score of 4 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math 31B (4 units).

Music Theory

Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Physics
Physics tests cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Psychology

Score of 3 earns unassigned units. Score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Psychology 10. Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Spanish
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for Spanish 3; score of 4 earns credit for Spanish 4; score of 5 earns credit for Spanish 5. All scores satisfy foreign language requirement.
Literature: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Statistics
Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science

Art History
Earns unassigned units.

Art (Studio)
Earns unassigned units.

Biology
Earns unassigned units.

Chemistry
Score of 3 earns Introduction for 8 units; score of 4 or 5 earns General for 8 units. Contact department for course placement information.

Computer Science

Computer Science A: Earns unassigned units.
Computer Science AB: Earns unassigned units.
Computer Science Principles: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

Economics
Macroeconomics: Score of 3 earns
unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 2 (4 units).
Microeconomics: Score of 3 earns
unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 1 (4 units).

English
Either test: Score of 3 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement; score of 4 or 5 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement and earns credit for English Composition 3 (Writing 1).

Environmental Science
Earns unassigned units.

French
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for French 4; score of 4 earns credit for French 5; score of 5 earns credit for French 6.
Literature: Earns unassigned units.

German Language

Score of 3 earns credit for German 3; score of 4 earns credit for German 4; score of 5 earns credit for German 5.

Government and Politics
Each test: Earns unassigned units.

History
European: Earns unassigned units.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement.
World: Earns unassigned units.

Italian Language and Culture

Score of 3 earns credit for Italian 3; score of 4 earns credit for Italian 4; score of 5 earns credit for Italian 6.

Latin

Score of 3 earns credit for Latin 1; score
of 4 or 5 earns credit for Latin 3.

Mathematics
Calculus AB: Score of 3, 4 or 5 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (4 units).
Calculus BC: Score of 3 or 4 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (8 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math “Calculus” (4 units). AB subscore (score of 3, 4 or 5) of BC exam earns unassigned Math units (4 units) when it is the only passing score.

Music Theory
Earns unassigned units.

Physics
Any test: Earns unassigned units.

Psychology
Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Psychology 10.

Spanish

Language: Score of 3 earns credit for Spanish 3; score of 4 earns credit for Spanish 4; score of 5 earns credit for Spanish 5.
Literature: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

Statistics
Earns unassigned units.

School of Nursing

Art History
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Art (Studio)
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Biology
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Chemistry
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Chinese Language and Culture
Earns 8 units of Elementary Chinese.

Computer Science

Computer Science A: Earns unassigned units.
Computer Science AB: Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Computer Science Principles: Cannot be applied toward general education requirements.

Economics
Macroeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 2 (4 units).
Microeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Economics 1 (4 units).

English
Either test: Score of 3 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement; score of 4 or 5 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement and earns credit for English Composition 3 (Writing 1).

Environmental Science
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

French
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for French 4; score of 4 earns credit for French 5; score of 5 earns credit for French 6.
Literature: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

German Language

Score of 3 earns credit for German 3; score of 4 earns credit for German 4; score of 5 earns credit for German 5.

Government and Politics
Comparative: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement; cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

History
European: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement; cannot be applied toward general education requirement.
World: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Human Geography
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Italian Language and Culture
Score of 3 earns credit for Italian 3; score of 4 earns credit for Italian 4; score of 5 earns credit for Italian 6.

Latin

Language or Literature: Score of 3 earns credit for Latin I; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Latin 3.

Mathematics
Any test: Satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Calculus AB: Score of 3 or 4 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units).
Calculus BC: Score of 3 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (8 units); score of 4 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units); and Math “Calculus” (4 units) score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math 31B (4 units).

Music Theory
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Physics
Any test: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Psychology
Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Psychology 10.

Spanish
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for Spanish 3; score of 4 earns credit for Spanish 4; score of 5 earns credit for Spanish 5.
Literature: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Statistics
Earns unassigned units; satisfies Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

School of Theater, Film, and Television

Art History
No application toward general education.

Art (Studio)
Majors should consult with departmental adviser about application of credit.
Earns 4 units toward Science requirement.

Chemistry
Earns 4 units toward Science requirement.

Chinese Language and Culture
Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Computer Science

Any test: Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

Economics

Macroeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns Economics 2.
Microeconomics: Score of 3 earns unassigned units; score of 4 or 5 earns Economics 1.

English

Either test: Score of 3 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement; score of 4 or 5 satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement and earns credit for English Composition 3 (Writing 1).

Environmental Science
Cannot be applied toward general education requirement.

French
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for French 4; score of 4 earns credit for French 5; score of 5 earns credit for French 6. All scores satisfy the foreign language requirement.
Literature: Earn 8 units toward Literature requirement.

German Language
All scores satisfy foreign language requirement. Score of 3 earns credit for German 3; score of 4 earns credit for German 4; score of 5 earns credit for German 5.

Government and Politics
Comparative: Earns 4 units toward Social Science requirement.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement; earns 4 units toward Social Science requirement.

History

European: Earns 8 units toward Social
Science requirement.
United States: Satisfies American History and Institutions requirement; earns 8 units toward Social Science requirement.
World: Contact school for information.
Italian Language and Culture
Satisfies foreign language requirement. Score of 3 earns credit for Italian 3; score of 4 earns credit for Italian 4; score of 5 earns credit for Italian 6.

Japanese Language and Culture
Satisfies foreign language requirement.

Latin
Satisfies foreign language requirement. Score of 3 earns credit for Latin 1; score of 4 or 5 earns credit for Latin 3 and earns 4 units toward Literature requirement.

Mathematics

Calculus AB: Score of 3 or 4 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units).
Calculus BC: Score of 3 earns credit for Math “Calculus” (8 units); score of 4 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math “Calculus” (4 units); score of 5 earns credit for Math 31A (4 units) and Math 31B (4 units).

Physics
Earns 4 units toward Science requirement.

Spanish
Language: Score of 3 earns credit for Spanish 3; score of 4 earns credit for Spanish 4; score of 5 earns credit for Spanish 5. All scores satisfy foreign language requirement.
Literature: Earn 4 units toward literature requirement.

Statistics

Earns 4 units toward Science/Mathematics requirement.