Advance Placement (AP) Cut Scores
  1. AP Test exclusions
    All 34 tests are addressed in the Dalton State policy

  2. If Dalton State does not offer courses covered by a particular AP test:
    A. In some cases, no credit is offered where Dalton State has no equivalent course.
    B. In the case of Foreign Language, if Dalton State does not offer the course, Foreign Language credit may be given if required for the student's program of study. The number of credits and courses awarded is based on the score achieved on the AP test.

  3. AP policy review:
    Dalton State has long followed UGA guidelines. In response to the Senior Vice Chancellor's request for Dalton State input into the ASystem Review of Advanced Placement Credit,@ DSC has created its own policy for AP credit award, based on UGA guidelines. When new tests are created or old tests eliminated, Dalton State will revise its policy for the appropriate test, as needed.

  4. Re-evaluation of AP credit:
    A. If the student has completed the appropriate area of the core, the area shall be considered complete, without further evaluation.
    B. If the student has not completed the appropriate area of the core, re-evaluation shall be conducted and be based on the Dalton State system of AP credit awards.

Note: NC - No Credit

SCORE 6
AP TEST 9
2 3 4 5
ART
Art/History of Art
Art Studio

NC
NC

NC
NC

NC
NC

NC
NC
BIOLOGY NC NC BIOL 1107K & BIOL 1108K (8) BIOL 1107K & BIOL 1108K (8)
CALCULUS
Calculus AB
Calculus BC

NC
NC

MATH 1113 (3)
MATH 2253 (4)

MATH 2253 (4)
MATH 2253 (4)

MATH 2253 (4)
MATH 2253 & MATH 2254 (8)
CHEMISTRY NC CHEM 1151K (4) CHEM 1211K (4) CHEM 1211K& CHEM 1212K (8)
COMPUTER SCIENCE
Computer Science A
Computer Science AB

NC
NC

CMPS 1301
CMPS 1301

CMPS 1301
CMPS 1301

CMPS 1301
CMPS 1301
ECONOMICS
MacroEconomics
MicroEconomics

NC
NC

ECON 2105
ECON 2106

ECON 2105
ECON 2106

ECON 2105
ECON 2106
ENGLISH
English Lang & Comp
English Lit & Comp

NC
NC

ENGL 1101
ENGL 1101

ENGL 1101
ENGL 1101

ENGL 1101 & ENGL 1102
ENGL 1101 & ENGL 1102
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE NC BIOL 1105K (4) BIOL 1105K (4) BIOL 1105K (4)
FOREIGN LANG/LIT
French Lang/Lit
Spanish Lang/Lit
German Lang/Lit
Latin Lit/Virgil

NC
NC
NC
NC

FREN 1002
SPAN 1002
HUMA 8888
HUMA 8888

FREN 1002 & FREN 2001
SPAN 1002 & SPAN 2001
HUMA 8888 (6 hrs)
HUMA 8888 (6 hrs)

FREN 2001 & FREN 2002
SPAN 2001 & SPAN 2002
HUMA 8888 (6 hrs)
HUMA 8888 (6 hrs)
HISTORY
World History/Civ
Western History/Civ
US History*
*Departmental exam required to satisfy state legislative requirements for non-Georgia high school graduates.
NC
NC
NC
HIST 1111
HIST 1111
HIST 2111
HIST 1111
HIST 1111
HIST 2111
HIST 1111 & HIST 1112
HIST 1111 & HIST 1112
HIST 2111 & HIST 2112
GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
Gvmt/Comparative
Government/US**
**Departmental exam required to satisfy state legislative requirements for non-Georgia high school graduates
NC
NC
POLS 2301
POLS 1101
POLS 2301
POLS 1101
POLS 2301
POLS 1101
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY NC GEOG 1111 GEOG 1111 GEOG 1111
MUSIC THEORY NC NC NC NC
PHYSICS
Physics B
Physics C Mechanics
Physics C Electricity & Magnetism

NC
NC
NC

NC
NC
NC

PHYS 1111K & PHYS 1112K (8)
PHYS 2211K (4)
PHYS 2212K (4)

PHYS 1111K & PHYS 1112K (8)
PHYS 2212K (4)
PHYS 2212K (4)
PSYCHOLOGY NC PSYC 1101 PSYC 1101 PSYC 1101
STATISTICS NC MATH 2200 MATH 2200 MATH 2200
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