Advanced placement (AP) Test Guide

You must arrange to have your Advanced Placement scores on your University of Utah record. Please submit official High School transcripts documenting your AP results to the University of Utah Office of Admissions (see Submitting Transcripts).

AP scores on subjects that will count toward classes required for the Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering degrees are shown below and may be used toward major admission and graduation requirements.

The grades listed are used only for admission to major status and are not calculated into your Cumulative GPA or your Technical GPA for graduation.

ADVANCED PLACEMENT TEST

SCORE

U COURSE WAIVED

COURSE PLACEMENT 

CREDIT HOURS

GRADE

Calculus AB

5

Math 1210

Math 1220

4.0

A

 

4

Math 1210

Math 1220

4.0

B-

Calculus BC

5

Math 1210, Math 1220

Math 2210

4.0, 4.0

A, A

 

4

Math 1210, Math 1220

Math 2210

3.0, 3.0

B+, B-

 

3

Math 1210

Math 1220

4.0

B-

Physics C: Mechanics

5

Physics 2210

Physics 2220

4.0

A

 

4

Physics 2210

Physics 2220

4.0

B

Physics C: Elect. & Mag.

5

Physics 2220

N/A

4.0

A

 

4

Physics 2220

N/A

4.0

B

Computer Science A

5

CS 1030/1410

CS 2420

4.0

A

 

4

CS 1030

CS 1410

4.0

B

Computer Science Principles

5

CS 1030

CS 1410

3.0, 3.0

A, A

 

4

CS 1030

CS 1410

3.0, 3.0

B+, B-

 

3

CS 1030

CS 1410

3.0

B-

English

5

Wrtg 2010

ECE 3030

3.0

A

 

4

Wrtg 2010

ECE 3030

3.0

B

Chemistry

5

Chem 1210

N/A

4.0

A

 

4

Chem 1210

N/A

4.0

B+

Biology

5

Biol 1210

N/A

4.0

A

 

4

Biol 1210

 N/A

4.0

B+