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Credit for Advanced Placement Exams

Students receive credit for all Advanced Placement (AP) scores of 3 or above, and departments are encouraged to identify specific major and General Education course credits, rather than "free electives," for the AP exams relevant to their disciplines.

D​​​​​epartments' AP policies are examined during the course of their normal review process.

Source: AS-468-96/1C Resolution on Credit for Advanced Placement Exams

In the Catalog: This policy is also included here in the Cal Poly Catalog, which may also include certain procedural considerations.

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