Transfer Credits

Advanced Placement Transfer Credit Information

Hawai‘i Pacific University will grant the following college credits as a result of specific scores received through the College Board’s Advanced Placement exams.  In addition, the course-equivalents are based on The College Board exam descriptions and do not include any additional material covered in class.

AREA

AP EXAM

SCORE

HPU EQUIVALENT

CREDIT HOURS

ART & MUSIC

ART HISTORY

3

ARTH 2200 Foundations of Western Art and HUM 1000 Introduction to the Humanities

6

MUSIC THEORY

4

MUS 2400 Music Theory

3

STUDIO ART 2-D DESIGN

3

*Pending review of portfolio by program chair

  3*

STUDIO ART 3-D DESIGN

3

*Pending review of portfolio by program chair

  3*

STUDIO ART DRAWING

3

*Pending review of portfolio by program chair

  3*

ECONOMICS

MICROECONOMICS

3

ECON 2010 Principles of Microeconomics

3

MACROECONOMICS

3

ECON 2015 Principles of Macroeconomics

3

COMPUTER SCIENCE

COMPUTER SCIENCE A

3

CSCI 2911 Computer Science I

3

ENGLISH

ENGLISH LANGUAGE & COMPOSITION

3

WRI 1050 English Fundamentals

3

4

WRI 1100 Analyzing and Writing Arguments

3

5

WRI 1100 Analyzing and Writing Arguments AND WRI 1XXX

6

ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION

3

WRI 1050 English Fundamentals

3

4

WRI 1150 Literature and Argument

3

5

WRI 1100 Analyzing and Writing Arguments AND ENG 2000 Introduction to Literature

6

GEOGRAPHY

HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

3

GEOG 2000 Introduction to Human Geography

3

GOVERNMENT & POLITICS

COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT & POLITICS

3

PSCI 2000 Introduction to Politics

 

3

UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT

3

PSCI 1400 American Political System

3

HISTORY

EUROPEAN HISTORY

3

HIST 2112 Medieval and Early Modern Europe  and HIST 2113 Modern Europe

6

UNITED STATES HISTORY

3

HIST 2401 American History to 1877 and HIST 2402 American History Since 1865

6

WORLD HISTORY

3

HIST 2001 History of World Cultures to 1500 AND
HIST 2002 History of World Cultures Since 1500

6

LANGUAGES

CHINESE LANGUAGE & CULTURE

3

CHIN 1100 Beginning Chinese I  and CHIN 1200 Beginning Chinese II

8

FRENCH LANGUAGE

3

FR 1100 Beginning French I  and FR 1200 Beginning French II

8

GERMAN LANGUAGE

3

FL 1100 Beginning German I and FL 1200 Beginning German II

8

ITALIAN LANGUAGE

3

FL 1100 Beginning Italian I and FL 1200 Beginning Italian II

8

JAPANESE LANGUAGE

3

JPE 1100 Beginning Japanese I and JPE 1200 Beginning Japanese II

8

LATIN: VERGIL

3

LAT 1100 Beginning Latin I  and LAT 1200 Beginning Latin II

8

SPANISH LANGUAGE

3

SPAN 1100 Beginning Spanish I  and SPAN 1200 Beginning Spanish II

8

SPANISH LITERATURE

3

ENG 2000 Introduction to Literature and SPAN 3310 Culture & Literature of Spain

8

MATHEMATICS

CALCULUS AB

4

MATH 2214 Calculus I

3

CALCULUS BC

4

MATH 2215 Calculus II

3

STATISTICS

3

MATH 1123 Statistics

3

PSYCHOLOGY

PSYCHOLOGY

3

PSY 1000 Introduction to Psychology

3

SCIENCE

BIOLOGY

3

BIOL 1000 Introduction to Biology

3

BIOLOGY

4

BIOL 2050 General Biology I and BIOL 2051 General Biology I Laboratory
BIOL 2052 General Biology II and BIOL 2053 General Biology II Laboratory

10

CHEMISTRY

4

CHEM 2050 General Chemistry I and CHEM 2051 General Chemistry I Laboratory
CHEM 2052 General Chemistry II and CHEM 2053 General Chemistry II Laboratory

8

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

 

3

BIOL 1000 Introductory Biology and ENVS 2000 Principles of Environmental Science

 

6

PHYSICS B

 

4

PHYS 2030 College Physics I and PHYS 2031 College Physics I Laboratory
PHYS 2032 College Physics II and PHYS 2033 College Physics II Laboratory

 

8

PHYSICS C: ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM

 

4

PHYS 2032 College Physics II and PHYS 2033 College Physics II Laboratory

4

PHYSICS C: MECHANICS

 

4

PHYS 2030 College Physics I and PHYS 2031 College Physics I Laboratory

 

4

Send your official AP report directly to Hawai‘i Pacific University, 1164 Bishop Street, Suite 200, Honolulu, HI  96813.  Additional reports may be ordered by calling 1-888 308-0013 (toll free in the US and Canada) or 609 771-7366 or visiting www.collegeboard.com/testing.

Updated: November 2011