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Advanced Placement Exams

Students who have taken an Advanced Placement Exam (AP) and earned a score of three (3) or higher will receive transfer credit. AP Grade Reports are received from the College Board to FIT, if designated on the student's answer sheet. Visit AP Grade Reporting Services for more information.

The following lists the Fashion Institute of Technology equivalents* for AP exams as of September, 2014.

NAME OF EXAM                                                      FIT EQUIVALENT                               FIT GENERAL EDUCATION

AP Art History                                                               HA111, HA112                                        G5 Western Civilization

AP Music Theory                                                          MU203                                                    G6 Arts

AP Studio Art: 2-D Design                                            FA000, FA010                                        General elective only

AP Studio Art: 3-D Design                                            FA00, FA010                                          General elective only

AP Studio Art: Drawing                                                 FA000, FA010                                        General elective only

AP English Language and Composition                        EN121**, EN020                                   G1 Basic Communication

AP English Literature and Composition                        EN121**, EN030                                   G1 Basic Communication

History & Social Science

AP Comparative Government and Politics                    SS354                                                   G4 Social Science

AP European History                                                      SS020    SS010                                     G4 Social Science

AP Human Geography                                                    SS000                                                    G4 Social Science

AP Macroeconomics                                                       SS141                                                   G4 Social Science

AP Microeconomics                                                        SS242                                                   G4 Social Science

AP Psychology                                                                SS131                                                   G4 Social Science

AP United States Government and Politics                   SS251                                                   G10 American History

AP United States History                                                HI202, HI020                                         G10 American History

AP World History                                                            SS151, HI000                                        G9 Other World Civilization

Math & Computer Science
AP Calculus AB                                                              MA331                                                   G2 Math

AP Calculus BC                                                             MA331, MA332                                      G2 Math

AP Computer Science A                                                MG000                                                    General elective only

AP Statistics                                                                   MA222                                                    G2 Math

AP Biology                                                                     SC121, SC020                                         G3 Natural Science

AP Chemistry                                                                 SC143, SC000                                        G3 Natural Science

AP Environmental Science                                            SC253                                                     G3 Natural Science

AP Physics                                                                     SC111                                                      G3 Natural Science

World Languages & Cultures

AP Chinese Language and Culture                                CH111, CH112                                         G8 Foreign Language

AP French Language and Culture                                  FR111, FR112                                          G8 Foreign Language

AP German Language and Culture                                FL000    FL010                                         G8 Foreign Language

AP Italian Language and Culture                                    IT111, IT112                                             G8 Foreign Language

AP Japanese Language and Culture                             JA111, JA112                                            G8 Foreign Language

AP Latin                                                                          FL000, FL010                                            G8 Foreign Language

AP Spanish Language and Culture                                SP111, SP112                                          G8 Foreign Language

AP Spanish Literature and Culture                                SP000                                                       G8 Foreign Language

*Subject to changes.

**Students who score 3 or higher on both English AP exams will receive a total of 9 English credits.
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