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AP Credit Received by Freshman Class

Source: Julie B. Norman and Michael Bergren, Undergraduate Advising and Academic Programming Office

* Some freshmen bring in scores of 5 on both AP English Literature and AP English Language, while others bring in a score of 5 on just one or the other. In total, 21 percent of the incoming class passed out of the FEE via AP English credit. Last year, 25 percent of the Class of 2010 passed out of the FEE using AP credit.

AP Exam Pass out of Class of 2011 Class of 2010
Calculus BC (score of 4 or 5) 18.01 51% 53%
Physics C (5 on both Mechanics and E&M) 8.01 16% 15%
English Language (5) * FEE 12% 16%
English Literature (5) * FEE 14% 16%