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AP Equivalents

For exam scored 3 or higher (with the exception of English, for which a score of 4 is required), students will receive college credit and, in cases where credit is accepted, the equivalent Iona course(s) will be added to your official Iona record.

Course/Exam Iona Equivalency Credits Degree Use
Art History FPA 200 3 Core Humanities
Biology BIO 101 & BIO 102 9 Core Science
Calculus AB MTH 231 4 Core Math
Calculus BC – score of 3 MTH 231 4 Core Math
Calculus BC – score of 4 or 5 MTH 231 & MTH 232 8 Core Math & Major prerequisite or Elective
Chemistry CHM 109 & CHM 110 10 Core Science
Computer Science A – score of 3 CS 201 4 Core Computer Science
Computer Science A – score of 4 or 5 CS 201 & CS 202 8 Core Computer Science & Major prerequisite or Elective
Computer Science Principles CS 140 3 Core Computer Science
Economics Micro ECO 201 3 Core Social Science
Economics Macro ECO 202 3 Core Social Science
English Language & Composition ENG 120 3 Core Composition
English Literature & Composition ENG Literature Core 3 Core Humanities
Environmental Science BIO 125 4 Core Science
European History HST 101 & HST Elective 6 Core Humanities and Elective
French Language FRE 210 & FRE 211 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
German Language GER 203 & GER Elective 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Government & Politics (American) POL 201 3 Core Social Science
Government & Politics (Comparative) POL 203 3 Core Social Science
Human Geography GEO 305 3 Elective or Major
Italian Language & Culture ITA 203 & 205 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Japanese Language & Culture JPN 203 & 204 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Latin Language LAT 203 & 204 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Latin - Vergil LAT 203 3 Core Foreign Language
Music Theory FPA Core 3 Core Humanities
Physics 1 or 2 (Algebra based) PHY Core 4 Core Science
Physics B or C PHY 101 & PHY 102 8 Core Science
Psychology PSY 201 3 Core Social Science
Spanish Language SPA 203 & SPA Elective 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Spanish Literature SPA Elective & SPA Elective 6 Core Foreign Language and Elective
Statistics MTH 270 3 Elective or Major
Studio Art 2D Design FPA Core 3 Core Humanities
Studio Art 3D Design FPA 211 3 Core Humanities
Studio Art Drawing FPA 203 3 Core Humanities
United States History HST 207 & HST 208 6 Elective or Major Prerequisite
World History HST 101 & HST 201 6 Core Humanities

updated 9/17