By participating in AP, you may earn college credit which can go toward our General Education (core) and Major requirements. In doing so, you may also significantly lower your college costs. Win-win.

Many students come to the University of Maine at Farmington having taken Advanced Placement (AP) courses in high school, having scored well on the AP exam, or having taken college courses while finishing high school.

To be considered for college credit at Farmington, entering students must have completed a college-level AP exam. Scores of three or higher earn students credit at UMF, depending on the subject matter area.

AP EXAM SCORES UMF COURSE CREDITS
Art History 3, 4, 5 ARH 199 – Art History Elective 4
Biology 3, 4, 5 BIO 110 – Introductory Biology 4
Calculus AB 3, 4, 5 MAT 141- Calculus I 4
Calculus BC 3, 4, 5 MAT 141 – Calculus I & MAT 142 – Calculus II 8
Chemistry 3, 4, 5 CHY 110 – Elementary Chemistry 4
Chinese Language & Culture 3, 4, 5 CHI 101 – Elementary Chinese I 4
Comparative Govt & Politics 3, 4, 5 POS 121 – Comparative Politics 4
Computer Science 3, 4, 5 COS 140 – Intro to Computer Science 4
Computer Science Principles 3, 4, 5 COS 199 – Computer Science Elective 4
Econ – Macroeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECO 110 – Principles of Economics 4
Econ – Microeconomics 3, 4, 5 ECO 102 – Principles of Microeconomics 4
English Lang/Comp 3, 4, 5 ENG 100 – English Composition 4
English Lit/Comp 3, 4, 5 ENG 199 – English Elective* 4
Environmental Science 3, 4, 5 ENV 110 – Intro to Environmental Science 4
European History 3, 4, 5 HTY 199 – History Elective 4
French Language 3, 4, 5 FRE 101 – Elementary French I 4
German Language 3, 4, 5 FOL 101 – Humanities Elective 4
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 GEO 103 – Peoples and Environments 4
Latin 3, 4, 5 FOL 199 – Humanities Elective 4
Music Theory 3, 4, 5 MUS 199 – Music Elective 4
Physics 3, 4, 5 PHY 199 – Physics Elective 4
Psychology 3, 4, 5 PSY 101 – General Psychology 4
Spanish 3, 4, 5 SPA 101 – Elementary Spanish I 4
Statistics 3, 4, 5 MAT 120 – Introductory Statistics 4
Studio Art: 2-D Design 3, 4, 5 ART 199 – Art Elective 4
Studio Art: 3-D Design 3, 4, 5 ART 199 – Art Elective 4
Studio Art: Drawing 3, 4, 5 ART 115 – Drawing I 4
U.S. Govt & Politics 3, 4, 5 POS 101 – American Government 4
U.S. History 3, 4, 5 HTY 103 – US History I 4
World History 3, 4, 5 HTY 110 – Global History I 4
  * May count as ENG 100.

If you have any questions about AP Credit, please contact us.


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