Advanced Placement Credit by Exam 

UTC offers course credit and advanced placement for successful completion of advanced placement examinations administered by the CEEB to high school students. The subject tests, required scores and credits awarded are listed below.

TEST SUBJECT

MINIMUM SCORE

UTC CREDIT AWARDED

CREDIT HOURS

GED ED CREDIT

Art History

4  ART 2140 & ART 2150 6 Historical Understanding 

Art History

3 ART 2140  3 Historical Understanding 

Biology

3 BIOL 1110 & BIOL 1120 8 Lab Science

Calculus AB

3 MATH 1950 4 Mathematics

Calculus BC

3 MATH 1950 & MATH 1960 8 Mathematics

Chemistry**

5 CHEM 1110/1110L & CHEM 1120/1120L 8 Lab Science

Chemistry**

4 CHEM 1110/1110L 4 Lab Science

Chinese Language & Culture

5 FLNG 1010, FLNG 1020, FNLG 2110 & FLNG 2120 12   

Chinese Language & Culture

4 FLNG 1010, FLNG 1020 & FLNG 2110  

Chinese Language & Culture

3 FLNG 1010 & FLNG 1020  

Comparative Government & Politics

3  PSPS Elective  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences

Computer Science A

4 CPSC 1100 4  

Computer Science Principles

4 CPSC 1100 4  

English Language & Composition

4 ENGL 1010 & ENGL 1020 6 Rhetoric & Writing I/ Rhetoric & Writing II

English Language & Composition

3 ENGL 1010 3 Rhetoric & Writing I

English Literature & Composition

3 ENGL 1330  3 Fine Arts & Humanities (Literature)

Environmental Science

3 ESC 1500 & ESC 1510 8 Lab Science

European History

4 HIST 2220 & HIST 2230 6  

French Language & Culture

5 FREN 1010, FREN 1020, FREN 2110 & FREN 2120 14   

French Language & Culture

4 FREN 1010, FREN 1020 & FREN 2110 11   

French Language & Culture

3 FREN 1010 & FREN 1020  

German Language & Culture

5 GER 1010, GER 1020, GER 2110 & GER 2120 14   

German Language & Culture

4 GER 1010, GER 1020 & GER 2110 11   

German Language & Culture

3 GER 1010 & GER 1020  

Human Geography

3 GEOG 1040  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences

Italian Language & Culture

5 ITAL 1010, ITAL 1020, ITAL 2110 & ITAL 2120 14   

Italian Language & Culture

4 ITAL 1010, ITAL 1020 & ITAL 2110 11   

Italian Language & Culture

3 ITAL 1010 & ITAL 1020  

Japanese Language & Culture

5 FLNG 1010, FLNG 1020, FNLG 2110 & FLNG 2120 12   

Japanese Language & Culture

4 FLNG 1010, FLNG 1020 & FLNG 2110  

Japanese Language & Culture

3 FLNG 1010 & FLNG 1020  

Latin

4 LAT 1010, LAT 1020, LAT 2010 & LAT 2020 12   

Macroeconomics

3 ECON 1010  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences

Microeconomics

3 ECON 1020  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences

Music Theory 

5 MUS 1710 & MUS 1720 4  

Music Theory

4 MUS 1710 2  

Music Theory

3 MUS 1060  3  

Music Theory

Subscores  Contact Music Department (423-425-4601)  Per Department   

Physics B

4 PHYS 1030/1030L & PHYS 1040/1040L 8 Lab Science

Physics B

3 PHYS 1030/1030L 4 Lab Science

Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism 

4 PHYS 2310/2310L 4 Lab Science

Physics C: Mechanics

4 PHYS 2300/2300L 4 Lab Science

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

3 PHYS 1030/1030L 4 Lab Science

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

3 PHYS 1040/1040L 4

Lab Science

Psychology

3 PSY 1010  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences 

Research

3 Elec 1XXX 3  

Seminar

3 Elec 1XXX 3  

Spanish Language & Culture 

5 SPAN 1010, SPAN 1020, SPAN 2110 & SPAN 2120 14   

Spanish Language & Culture

4 SPAN 1010, SPAN 1020 & SPAN 2110 11   

Spanish Language & Culture

3 SPAN 1010 & SPAN 1020  

Spanish Literature & Culture

5 SPAN 3310  3  

Statistics

3 MATH 2100 3 Mathematics

Studio Art: 2 D Design

3 ART 1XXX (Lower Division)  3  

Studio Art: 3D Design

3 ART 1XXX (Lower Division)  3  

Studio Art: Drawing

3 ART 1XXX (Lower Division)  3

 

United States History

4 HIST 2010 & HIST 2020   6 Historical Understanding 

US Government & Politics

3 PSPS 1010  3 Behavioral & Social Sciences 

World History

4 HIST 1110 & HIST 1120 6 Thoughts, Values & Beliefs/ Historical Undersanding/& Non-Western Cultures (2 out of 3 listed) 

 **The Chemistry Department recommends that Chemistry majors NOT use AP Chemistry Credit.