Advanced Placement (AP)

Have your official test scores or transcript sent directly to:

Office of the Registrar
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount
Wichita, Kansas 67260-0058

The Registrar's Office will review the scores and add the credit you have earned to your WSU transcript, if you are an enrolled or current student. 

If you are a transfer student from another Kansas Regent's Univesity, AP scores that you sent to them can be used by WSU from that school's transcript.  If you are a transfer student from a school that is not a Kansas Regent's University, please contact the test company and arrange for your score(s) to be sent to WSU for evaluation.  Credit posted to your WSU transcript will be awarded based on the information below.

Subject Exam Minimum Score WSU Equivalent Course(s)
Art History 4 3 hrs. Art Elective
Biology 3 4 hrs. BIOL 210 (including lab)
Biology 4 8 hrs. BIOL 210 and 211 (including lab)
Calculus AB 3 5 hrs. MATH 242
Calculus BC 3 10 hrs. MATH 242 and 243
Chemistry 3 5 hrs. CHEM 211
Chemistry 4 10 hrs. CHEM 211 and 212
Chinese Language and Culture   No Equivalent Course
Computer Science A 3 3 hrs. CS 210
Computer Science Principles   No Equivalent Course
Economics (Macro) 3 3 hrs. ECON 201
Economics (Micro) 3 3 hrs. ECON 202
Eng. Lan. & Comp 3 3 hrs. ENGL 101
Eng. Lan. & Comp. 5 6 hrs. ENGL 101 and 102
Eng. Lit. & Comp. 3 3 hrs. ENGL 101
Eng. Lit. & Comp 5 6 hrs. ENGL 101 and 102
Environmental Science 3 3 hrs. BIOL 370
French Language and Culture 3 3 hrs. FREN 223
French Language and Culture 5 6 hrs. FREN 223 & 324
German Language and Culture 3 3 hrs. GERM 224
German Language and Culture 4 5 hrs. GERM 224 & 225
German Language and Culture 5 7 hrs. GERM 224, 225, 325
Government and Politics (Comp) 3 3 hrs. POLS 226
Government and Politics (US) 3 3 hrs. POLS 121
History (European) 3 3 hrs. HIST 101 or 102
History (European) 5 6 hrs. HIST 101 and 102
History (U.S.) 3 3 hrs. HIST 131 or 132
History (U.S.) 5 6 hrs. HIST 131 and 132
History (World) 3 3 hrs. HIST 100 or 104
History (World) 5 6 hrs. HIST 100 and 104
Human Geography 3 3 hrs. GEOG 125
Italian Language and Culture   No Equivalent Course
Japanese Language and Culture   No Equivalent Course
Latin 3 3 hrs. LATN 223
Latin 5 6 hrs. LATN 223 and 224
Music Theory 3 2 hrs. MUSC 127
Music Theory 4 4 hrs. MUSC 127 and 129
Music Theory 5 6 hrs. MUSC 127, 129, 130
Physics 1 4 4 hrs. PHYS 213
Physics 2 4 4 hrs. PHYS 214
Physics E & M 4 4 hrs. PHYS 314
Physics Mech 4 4 hrs. PHYS 313
Psychology 3 3 hrs. PSY 111
Research 3 3 hrs ENGL 102
Seminar 3 3 hrs ENGL 101
Spanish Language and Culture 3 3 hrs. SPAN 220
Spanish Language and Culture 4 6 hrs. SPAN 220 and 325
Spanish Literature and Culture 3 3 hrs. SPAN 223
Spanish Literature and Culture 4 6 hrs. SPAN 223 and 300
Statistics 3 3 hrs. STATS 370
Studio Art:  2-D Design 3 3 hrs. Art Elective
Studio Art:  3-D Design 3 3 hrs. Art Elective
Studio Art:  Drawing   No Equivalent Course

For current score information contact the Registrar's Office at 316-978-3055 or stop by our office at 117 Jardine Hall.


For more information, contact the Registrar's office:
117 Jardine Hall, 316-978-3055
academic.records@wichita.edu