Mount Saint Vincent University Advanced Placement Requirements
MSVU Advanced Placement Requirements
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The Mount participates in the Advanced Placement Program administered by the College Board in Princeton, New Jersey.
Students may receive transfer credits for the following Advanced Placement Examinations provided they have achieved grades of four or five: Biology, Computer Studies, Economics, English, Mathematics, Political Studies, Psychology and Spanish.
|Advanced Placement Course||Transfer Credit|
|Art History||1.0 unit of CULS (Cultural Studies elective) at the 1000 level|
|Biology||BIOL 1152 & BIOL 1153|
|Calculus||MATH 1113 & MATH 1114|
|Chemistry||CHEM 1011 & CHEM 1012|
|Computer Science||CMPS 1155 & CMPS 2255|
|Economics||ECON 1101 & ECON 1102|
|English||1.0 unit of ENGL (English elective) at the 1000 level|
|Environmental Science||1.0 unit of SCIE (Science elective) at the 1000 level|
|French||1.0 unit of FREN (French elective) at the 1000 level|
|History||1.0 unit of HIST (History elective) at the 1000 level|
|Physics||PHYS 1101 & PHYS 1102|
|Political Studies||POLS 1001 & POLS 1002|
|Psychology||PSYC 1110 & PSYC 1120|
|Spanish||SPAN 1101 & SPAN 1102|
|Statistics||MATH 2208 & MATH 2209|
The above is intended as a guide only. Transfer credits are evaluated on an individual basis and will vary depending on each student’s personal academic program.
For more information concerning your application and transfer credits, please contact the Admissions Office at 902-457-6117.