Southwestern

Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Languages

Advanced Placement and Credit

 Credit Granting

For students who place above the first-semester (014) level, credit for the previous course is awarded (= four credit hours). For students who take the AP language exam and score 4 or 5, or who take the IB language exam and score 6 or 7, another 4 hours will be awarded. The maximum credit that will be awarded for a combination of placement and AP or IB exams is 8 hours.