Advanced Placement and IB Courses

Turn your AP scores into credits.

High school students may earn LDS Business College credit by scoring 3 or higher on the Advanced Placement tests listed below. See details about the number of credit hours granted by LDS Business College and also, where applicable, the LDSBC General Education requirement that's fulfilled.

AP Exam AP Test Score LDSBC Credit Hours LDSBC GE Fulfilled
Art History 3, 4, 5 3 Art 101
Studio Art Drawing (portfolio required) 3, 4, 5 3 Art 106
Studio Art 2-D Design (portfolio required) 3, 4, 5 3 Art 104
Studio Art 3-D Design (portfolio required) 3, 4, 5 3 Art 104
Biology 3, 4, 5 3 Life Science
Calculus AB* 3, 4, 5 7 Math 110, 111
Calculus BC* 3, 4, 5 7 Math 110, 111
Chemistry 3, 4, 5 3 Physical Science
Macroeconomics 3, 4, 5 3 Econ 162
Microeconomics 3, 4, 5 3 Econ 161
English Language & Comp 3, 4, 5 3 English 101
English Literature & Comp 3, 4, 5 6 English 101, 250
Environmental Science 3, 4, 5 3 Life Science 110
Comparative Government and Politics 3, 4, 5 3 Political Science 110
U.S. Government and Politics 3, 4, 5 3 Political Science 110
European History 3, 4, 5 3 Social Science
U.S. History 3, 4, 5 3 History 170
World History 3, 4, 5 3 Social Science
Human Geography 3, 4, 5 3 Physical Science
Physics B** 3, 4, 5 3 Physical Science
Physics C-Mechanics** 3, 4, 5 3 Physical Science
Physics C-Electricity and Magnetism** 3, 4, 5 3 Physical Science
Psychology 3, 4, 5 3 Social Science 101
Spanish Literature 3, 4, 5 3 Humanities
Statistics 3, 4, 5 3 Math 252
*Take Calculus AB or BC, not both. Students who receive a score of 2 on the BC exam can request consideration from BYU for the AB credit at the 3 score level.

**Take Physics B or both parts of Physics C.

Turn your IB scores into credits.

LDSBC will award credit to students who have taken IB courses and who score a 5, 6, or 7 on IB exams. Specific IB credit is assessed and awarded on a case-by-case basis.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

LDSBC will award credit to students who have taken CLEP tests. Specific CLEP credit is assessed and awarded on a case-by-case basis.

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