Students who take Advanced Placement classes and who wish to receive college credit, should take the AP tests given by the College Board and have the test scores sent to Georgetown College.  With approval of the department concerned, students earning a score of 3, 4, or 5 on the AP exam will receive three to six hours credit at Georgetown. Below are samples of credit awarded in the past: 

AP EXAMSCOREGEORGETOWN COURSE EQUIVALENT
Art Drawing3,4,5ART115 (3 hrs)
Art 2D Design3,4,5ART117 (3 hrs)
Art History3,4,5ART216 (3 hrs)
Biology3BIO100 (3 hrs)
Biology4,5BIO111 (4 hrs)
Calculus AB3MAT109 (3 hrs)
Calculus AB4,5MAT125 (3 hrs)
Calculus BC3MAT125 (3 hrs)
Calculus BC4,5MAT225 (3 hrs)
Chemistry3,4,5CHE102 (3 hrs)
Computer Science A3,4,5AP Computer Sci Elective Credit (3 hrs)
Economics (Macro)3,4,5ECO221 (3 hrs)
Economics (Micro)3,4,5ECO223 (3 hrs)
English Language/Comp3ENG111 (3 hrs)
English Language/Comp4,5ENG111 (3 hrs) *112 with dept exam
English Lit/Comp3ENG111 (3 hrs)
English Lit/Comp4,5ENG111 (3 hrs) *112 with dept exam
Environmental Science3,4,5BIO100 (3 hrs)
European History3,4HIS111 or 113 (3 hrs)
European History5HIS111 & 113 (6 hrs)
French Language3FRE201 (3 hrs)
French Language4,5FRE201 (3 hrs) *230 with dept exam
French Literature3FRE201 (3 hrs)
French Literature4,5FRE201 (3 hrs) *310 with dept exam
German Language3GER201 (3 hrs)
German Language4,5GER201 (3 hrs) *230 with dept exam
German Literature3GER201 (3 hrs)
German Literature4,5GER201 (3 hrs) *301 with dept exam
Human Geography3,4,5AP Elective Credit (3 hrs)
Latin3,4,5LAT201 (3 hrs)
Latin Virgil3,4,5LAT102 & 201 (6 hrs)
Music Theory3,4MUS111 (4 hrs)
Music Theory5MUS111 (4 hrs) *112 with dept exam
Physics3,4,5AP Physics Elective Credit (3 hrs)
Physics C-MECH4,5PHY 211 (4 hrs)
Physics C-E&M4,5PHY 212 (4 hrs)
Gov. Political Science3,4,5POS100 (3 hrs)
Psychology3,4,5PSY111 (3 hrs)
Spanish Language3SPA201 (3 hrs)
Spanish Language4,5SPA201 (3 hrs) *230 with dept exam
Spanish Literature3SPA201 (3 hrs)
Spanish Literature4,5SPA201 (3 hrs) *301 with dept exam
Statistics3,4,5MAT111 (3 hrs)
US History3,4HIS223 or 225 (3 hrs)
US History5HIS223 & 225 (6 hrs)
World History3,4,5HIS111 (3 hrs)

 

Georgetown College recognizes the International Baccalaureate and will offer credit for IB courses passed with grades of 5, 6, or 7 on the Higher Level examinations.