Advanced Placement (AP) Credit

Students with Advanced Placement credit must provide Admissions an official copy of your test score.  You can verify your AP credit in your MyUCSC portal. Directions on how to verify your AP scores in MyUCSC, are provided at this AP Score FAQ.

Below is a list of AP credit by subject and test score, the UCSC course credit equivalent to that score, the course(s) that score allows you to enroll in, and the major credit you receive towards your Mathematics major:

NOTE:  Advanced Placement Credit varies by major, the major credit listed is specific to the Mathematics majors.

AP Subject Score UCSC equivalency: Enroll in: Math Major Credit:
Calculus AB 3+ MATH 3 MATH 11A or 19A none
Calculus AB 4, 5 MATH 11A, 19A MATH 20A, 11B, or 19B MATH 19A
Calculus BC 3+ MATH 11A, 19A MATH 20A, 11B, or 19B MATH 19A
Calculus BC 4, 5 MATH 11AB, 19AB MATH 20A, 22 or 23A MATH 19AB