Advanced Placement (AP) is a program of college level courses and examinations for high school students. AP is
administrated by the College Entrance Examination Board, headquartered in New York City, New York with a Canadian
office in Kelowna, British Columbia. Students who successfully complete examinations with a prescribed standing may,
upon admission to a public postsecondary institution, be granted credit as outlined in the following table. For more
information consult the appropriate institutional calendar or Registrar’s/Student Services Office.
|Sending Institution||Receiving Institution|
|Advanced Placement Courses||Memorial University of Newfoundland||College of the North Atlantic|
|Biology||Biology 1001/1002 with AP standing of 4 or 5.
Note: Students who have received a grade of 3 in AP Biology will have the requirement for
Biology 1001/1002 waived and may replace those courses with higher level Biology courses.
|English Language and Composition||Communications CM1100, CM1400, CM2100, CM1401 with AP standing of 4 or more|
|English Literature and Composition||English 1080 with AP standing of 3 or more.|
|European History||History 2300 and 2310 with AP standing of 3 or more.|
|Fine Arts (Art History)||Visual Arts 2700 and 2701 (Sir Wilfred Grenfell College) with AP standing of 3 or more.|
|Fine Arts (Studio Art)||No credit recommended.|
|French||Two unspecified French first -year credits with AP standing of 5. One unspecified French first-year credit
with AP standing of 3 and 4.
|Calculus AB||Mathematics 1000 with AP standing of 4 or 5||Mathematics MA1100 or MA1700 with AP standing of 5|
|Calculus BC||Mathematics 1000 with AP standing of 3 or more||Mathematics MA1101with AP standing of 3 or more|
|Environmental Science||Environmental Science 1000 with AP standing of 3 or more.|
|Music Theory||Music 1120 and 1121 with AP standing of 3 or more. Music 1121, 1107, and 1117 with AP standing of 4. Music
1107, 1108, 1117, and 1118 with AP standing of 5.
|Physics B||Physics 1020 and 1021 with AP standing of 3 or more.||Physics PH1101, PH1200, 1325 and 1327|
|Psychology||Students with AP standing of 3 or more will be permitted to take advanced non-major courses in Psychology,
however, credit for Psychology 1000 and 1001 will not be granted.
The following is of high schools in the Province which offer Advanced Placement:
- Ascension Collegiate (Bay Roberts)
- Bishops College (St. John’s)
- Booth Memorial High School (St. John’s)
- Brother Rice High School (St. John’s)
- Carbonear Integrated Collegiate
- Gander Collegiate
- Gonzaga Regional High School (St. John’s)
- Goose High School (Happy Valley-Goose Bay)
- Herdman Collegiate (Corner Brook)
- Holy Heart of Mary High School (St. John’s)
- Mount Pearl Senior High School
- Persalvic Central High School (Victoria)
- Prince of Wales Collegiate (St. John’s)
- St. James Regional High (Channel/Port-aux-Basques)
- St. Stephen’s High School (Stephenville)
- St. Peter’s Academy (Benoit’s Cove)