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.
|Biology BL1170 and BL1171 with AP standing of 4 or 5.|
|Chemistry||Chemistry 1050 and 1051 with AP standing of 5.
Chemistry 1010 and 1011 with AP standing of 3 or 4.
|Chemistry CH1140 and CH1141 with AP standing of 5.
Chemistry CH1130 and CH1131 with AP standing of 3 or 4.
|English Language and Composition||No credit recommended.||Communications CM1100, CM1400, CM2100, CM1401 with AP standing of 4 or more|
|English Literature and Composition||English 1080 with AP standing of 4 or more.|
|European History||Six (6) unspecified credit hours (2nd year level) 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.
Three (3) unspecified credit hours in French (1st year level) with AP standing of 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)
- Beaconsfield High School (St. John’s)
- Bishops College (St. John’s)
- Booth Memorial High School (St. John’s)
- Brother Rice High School (St. John’s)
- Carbonear Integrated Collegiate
- Discovery Collegiate (Bonavista)
- Dorset Collegiate (Pilley’s Island)
- E. A. Butler Memorial (McKay’s)
- Elwood Regional High School (Deer Lake)
- Eugene Vaters Collegiate (St. John’s)
- Gander Collegiate
- Gonzaga Regional High School (St. John’s)
- Goose High School (Happy Valley-Goose Bay)
- Harriot Curtis Collegiate (St. Anthony)
- Henry Gordon Academy (Cartwright)
- Herdman Collegiate (Corner Brook)
- Holy Heart of Mary High School (St. John’s)
- Holy Spirit High School (St. John’s)
- J.R. Smallwood Collegiate (Wabush)
- John Burke Regional High School (Grand Bank)
- Long Island Academy (Beaumont)
- Marystown Central High School
- Menihek Integrated High School (Labrador City)
- Mobile High School (Mobile)
- Mount Pearl Senior High School
- Musgravetown Regional High School
- Pearce Regional High School (Burin)
- Prince of Wales Collegiate (St. John’s)
- Queen Elizabeth Regional High (Foxtrap)
- Roncalli Central High School (Avondale)
- Regina High School (Corner Brook)
- St. Bernard’s All Grade
- St. George’s Regional High
- St. James Regional High (Channel/Port-aux-Basques)
- St. Stephen’s High School (Stephenville)