Additional AP Information for SCS Students

Updated Fall 2015

The following AP credits also count toward constrained Humanities & Fine Arts categories for the Bachelors Degree in Computer Science:

AP Subject Score Carnegie Mellon Course Equivalent Units H & FA Category
Art History 5 60-011 Art Elective 9 Category 3
Economics: Macros AND Micro 5 AND 5 73-100 Principles of Economics 9 Category 2
European History 5 79-011 History Elective 9 Category 3
Govt. & Politics: Comp 4 or 5 84-012 World Politics  9 Category 2
Govt. & Politics: US 4 or 5 84-013 Government & Politics: US 9 Category 2
Psychology 4 or 5 85-011 Psychology Elective 9 Category 1
World History 5 79-015 History Elective 9 Category 3

Key:

Category 1: Cognition, Choice and Behavior
Category 2: Economic, Political and Social Institutions
Category 3: Cultural Analysis