Alabama School of Math and Science Credits


Updated May 2013.

Subject

ASMS Course

UAB Equivalent

Semester Hours Awarded

Conditions

English

AP Senior English British Lit

EH 216: Introduction to Literature

3 "B" or better

Biology

AP Biology

Introductory Biology I 4 "B" or better
Introductory Biology II 4

Chemistry

AP Chemistry

CH 115: General Chemistry I

3 "B" or better

CH 116: General Chemistry I Lab 1
CH 117: General Chemistry II 3
CH 118: General Chemistry II Lab 1

History

AP US History

HY 120: The United States to 1877

3 "B" or better

Physics

AP Physics BI – III

PH 201: College Physics I

3 "B" or better
PH 201L: College Physics I Lab 1
PH 202: College Physics II 3
PH 202L: College Physics II Lab 1

Astronomy

AST 103: Astronomy of the Solar System

3 "B" or better
AST 113: Astronomy of the Solar System Lab 1

AP Physics CI – III

PH 221: General Physics I

3 "B" or better
PH 221L: General Physics I Lab 1
PH 222: General Physics II 3
PH 222L: General Physics II Lab 1

Math

Differential Calculus

MA 109: Survey of Calculus

3 "B" or better

Integral Calculus

N/A

N/A N/A

Diff Calc + Integ Calc

MA 125: Calculus I

4 "B" or better

BC Calculus

N/A N/A N/A

Diff Calc + Int Calc + BC Calc

MA 125 & MA 126: Calculus I-II

8 "B" or better

Number Theory

3 hours toward major/minor in Math

3

"B" or better

Multivariable Calculus

N/A

N/A

N/A

Diff Calc + Int Calc + BC Calc + Mult Calc

MA 125, MA 126, and MA 227: Calculus I-II-III

12

“B” or better

Differential Equations

MA 252: Differential Equations

3

"B" or better

Advanced Prob. & Stat.

3 hours toward major/minor in Math

3

"B" or better

Linear Algebra

MA 260: Linear Algebra

3

"B" or better


General AP Credits Awarded by UAB

Important Notes

  • Students must graduate from ASMS to receive credit.
  • Students must attend UAB directly from ASMS to receive credit.
  • All credit is awarded as “Pass” credit.
  • Grade condition must be met for each term.