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AP Examinations

Last updated on February 6th, 2018

The University of Balamand may give up to a maximum of 15 transfer- credits, towards the Freshman year, for IP students who have successfully passed the respective AP examinations (https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/apcourse). A grade of 3 and above is requested for each AP examination and the equivalent UOB-Freshman course is listed in the Table below.
 

Subject UOB course UOB credit
APID Examination
Biology BIOL 101 & BIOL 103 3+3
Calculus AB MATH 112 3
Calculus BC MATH 112 & MATH 113 3+3
Chemistry CHEM 100 & CHEM 102 3+3
Chinese Language and Culture CHIN 111 3
Computer Science A CSIS 111 3
Computer Science Principles CSIS 112 3
English Language and composition Placement Test  
English literature and composition Placement Test  
Environmental Science EVSC 100 3
European History HIST 111 3
French Language and Culture FREN 111 3
Comparative Government & Politics PSIA 101 3
History of Arts ARTH 101 3
Human Geography GEOG 101 3
Macroeconomics ECON 111 3
Microeconomics ECON 101 3
Music Theory PART 111 3
PHYSICS 1:algebra base equivalence to PHYS 100 may be granted
following a placement test

Physics C-Electricity & Magnetism PHYS 102 3
Physics C-Mechanics PHYS 100 3
PHYSICS II algebra base No equivalence ​

Physics-B PHYS 100 3
Psychology PSYC 101 3
Spanish Language and Culture SPAN 111 3
Statistics MATH 105 3
World History HIST 101 3
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