The Advanced Placement (AP) is a program offering college-level curriculum and exams to high school students. American colleges often grant placement and course credit to students who obtain high scores above a certain number on the examinations.
- Most US Colleges recognize AP and offer credit for scores (usually 4 or 5)
- Show challenge/rigor for college admissions.
- Chance for college credit is dependent on a single test
- Cost: Free to take the course. $95/test plus book fees. (fee subject to change)