What are the benefits of taking AP classes?

What are the benefits of taking Advanced Placement (AP) classes?

  • You save money on tuition.
  • You can graduate sooner.
  • The classes impress college admissions officers.
  • AP classes help develop college-level academic skills.
  • These classes can increase your chances for college-specific merit aid.

Can I not take the AP exam?

AP courses can be taken without taking the exam, and vice versa. If your child wants the possible college credit or score result without taking a course, then take the exam.

Is AP Language and Composition worth it?

AP Lang not only helps you with other standardized tests and courses (like the SAT rhetorical analysis essay), but it also assists you professionally in the future. Don’t just hear it from me though—other students unanimously agree that AP Lang is worth it!

What happens if you cheat on AP exam?

Students accused of cheating (or when the software detects cheating), scores will be automatically canceled. If students are caught cheating, though, The College Board has indicated that their high school counselors and university admissions officers will be notified.

Can I refund my AP exam?

after all AP exams have been administered. The full refund will be returned in the manner in which the exam was paid (i.e. exam fees paid by check will receive a partial refund by check; exam fees paid online will be returned to the credit card used for the purchase). eligible for a refund.

Are the 2020 AP exams open book?

2020 AP Exams will be open book/open note.

What is a 2 on an AP exam equivalent to?

AP Exam scores are a weighted combination of student scores on the multiple-choice and free-response sections….AP Exam Scores.

AP Exam Score Recommendation College Course Grade Equivalent
5 Extremely well qualified A+ or A
4 Very well qualified A-, B+ or B
3 Qualified B-, C+ or C
2 Possibly qualified

How much does it cost to cancel an AP test?

Cancelled or unused exams incur the $45 cancellation fee.