Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

Advanced Placement

As of Fall 2018, the College will grant course credit for advanced placement courses offered in secondary school when students score 3 or higher on the advanced placement test. A maximum of 30 credits will be awarded on the basis of special examinations taken prior to admission. These include approved high school advanced placement examinations, Regents Examinations, Educational Testing Service examinations, Departmental Challenge examinations, New York State College Proficiency examinations, and the College Level Examination Program (CLEP). Further information is available from the Office of the Registrar and at http://www.csi.cuny.edu/transferguide/.

EXAM

CSI COURSE

CREDITS

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT AREA*

Art-General

ART 100

3

CE

Art-History

ART 103/104

3 -

Studio Drawing

ART 120

2 -

Art Studio General

ART 275

3 -

Biology

BIO 170/171

4

LP

Calculus AB

MTH 231

3

MQ

Calculus BC

MTH 232

3 (If MTH 231 awarded)

6 (If MTH 231 not awarded)

MQ

Chemistry (SCORE OF 3)

CHM 100/101

4 -

Chemistry (SCORE OF 4 or 5)

CHM 141/121 & CHM 142/127

8

LP & SW

Computer Science A (Score of 3)

CSC 199

3 -

Computer Science A (Score of 4 or 5)

CSC 126

4

SW

Computer Science Principles

CSC 119

3

SW

Computer Science AB

CSC 199

4 -

Economics Macro

ECO 101

4

IS

Economics Micro

ECO 199

4 -

English Language Comp

ENG 111

3

EC

English Literature Comp

ENG 151

4

EC

Environmental Science

GEO 105

4 -

History American (SCORE of 3)

HST 199

3

US

History American (SCORE OF 4 or 5)

HST 245

4 -

History European (SCORE OF 3)

HST 199

3 -

History European (SCORE OF 4 or 5)

HST 202

4 -

History World (SCORE OF 3)

HST 199

3 -

History (World (SCORE OF 4 and 5)

HST 100

4

IS

Human Geography

GEG 100

3

WG

Government & Politics US

POL 100

3

US

Government & Politics Comparative

POL 103

3

WG

Music Theory

MUS 120

2 -

Physics B

PHY 116 & PHY 156

8

LP & SW

Physics B Mech

PHY 116 & PHY 156

4

LP & SW

Physics B E and M

PHY 156

4

SW

Physics C

PHY 120/121 & PHY 160/161

8

LP & SW

Physics C Mech

PHY 120/121 & PHY 160/161

4

LP & SW

Physics C E and M

PHY 160/161

4

SW

Physics 1

PHY 116

4

LP

Physics 2

PHY 156

4

SW

Psychology

PSY 100

3

IS

Chinese, French, Italian or Spanish (SCORE OF 3)

CHN114, FRN 114, ITL 114 OR SPN 114

4 -

Chinese, French, Italian or Spanish

(SCORE of 4)

CHN 213, FRN 213, ITL 213, OR SPN 213

4 -

Chinese, French, Italian or Spanish (SCORE OF 5)

CHN 213, FRN 213, ITL 213, OR SPN 213

4 -

Spanish Literature

SPN 340

4 -

Research

Elective

3 -

Seminar

Elective 3 -

*Approved exams award credit for a specific course or a General Education requirement. If an exam meets a General Education requirement, please refer to the legend below.

CE Creative Expression
CO College Option
EC English Composition
IS Individual & Society
LP Life & Physical Sciences
MQ Mathematical & Quantitative Reasoning
SW Scientific World
US US Experience in its Diversity
WG World Cultures & Global Issues