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Advanced Placement Credit in GE

Use of Advanced Placement Credit in General Education

Cal State San Marcos grants credit towards its undergraduate degrees for successful completion of examinations of the Advanced Placement Program of the College Board.

Please review the AP Equivalency Table in the Undergraduate Tests and Examinations section to view what requirements/credits you have received at CSUSM for your AP exams. General Education and other University requirements are satisfied by students who present scores of 3, 4, or 5 on Advanced Placement examinations. There is no maximum number of units that a student may earn for AP credit.