College Board Advanced Placement

Yuba Community College District awards credit for AP exam scores of 3 or higher (3, 4, or 5) in accordance with AB 1985:

  • WCC Course Credit: credit for a specific course, when applicable (students may not enroll in a course if credit is awarded);
  • WCC GE Area: credit for a General Education area;
  • WCC Units Given: units of credit awarded

Credit is not awarded until the student has completed 12 units with a 2.0 GPA at Yuba Community College District.

Send in your AP Scores

To be awarded credit, students must submit official College Board AP Score Reports (sent directly from the College Board or in an official sealed report envelope) to Admissions & Records.

The following table indicates WCC course equivalencies, GE areas, and units awarded for AP Exam scores of 3 or higher (3, 4, or 5). Note that other colleges and universities have different policies concerning Advanced Placement and may not honor this policy. Some specific majors may require a higher cutoff score. Please see a counselor about AP Exam credit within a specific major at four-year universities.

AP Scores Equivalency Table