Advanced Placement Credits

Eligible High School Diploma Listing by Country

COUNTRY DIPLOMA CREDITS*
Andorra Baccalaureat See France or Spain (up to 30 credits).
Austria Matura Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 3.0 or better. Maximum 30 credits.
Belgium Dutch Diploma van Secundair Onderwijs Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 14 or higher (62 or higher). Maximum 30 credits.
Belgium French Certificat d'Enseignement Secondaire Superieur Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 14 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Bulgaria Diploma za Sredno Obrazovaine (Diploma of Completed Secondary Education) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 5 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Canada High School Diploma Up to 5 credits for each AP at grade 3 or higher.
Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exam (CAPE) CAPE Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades III / C or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Croatia Matura Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Cyprus Greek Apolytirion of Lykeion Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 18 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Czech Republic Maturita Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 2 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Denmark Studentereksamen (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 7 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
England & Wales A-levels 9 credits per A-level of grade C or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Finland Lukion päästötodistus / Dismissionsbetyg (Upper Secondary Completion Certificate) Ylioppilastutkinto / studentexamen (Matriculation Examination) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 8 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
France Baccalaureat Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 12 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Germany Abitur Credits awarded on a per course basis for grade 3 (6-point scale) or 7 (15-point scale) or higher. Maximum 30 credits
Greece Apolytirio Eniaiou Lykeiou Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 16 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Hungary Matura (Érettségi Bizonyítvány) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
IB IB diploma/certificate 6 credits per HL and 3 credits per SL if grade 5 or higher, plus 3 credits for TOK. Maximum 30 credits.
Iceland Icelandish Stúdentspróf Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 6.5 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Ireland Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher - Honours) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 65 (C1) or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Italy Maturita (Esame di Stato) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 70 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Liechtenstein Matura Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.5 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Luxembourg Diplome de Fin d'Etudes secondaires Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 14 (40) or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Malta Matriculation Certificate Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of C or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Montenegro Diploma o završenoj srednjoj školi Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum of 30 credits.
Netherlands VWO Voorbereidend Wetenschapperlijk Onderwijs Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 7 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Norway Vitnemål fra den Videregaende Skole Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum of 30 credits.
Poland Matura Lyceum (Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum of 30 credits.
Portugal Diploma de Ensino Secundário (Diploma of Secondary Education) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 15 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Romania Diploma de Bacalaureat Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 8 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Scotland Scottish Qualifications Certificate (SQC) Advanced Higher Grade Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of C or better. Maximum 30 credits.
Serbia Diploma Srednje Škole Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum of 30 credits.
Singapore O-levels & A-levels (See England & Wales) Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of B4 or better. Maximum of 30 credits.
Slovakia Vysvedčenie o Maturitnej Skúške / Maturitné Vysvedčenie Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 2 or higher (lower). Maximum 30 credits.
Slovenia Maturitetno spričevalo Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 4.0 or higher. Maximum of 30 credits.
Spain Título de Bachiller Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 7 or higher. Maximum 30 credits.
Sweden Högskoleförberedande Examen Higher Education Preparatory Diploma Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of VG (15.00) or higher. Maximum 30 credits
Switzerland Matura / Maturite Credits awarded on a per course basis for grades of 5 or higher. Maximum 30 credits
USA High School Diploma Up to 5 credits for each AP at grade 3 or higher.
West African Certificates Advanced Diploma or A-Levels Credits awarded on a per course basis. Maximum 30 credits (see England & Wales).

*Advanced placement credits - GPA of final diploma is benchmark for evaluation

Please note that this list does not guarantee you advanced placement credits, nor does it affect our admissions requirements. The decision still lies with the admissions committee and the final credit amount depends on your High School Diploma result (GPA). Countries not listed indicated there are no advanced placement credits awarded.