COC - Advanced Placement Course Equivalency List
Effective Fall, 2010

AP
Examination
AP
Score
COC
Unit Credit
Prerequisite
Met For COC Courses(s)
COC Associate Degree Units/General Education
CSU *
UC
Art History
 
3,4,5
6
 
N/A
 
Humanities & Fine Arts
3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE Area C1 or C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC
Area 3A or 3B + 2.3 UC
elective units
Art-Studio Drawing
3,4,5
 
 
3 Max
for all Art Studio
 
N/A
3 elective units
3 CSU elective units - Max for all Art Studio
 
 
5.3 UC elective units (Max for all Art Studio)
Art Studio 2-D
3.4.5
N/A
3 elective units
3 CSU elective units - Max for all Art Studio
Art Studio 3-D
3,4,5
N/A
3 elective units
3 CSU elective units � Max for all Art Studio
Biology
3,4,5
6
N/A
Natural Science
4 units + 2 elective units
CSUGE
Area B2 & B3 � 4 units & 2 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 5B w/lab -
4 units + 1.3 elective units
Calculus AB
3,4,5
3
 
(6 units Max for both AB & BC)
Math 212
Language & Rationality:  Communication  & Analytical Thinking
(5 units); Mathematics Competency
CSUGE Area B4 � 3 units + 2 CSU elective units
Only one calculus exam can apply for CSU credit
IGETC Area 2A �
(Max 2.7 UC units)
Calculus BC
3
 
 
 
 
 
6 units Max for both AB & BC
Math 212
Language & Rationality:  Communication  & Analytical Thinking
(6 units); Mathematics Competency
CSUGE Area B4 � 3 units + 3 CSU elective units - Only one calculus exam can apply for CSU credit
IGETC Area 2A
(Max 5.3 UC units for all calculus exams)
Calculus BC
4 or 5
Math 212 & 213
Language & Rationality:  Communication & Analytical Thinking
(6 units); Mathematics Competency
CSUGE Area B4 � 3 units + 3 CSU elective units - Only one calculus exam can apply for CSU credit
IGETC Area 2A
(Max 5.3 UC units for all calculus exams)
Chemistry
3,4,5
6
Chemistry 201
Natural Science �
4 units + 2 CSU elective units
 
CSUGE Area B1 & B3 - 4 units & 2 CSU elective units
 
IGETC Area 5A w/lab �
4 units + 1.3 UC elective units
Chinese Language and Culture
3,4,5
6
N/A
Humanities & Fine Arts 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE Area C2 - 3 units & 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B �
3 units and Area 6A + 2.3 UC elective  units
Computer Science A
3,4,5
 
 
 
 
 
3-Max for  A&B
 
N/A
 
3 elective units
 
3 CSU elective units - Only one computer science exam can apply for CSU credit
 1.3 UC elective units (Max 2.7 UC units for both computer exams)
Computer Science AB
(Will not be offered 2010-11)
3,4,5
N/A
3 elective  units
 
3 CSU elective units - Only one computer science exam can apply for CSU credit
2.7 UC elective units (Max 2.7 UC units for both computer exams)
English Language and Composition
3,4,5
 
 
 
 
 
 
6- Max  for Engl. Lang. & Lit.
 
 
ENGL 102, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 111, PSYCH 101H, SOCI 101H, 108
English Composition -
3 units  + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area A2- 3 units + 3 CSU elective units-(Max 6 CSU units for Lang. & Lit.)
IGETC Area 1A �
3 units + 2.3 UC elective units (Max 5.3 units for Lang. & Lit.)
English Literature and Composition
3,4,5
ENGL 102, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109 111, PSYCH 101H, SOCI 101H, 108
 
Language & Rationality: 
English Composition or Humanities -
3 units & 3 elective units
CSUGE Area A2- 3 units & C2 � 3 units (Max 6 CSU units for Lang & Lit
IGETC Area 1A or 3B - 3 units + 2.3 UC elective units
Environmental Science
3,4,5
4
N/A
Natural Science �
4 units
CSUGE Area B1 & B3 � 4 units for those passing the test in 2008 and beyond OR Area B2 & B3 � 4 units for those passing the test in 2008
IGETC Area 5A w/lab - 3 units (Max 2.7 UCunits)
European History
3,4,5
6
N/A
Social Science � 3 units &  Humanities � 3 units
CSUGE Area D6 or C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B or 4F �
3 units + 2.3 UC elective units
French Language
3,4,5
6
French 202
Humanities �3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A (Max 5.3 UC units)
French Literature
(Will not be offered 2010-11)
3,4,5
6
French 202
Humanities -3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE Area C2 - 3 units until Fall 09 + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A
(Max 5.3 UC units)
German Language
3,4,5
6
German 202
Humanities -3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A
(Max 5.3 UC units)
Government and Politics: Comparative
3,4,5
3
N/A
Social Science � 3 units
CSUGE Area D8- 3 units
IGETC Area 4H  (Max 2.7 UC units)
Government and Politics: U. S.
3,4,5
3
N/A
Social Science � 3 units
CSUGE Area D8- 3 units.  (Does not meet AIR State & Local Govt.)
IGETC
Area 4H (Max 2.7 UC units)
 
Human Geography
3,4,5
3
N/A
Social Science � 3 units
CSUGE Area D5- 3 units
IGETC
Area 4E (Max 2.7 UC units)
Italian Language and Culture
(Will not be offered 2010-11)
3,4,5
6
N/A
Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A (Max 5.3 UC units)
Japanese Language and Culture
3,4,5
6
N/A
Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B � 3 units and 6A (Max 5.3 UC units)
Latin Literature
(Will not be offered 2010-11)
3,4,5
3
N/A
Humanities - 3 units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units until Fall 2009
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A
(Max 2.7 UC units)
Latin: Vergil
3,4,5
3
N/A
Humanities - 3 units
CSUGE Area C2 - 3 units
IGETC Area 3B - 3 units and 6A
(Max 2.7 UC units)
Macroeconomics
3,4,5
3
N/A
Social Science - 3 units
 
CSUGE Area D2 - 3 units
IGETC Area 4B (Max 2.7 UC units)
Microeconomics
3,4,5
3
N/A
Social Science - 3 units
 
CSUGE
Area D2 - 3 units
IGETC Area 4B (Max 2.7 UC units)
Music Theory
3,4,5
6
N/A
Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE Area C1 � 3 units until Fall 2009 + 3 CSU elective units
5.3 UC elective units
Physics B
3,4,5
6
(Max 6 units for B & C exams)
N/A
Natural Science �
4 units +  2 elective units
CSUGE
Area B1 & B3- 4 units + 2 CSU elective units (Max 6 CSU units for B & C exams)
 
IGETC Area 5A w/lab �
4 units + 1.3 UC elective units
(Max 5.3 UC units for B & C exams)
Physics C: Mechanics
3,4,5
4
(Max 6 units for B & C exams)
N/A
Natural Science �
4 units
CSUGE Area B1 & B3- 4 units
(Max 6 CSU units for B & C exams)
IGETC Area 5A w/lab � 3 units. (Max 2.7 UC units)
(Max 5.3 UC units for B & C exams)
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
3,4,5
4
(Max 6 units for B & C exams)
N/A
Natural Science �
4 units
CSUGE Area B1 & B3 � 4 units
(Max 6 CSU units for B & C exams)
IGETC Area 5A w/lab � 3 units. (Max 2.7 UC units)
(Max 5.3 UC units for B & C exams)
Psychology
3,4,5
3
Psychology 102, 230
Social Science - 3 units
CSUGE Area D9 - 3 units
IGETC
Area 4I  (Max 2.7 UC units)
Spanish Language
3,4,5
 
6
Spanish 202
Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC
Area 3B �
3 units and 6A (Max 5.3 UC units)
 
Spanish Literature
3,4,5
6
Spanish 202
Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B � 3 units and 6A
(Max 5.3 UC units)
 
Statistics
3,4,5
3
N/A
Language & Rationality:  Communication & Analytical Thinking �
3 units; Mathematics Competency
CSUGE
Area B4 - 3 units
IGETC Area 2A
(Max 2.7 UC units)
United StatesHistory
3,4,5
 
6
N/A
Social Science or Humanities -3 units + 3 units U.S. History Title 5 requirement
CSUGE
Area D6 or C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B or 4F �
3 units + 2.3 UC elective units
World History
3,4,5
6
N/A
Social Science or Humanities - 3 units + 3 elective units
CSUGE
Area D6 or C2 - 3 units + 3 CSU elective units
IGETC Area 3B or 4F �
3 units + 2.3 UC elective units