AP (Advanced Placement) and IB (International Baccalaureate) Placement

Oakland Community College awards credit for Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) examinations for Higher Level (HL). Refer to the listing below for appropriate scores to receive equivalent credit.

Students should request official examination scores to be mailed to:

Oakland Community College
Transcript Evaluation
2480 Opdyke Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304      

AP Transcript Request 

Requesting AP Transcripts Form

Phone 888.308.0013
Phone 609.771.7366

Provide the following information:

  • AP Number
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Test Number
  • Oakland Community College Code # 1607

IB Transcript Request 

Mail IB transcript request form to:

IB Americas Global Centre
7501 Wisconsin Ave. Suite #200 W.
Bethesda, MD 20814

International Baccalaureate
Phone 301.202.3000

Mail AP and IB Transcripts to:

Oakland Community College 
Transcript Evaluation
2480 Opdyke Road
Bloomfield  Hills, MI 48304

AP EXAM

EXAM Score Required Credits OCC Equivalency
Chinese  3 or above  4 hr CHI 1510
Japanese  3 or above  4 hrs JPN 1510
Art 2D  3 or above  3 hrs ART 1520 
Art 3D  3 or above  3 hrs ART 1520
Art Drawing  3 or above  3 hrs ART 1510 
Art History  3 or above  3 hrs ART 1560
Biology  3 or above  4 hrs BIO 1530 
Calculus AB  3 or above  4 hrs MAT 1730
Calculus BC  3 or above  4 hrs/4 hrs MAT 1730/MAT 1740
Chemistry  3 or above  4 hrs CHE 1510
Computer Science A  3 or above  4 hrs CIS ELEC 
Computer Science Principles 3 or above 4 hrs CIS 1100
Studio Art: Drawing  3 or above  3 hrs  ART 1510
Environmental Science  3 or above  4 hrs BIO 1500 
European History  3 or above  3 hrs  HIS ELEC
French Literature  3 or above  3 hrs FRE REQU 
French  3 or above  4 hrs/4 hrs/4 hrs  FRE 1510, FRE 1530, FRE 2610
German  3 or above  4 hrs/4 hrs/4 hrs  GER 1510, GER 1530, GER 2610
Government & Politics  3 or above  3 hrs  POL REQU
Political Science  3 or above  3 hrs  POL 1510
U.S. History  3 or above  3 hrs/3 hrs  HIS 2510/ HIS 2520
Latin Literature  3 or above  3 hrs  HUM REQU
Latin  3 or above  3 hrs  HUM REQU
English: Language & Composition  3 or above  3 hrs/3 hrs ENG 1710/ ENG 1510 
English: Literature & Composition  3 or above  3 hrs/3 hrs  ENG 1710/ ENG 1510
Economics (macrao)  3 or above  3 hrs  ECO 2610
Economics (micro)  3 or above  3 hrs  ECO 2620
Music Theory  3 or above  3 hrs/3hrs  MUS ELEC/MUS 1630
Physics  3 or above  4 hrs  PHY 1610
Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism  3 or above  5 hrs  PHY 2500
Physics C: Mechanics  3 or above  5 hrs  PHY 2400
Psychology  3 or above  3 hrs  PSY 2510
Spanish Literature  3 or above  3 hrs  SPA REQU
Spanish  3 or above  4 hrs  SPA 1510
Spanish  3 or above  4 hrs/4 hrs  SPA 1530/SPA 2610
Statistics  3 or above  4 hrs  MAT 1580
World History  3 or above  4 hrs/4 hrs HIS 1510/HIS 1520 
World Geography  3 or above  3 hrs  GEO 1520

IB EXAM

IB Subject Test Score - HL OCC Equated Course Credit Award
Fine Arts: Visual

 

5+

 

ART 1520 & ART 2570

 

6

Sciences: Biology

 

5+

 

BIO 1530 & BIO 1560

 

8

Sciences: Chemistry

 

5+

 

CHE 1510 & CHE 1520

 

8

 Chinese/Italian/Russian

 

5+

 

CHI/ITA/RUS 1510

 

4

French/German/Japanese/Spanish

5+

FRE/GER/JPN/SPA 1510 & 1530

8

Economics

 

5+

 

ECO 2610 & ECO 2620

 

6

English

 

5+

 

ENG 1510 & ENG 1520

 

6

American  History

 

5+

 

HIS 2510 & HIS 2520

 

6

European History

 

5+

 

HIS 1510 & HIS 1520 

 

8

Psychology

5+

PSY 2510

3

Philosophy

5+

PHI 1510

3

Social Anthropology

5+

ANT 1540

3

Sciences: Physics

 

5+

 

 PHY 1610 & PHY 1620

 

8

Mathematics

 

5+

 

MAT 1730 & MAT 1740

 

8

Fine Art: Music

 

5+

 

MUS 1630 & MUS 1650

 

4