Current through Register Vol. XXXIX, No. 11, March 18, 2022
Virginia state colleges and universities shall accept advanced placement
credits according to the following guidelines:
8.1.1. High school students completing
advanced placement examinations of the College Board with a minimum score of 3
will receive credit at any state college or university, as indicated in die
list of advanced placement exams offered by the College Board. The Central
Office of the Community and Technical College System of WV maintains a list of
all College Board advanced placement exams and the minimum number of credits
that each institution shall grant. Credit is to be awarded solely on the basis
of satisfactory performance of a score of 3 or higher on the advanced placement
8.1.2. When the
examination is in the area of the student's major, the institution will award
credit toward the major or the core curriculum.
8.1.3. An academic department within the
institution may, upon approval of the institutional faculty, require a higher
score than 3 on an advanced placement test if the credit is to be used toward
meeting a course requirement for a major in the department.
8.1.4. Credits awarded by regionally or
nationally accredited institutions of higher education in West Virginia for
successful completion of advanced placement exams are transferable to West
Virginia state colleges and universities in accordance with the advanced
placement policy of the receiving institution.