Advanced Placement (AP), Honors (H) and Accelerated (Acc) courses allow students the opportunity to take the most rigorous courses available in preparation for collegiate studies. Learn about the differences between these advanced levels as well as courses that require a contract and/or summer work by viewing the chart below.
What's the difference?
|Community College Concurrent Enrollment|
|Qualifies for A-G credit||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Usually Yes if IGETC|
|Offered in grades||9, 10, 11, 12||9, 10||10, 11, 12||10, 11, 12||9, 10, 11, 12|
(extra GPA point awarded for C or better)
|No||No||Yes||Yes||Yes if IGETC|
|College credit awarded at most colleges for passing AP exam in May with 3+||n/a||n/a||n/a||Yes||Usually Yes|
|Summer work required (please see below)||No||Sometimes||Sometimes||Usually||No|
|Contract required||No||Sometimes||Sometimes||Yes||view forms|