Advanced Placement (AP)

  • Advanced Placement (AP) offers college-level courses for high school students. These courses are taught by certified high school teachers who follow college course guidelines. After students complete an AP course, they can earn college credits based on their AP exam score. Como Park, Johnson, Humboldt and Washington Technology high schools specialize in AP courses. Central, Creative Arts and Open World Learning high schools also offer AP courses. See school websites for more information. To see how AP courses transfer to colleges and universities, visit