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AP Test Registration

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AP/Dual Credit Important Dates

AP and Dual Credit

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Taking the Advanced Placement exams is an important part of all AP courses. Liberty High School desires that all students take AP exams for the AP classes that they have taken. Scoring well on an AP exam can often earn students college credit for their high school class, saving a significant amount on tuition. 

For the 2015 AP exams, students at Liberty High School will be registering online. This registration will take a few minutes and can be completed from any computer with internet access.

This year each AP exam costs $95.00. Liberty High School desires that every student be able to take their AP exams. Students requiring financial assistance should contact Mr Brett Coffman,, in the Liberty High School to learn more.

Online Exam registration will begin on Mon, Feb 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM and end on Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:59 PM. In order to register, students should click on the link provide on the school website or visit to register .To complete registration, students must answer all of the required questions. Registration is not complete until students have printed the pdf of the confirmation page that is provided at the end. We know that parents may desire to register their students for exams. We strongly recommend that parents and students are both present while registering to ensure that the correct exams are ordered.

Liberty High School is excited to offer families the convenience of paying exam fees online at the time of registration. Please be sure to have a credit card or debit card available before beginning registration. Paying online is a great way to make sure that payment has been made while avoiding mailing payment.

Here are the important dates for the registration process:

  • Mon, Feb 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM - Registration Begins
  • Mon, Mar 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM - Registrations and payments after this date will incur a $10 late fee per registration.
  • Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 11:59 PM - Registration Ends 
  • Mon, Mar 23, 2015 at 11:59 PM - Registrations that have not been paid for will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered. 

Please contact Mr Brett Coffman, , if you would like to register for an exam not listed or have any questions.

AP/Dual Credit at Liberty Public Schools

Liberty High School offers 28 Dual Credit courses and 14 AP courses covering a variety of topics and subject areas.  Students interested in taking these college level classes are eligible to get college credits for the work they complete in these courses.  AP courses are open to any student who meets the prerequisites for the classes.  Dual Credit courses require students to meet several criteria, these criteria are listed on this web page.  If students are interested in moving on to college, AP and Dual Credit courses are a great way to prepare students for the rigor and high expectations of college work.

Does the college you plan on attending take AP scores?

Click here to find out if your college will give you credit for your AP scores from LHS.

What is the difference between AP and Dual Credit


FAQ AP Courses Dual Credit Courses
FAQ's about AP and Dual Credit Courses
What is the course like? AP course work is college level work, students are expected to read, reason and write at a college level.  All curriculum for AP courses is checked and certified to be college level by the college board.  Obviously, AP courses are challenging, but also very rewarding for students who choose to take these courses. Dual credit courses are also college level classes.  The main difference is that Dual Credit courses are the same class that you would have if you attended the college accrediting the course.  Again, students need to exhibit the maturity level and responsibility of someone taking a college level class.
How will I receive credit? AP credit is given based on the score a student receives on the AP test at the end of the class.  AP tests are scored on a 1-5 scale.  A three or above is considered passing. With Dual Credit you are actually a student of the college that is certifying the class.  You pay for the credit at the beginning of the class and the grade that you receive in the class goes on both your high school transcript and a transcript from the certifying college.
What is the cost? AP tests generally costs a one time fee of $87 if you would like to take the test.  In most classes, you could get up to six college credits for the price of this test.  Costs vary depending on the class and certifying institution.  Cost range from $75 to $125 per credit hour.  Most semester classes are three credit hours. 
How do I know if the credit from this course will transfer to the college I would like to attend? Check on college admission websites to find out what score you need to get on the AP test to transfer the credit. Most colleges accept dual credit like they would a transfer from another college.  Check with your college to see if the Dual Credit choice you choose is a requirement at the institution you would like to attend.
Who do I contact if I have a problem with this class? You may contact the teacher of the AP course or an administrator at the high school. The instructor of a Dual Credit course is actually an adjunct professor of the college offering the credit.  For all questions or problems you will need to contact the college offering the credit. 

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Dual Credit Requirements

The requirements for Dual Credit are listed below:

  • Students must have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0.
  • Students must be recommended by the high school principal or his or her official designee.
  • High school students must also meet the same requirements for admission to individual courses (e.g., English or mathematics) as those required of on-campus students (e.g., ACT, ASSET, or other placement test scores).
  • Under special circumstances, freshmen and sophomores with superior academic talents may take dual credit courses. Freshmen and sophomores must demonstrate their competency by scoring at the 90th percentile or above on the ACT or SAT. Moreover, the recommending high school counselor and the college academic department official must concur that a younger student can benefit from dual credit in the specific course and learn at the collegiate level.