Advanced Placement Exams

  • Amherst Central High School’s AP program offers college-level classes that go beyond the subject matter and allow you to deeply explore the subjects that interest you.

    • AP Biology
    • AP Calculus AB/BC
    • AP Chemistry
    • AP Computer Science Principles
    • AP European History
    • AP Government
    • AP Language & Composition
    • AP Literature & Composition
    • AP Microeconomics
    • AP Music Theory
    • AP Physics 1 (Algebra Based)
    • AP Physics 2 (Algebra Based)
    • AP Psychology
    • AP Statistics
    • AP Studio In Art
    • AP US History

    Taking AP exams can help you:

    • Stand out in college admissions—taking AP is a sign you’re ready for college
    • Earn college credits—colleges nationwide offer credit, advanced placement or both for qualifying exam scores.
    • Skip introductory classes—you can move directly to upper-level and major-specific courses.
    • Build college skills and confidence—from problem solving to time management and more.
    • Pursue interests—you can dig deeper into subjects you want to learn about.