General Information All AP exams are administered in May; click on the link above or the calendar to determine when specific AP tests are administered at Champaign Central. AP exams may be taken by high school students to demonstrate college level achievement. However, the amount of credit given is dependent on the college and students must verify with their chosen college the credit value.
Why AP? AP enables you to: - Stand out in college admission - Earn college credit - Skip introductory college classes - Save money on tuition - Build college skills and confidence - Explore potential majors based on your interests - Turn subjects you love into fulfilling career paths
What's next? Interested in taking AP? Here are some things you can do: - Learn more about AP at exploreap.org - Speak to your counselor or teacher - Talk to classmates who have taken AP - Discuss your options with your parents or family
Deadlines There are numerous deadlines pertaining to advanced placement exams and it is the student's responsilbity to meet each deadline. Refer to the calendar to determine when couselors are registering students for AP exams and deadlines pertaining to these tests.
Accommodations Students with IEP'S or 504 plans who wish to apply for accommodations for any AP exam should notify their case managers and/or counselors by December 1st. There is a const associated with these tests. Students who have applied and qualified for free or reduced lunch may request a fee waiter. To learn more about accommodations, click the button below to link to College board's official site:
Fees & Fee Waivers There is a cost associated with AP tests. Students must register and pay for each exam they wish to take. Students should reference the calendar to learn when Champaign Central will begin registration for AP exams(usually occurs in April). Students who have applied and qualified for free or reduced lunch may request a fee waiver. To learn more about fees and fee waivers, click the link below: