• Course-Specific Exam Information
    AP Subject Exam question(s) will only cover: Exam question(s) will NOT cover: Exam question type(s) Exam Date #1 Exam Date #2
    Art and Design: 2D Portfolio N/A N/A Selected Works: 3 works required (instead of 5) to be submitted digitally + Sustained Investigation: 10 images required (instead of 15), also submitted digitally Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Art and Design: 3D Portfolio N/A N/A Selected Works: 3 works required (instead of 5) to be submitted digitally + Sustained Investigation: 10 images required (instead of 15), also submitted digitally Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Art and Design: Drawing N/A N/A Selected Works: 3 works required (instead of 5) to be submitted digitally + Sustained Investigation: 10 images required (instead of 15), also submitted digitally Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Art History Units 1-6 Units 7-10 * * *
    Biology Units 1-6 Units 7-8 * * *
    Calculus AB Units 1-7 Unit 8 * * *
    Calculus BC** Units 1-8 + 5 topics in Unit 10 (10.2, 10.5, 10.7, 10.8, and 10.11) Unit 9, Unit 10 (except Topics 10.2, 10.5, 10.7, 10.8, and 10.11) * * *
    Chemistry Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    Chinese Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    Computer Science A Units 1-7 Units 8-10 * * *
    Computer Science Principles No final AP Exam No final AP Exam Explore Task + Create Task only; no multiple-choice exam Digital Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Economics - Macro Units 1-5 Unit 6 * * *
    Economics - Micro Units 1-5 Unit 6 * * *
    English Language and Composition Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    English Literature and Composition Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    Environmental Science Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    European History Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    French Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    German Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    Government and Politics: Comparative Units 1-3 Units 4-5 * * *
    Government and Politics: U.S. Units 1-3 Units 4-5 * * *
    Human Geography Units 1-5 Units 6-7 * * *
    Italian Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    Japanese Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    Latin Units 1-4 Units 5-8 * * *
    Music Theory** Units 1-6 Units 7-8 * * *
    Physics 1 Units 1-7 Units 8-10 * * *
    Physics 2 Units 1-5 Units 6-7 * * *
    Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Units 1-3 Units 4-5 * * *
    Physics C: Mechanics Units 1-5 Units 6-7 * * *
    Psychology Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    Research N/A N/A Academic Paper only (no presentation) Digital Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Seminar No final AP Exam No final AP Exam Individual Research Report + Individual Written Argument only (no team or individual presentations or end-of-course exam) Digital Portfolio due date extended for all students to May 26 at 11:59 p.m. ET
    Spanish Language and Culture Units 1-4 Units 5-6 * * *
    Spanish Literature and Culture Units 1-6 Units 7-8 * * *
    Statistics Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    U.S. History Units 1-7 Units 8-9 * * *
    World History Units 1-6 Units 7-9 * * *

    * This information will be posted here by Friday, April 3.
    ** It will not be possible to provide subscores this year.

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Test Date Test Center Deadline Late Deadline
September 14, 2019 Gaston College August 16, 2019 August 30, 2019
October 26, 2019 Gaston College September 20, 2019 October 4, 2019
December 14, 2019 Gaston College November 8, 2019 November 22, 2019
February 8, 2020 Gaston College January 10, 2020 January 17, 2020
April 4, 2020 Gaston College February 28, 2020 March 13, 2020
June 13, 2020 Gaston College May 8, 2020 May 22, 2020
July 18, 2020 Gaston College June 19, 2020 June 26, 2020
Test Dates Test Center Deadline Late Deadline
August 24, 2019 ASH, HH, July 26, 2019 August 13, 2019
October 5, 2019 ASH, HH September 6, 2019 September 24, 2019
November 2, 2019 ASH, HH, October 3, 2019 October 22, 2019
December 7, 2019 HH November 8, 2019 November 26, 2019
March 14, 2020 ASH, HH, February 14, 2020 March 3, 2020
May 2, 2020 ASH, HH April 3, 2020 April 21, 2020
June 6, 2020 HH May 8, 2020 May 27, 2020