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Dual Enrollment & Advanced Placement


Many MSSM courses are college level and beyond. Students must meet prerequisites in order to register for AP classes. These prerequisites vary from class to class (refer to the course catalog). Any student taking an AP class must take the AP exam for that class.

      • AP Calculus AB
      • AP Calculus BC
      • AP Chemistry
      • AP English Language and Composition
      • AP Physics C
      • AP Psychology
      • AP Statistics
      • AP US History


University of Maine at Presque Isle Credit

Under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI), MSSM students may receive college credit for many of their MSSM classes. An MSSM student who wishes to receive UMPI credit for an MSSM course must be matriculated and deemed eligible for any relevant coursework according to MSSM's placement procedures. Please download and fill out the 2017 UMPI Form.

MSSM Courses for UMPI College Credit

Full Year Courses:

      • Biological Processes and Research BIO 112 (4) and BIO 113 (4)
      • Anatomy and Physiology (two semesters) BIO 261 (4) and BIO 262 (4)
      • Honors Chemistry CHY 111 (4) and CHY 112 (4)
      • African American Literature ENG 378 (3)
      • Economics ECO 207 (3)
      • US History HTY 161 (3) and HTY 162 (3)
      • Before Calculus AB MAT 121 (4) and MAT 117 (3)
      • Before Calculus BC MAT 121 (4) and MAT 117 (3)
      • Accelerated Before Calculus BC MAT 121 (4) and MAT 117 (3)
      • Accelerated Advanced Math MAT 117 (3)
      • Accelerated AP Statistics MAT 201 (3) and MAT 202 (3)
      • Intro to Spanish SPA 101 (3)
      • Intermediate Spanish SPA 101 (3) and 102 (3)

Full Year AP Courses

      • Chemistry CHY 111 (4) and CHY 122 (4)
      • Composition ENG 101 (3)
      • Calculus AB MAT 131 (4)
      • Calculus BC MAT 131 (4) and MAT 132 (4)
      • Statistics MAT 201 (3)
      • Physics C PHY 153 (4) and PHY 154 (4)
      • Psychology PSY 100 (3)

Half Year Courses

      • Drawing I ART 103 (3)
      • Basic Design ART 120 (3)
      • Plant Biology BIO 309 (4)
      • Applied Genetics and Biotechnology BIO 350 (4)
      • Early American Literature ENG 241 (3)
      • Modern American Literature 242 (3)
      • Early British Literature ENG 355 (3)
      • The Life and Works of Shakespeare ENG 367 (3)
      • First Year Seminar FYS 100 (1)
      • Accelerated AP Calculus BC MAT 132 (4)
      • Multivariable Calculus MAT 231 (4)
      • Differential Equations MAT 233 (4)
      • Linear Algebra MAT 274 (3)
      • Complex Analysis MAT 335 (3)

University of New England (UNE) Transfer Partnership Program

In this partner program, MSSM students who earn college credit with Maine School of Science and Mathematics Advanced Placement (AP) courses and transfer credits from University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI) get a head start on a bachelor’s degree at the University of New England.

By completing designated AP and UMPI courses students receive priority consideration for admission and merit scholarships to enter with sophomore standing at the University of New England. The information that follows is taken directly from the UNE Partnership Program flyer.

Qualifying scores necessary to receive credit for advanced placement are recommended by the academic departments and are approved by the University Registrar. They are treated as transfer credit in accordance with the following table.