Tag: advanced placement

Pre-College Credit: How to Earn It and How It Transfers

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

There are plenty of ways to get credits for college in high school. Learn about different types of credits and how they might transfer with this helpful guide. read more

5 Tips to Ace AP US History

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Are you taking AP US History? These five tips will help you walk out of the exam with confidence! read more

Inside Info on AP Courses: Which Ones Should You Take?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Rebecca has taken 11 Advanced Placement courses and has a ton of inside information to share. Here's her guide on all your AP choices, from Math to English and everything in between. read more

Why You Should Take IB Classes in High School Instead of AP

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CollegeXpress Student Writer; Graduate, University of Colorado, Boulder

Are you considering IB classes in high school? Here are some of the benefits and challenges of this advanced curriculum. read more

What to Do While You Wait for Your AP Test Scores

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Feeling anxious and impatient for your AP test scores to come out? Here are a few productive ways to pass the time while you wait. read more

Poetry Study Guide for AP English Language and Literature Exams

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A quick poetry review that can help you score high on AP English tests, both Literature and Language read more

Are AP Tests Really Worth It?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Indiana University

Many high school juniors and seniors are enrolled in one, two, three, or even more AP courses, hoping to receive credit for their AP test scores and stand out in their college applications. But are AP tests really worth it? Here are the pros and cons of these college-level courses and exams. read more

10 Study Tips to Help You Conquer AP Tests

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Whether you're tackling your very first test this year or prepping for your very last one, these 10 study tips will help you score high on any AP exam. read more

How to Put the "A" in AP Classes

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High School Student

A junior with 11 courses under her belt offers tips on how to ace advanced placement classes. read more

Early College Credit Options

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High School Student

High schools offer a myriad of programs like Advanced Placement, Concurrent Enrollment, and even early college courses in association with local universities and community trade schools. One student explains why students should consider these special academic options. read more