Advanced Placement Program

Advanced Placement Program

Advanced Placement Program

 

AKNS is one of very few US curriculum schools in Dubai that offer AP (Advanced Placement) program to its students.

Advanced Placement (AP) is a U.S. program for high school students which is developed and run by the College Board. Taking AP courses in high school provides students with a competitive edge in university/ college admissions process.

AP course results are recognized and accepted by colleges and universities both within the United States and across the world. AP courses offer college-level complexity of curricula to students in high school. AP assessments take place in May. Passing the AP exam in the relevant subject with a score above 3 can count toward earning college credit for students. Students are encouraged to take at least 3 AP courses in grades 10, 11 and 12 to earn university/ college credit.

Our current AP course offerings include:

 

  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Computer Science Principles
  • AP Physics C – Mechanics
  • AP Drawing
  • AP Psychology