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Colombia

Colombia Country Policy

Universities in Colombia acknowledge qualifying AP Exam scores in the admissions process. In addition to the institutions currently listed, other higher education institutions in Colombia use AP Exam scores in the admissions process. Interested students should contact the universities directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies.

Altamira International School

AI Code: 925809


Colegio Bolivar

AI Code: 925680


Colegio Colombo Hebreo

AI Code: 925320


Colegio Granadino

AI Code: 925755


Colegio Jorge Washington

AI Code: 925697


Colegio Karl C Parrish

AI Code: 925140


Colegio Los Nogales

AI Code: 925437


Colegio Nueva Granada

AI Code: 925440


Colegio Panamericano

AI Code: 925490


Columbus School The

AI Code: 925760


El Camino Academy

AI Code: 925470


Gimnasio Ingles

AI Code: 925027


Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administracion (CESA)

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) recommends that applicants submit AP Exams with scores of 4 or higher. In addition, Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) will award credit or placement for successful scores on the following AP Exams: AP Exam AP Score Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) Course Credits Calculus AB 4 / 5 Fundamentación Matemática 4 Calculus BC 4 / 5 Cálculo I 4 Statistics (Estadísticas) 4 / 5 Estadísticas básicas 3 Macroeconomics 4 / 5 Economía 3 Microeconomics 4 / 5 Economía 3 World History 4 / 5 Geopolítica No credits Studio Art: Two-Dimensional Design 3 / 4 / 5 Electiva I 1 (portfolio considered) Studio Art: Three Dimensional Design 3 / 4 / 5 Electiva I 1 (portfolio considered) Studio Art: Drawing 3 / 4 / 5 Electiva I 1 (portfolio considered) English Language and Composition 4 / 5 Requisito de Idioma No credits French Language and Culture 4 / 5 Requisito de Idioma No credits German Language and Culture 4 / 5 Requisito de Idioma No credits Chinese Language and Culture 4 / 5 Requisito de Idioma No credits Japanese Language and Culture 4 / 5 Requisito de Idioma No credits The comprehensive AP policy for Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración (CESA) may be found at: www.cesa.edu.co?show=134 Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies.

Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia

Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia recognizes AP Exam scores within its admission process. Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia recommends that applicants submit three AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher. AP Exams are considered within the applicant's complete academic transcript. SAT scores will also be considered for admission. In addition, Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia will award credit for successful scores on specified AP Exams. Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia’s website listed below.

Universidad Autonoma de Bucaramanga (UNAB)

Universidad Autonoma de Bucaramanga (UNAB) recognizes AP Exam scores within its admission process and will grant credit/or placement for AP Exam scores. UNAB recommends that applicants submit five AP Exams with scores of 5 or higher. AP Exams are considered within the applicant‘s complete academic transcript. UNAB may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit UNAB’s website listed below.

Universidad CES

DI Code: 6407

Universidad CES recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad CES may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad CES’ website listed below.

Universidad de los Andes

DI Code: 6779

Universidad de los Andes recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad de los Andes will award credit for AP Exams with scores of 4 or higher in specified subjects. Admitted students must ask for this recognition during their first semester of studies. AP Exams are not used for admission of international students to the Universidad de los Andes. The Universidad de los Andes does not conduct interviews as part of the admissions process. Colombian nationals who hold dual citizenship should apply only as Colombian nationals, using the number that appears on their Colombian Identity Card. Successful candidates who are not Colombian nationals will be required to obtain a student visa. Universidad de los Andes may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad de los Andes’ website listed below.

Universidad del Norte

Universidad del Norte recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad del Norte´s AP policy applies to incoming freshman, transfer and international students. Universidad del Norte encourages applicants to strengthen their academic profile by taking AP courses and exams available through their secondary schools. Universidad del Norte will also award credit for AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher in specified subjects. AP Score Reports must be submitted prior to enrollment for consideration. Each academic division will review the AP courses and exams to determine if they meet the program requirements. The Academic Division is the unit responsible for making the final decision regarding credit recognition. Admission decisions are made based on the strength of the applicant's academic preparation. Competition for places is created by the quality and extent of the applicant pool. AP Exams are considered within the applicant's complete academic transcript. Universidad del Norte may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad del Norte’s website listed below.

Universidad del Rosario

Universidad del Rosario recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad del Rosario recommends that applicants submit 2 AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Universidad del Rosario may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad del Rosario’s website listed below.

Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano

Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano grants credit to admitted students with scores of 3 or higher on AP exams. Students should have an official AP score report sent to the University from the College Board. Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano’s website listed below.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Universidad Nacional de Colombia recognizes AP Exam scores in the admissions process. Universidad Nacional de Colombia may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Nacional de Colombia’s website listed below.

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana grants admission to students based on their complete academic record, including secondary school transcript, results of Colombian national examinations, and AP Exam scores. AP Exam scores of 3 or higher will be considered for placement. Applicants should submit AP Exams in subjects related to their choice of study or major. The Universidad Pontificia Boliviarana regards AP Exams as being of high academic quality. Successful AP scores are considered strong indicators in regard to the qualifications of candidates. In this way, the university recognizes the value of AP and its relationship to the processes that allow students to begin university study. The university also recognizes AP as a motivator of international academic mobility which enriches both students and institutions. Students who earn qualifying scores on AP Exams will be accepted into the first semester. These students will not need to take additional coursework prior to enrollment. Score requirements do not vary by course of study or major. However, AP Exams submitted must be related to the chosen major. University credits are not granted for AP Exams. Advanced placement for qualifying scores on AP Exams will be awarded at the discretion of each School Committee. The following table notes the AP Exams that relate to the majors at the university. Possible Relationship of AP Exams Majors at the UniversityArchitecture and DesignStudio Art: Drawing Studio Art: 2-D Design Art History Studio Art: 3-D DesignEngineeringCalculus AB Calculus BC Computer Science A Computer Science AB Physics B Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Physics C: Mechanics ChemistryLaw and Political ScienceGovernment and Politics: United States Government and Politics: ComparativeStrategic SciencesGerman Language and Culture Calculus AB Calculus BC Statistics World History Macroeconomics MicroeconomicsEducation and PedagogySpanish Language and Culture Spanish Literature and Culture English Language and CompositionSocial SciencesStudio Art: Drawing Studio Art: 2-D Design Studio Art: 3-D Design Spanish Language and Culture Spanish Literature and Culture Statistics Human Geography World History PsychologyHealth SciencesBiology ChemistryTheology, Philosophy, HumanitiesSpanish Literature and Culture Latin Music Theory All of the AP World Language exams are recognized for any program for degree requirements, but not for fulfilling admission requirements. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies.

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana seccional Bucaramanga

Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana seccional Bucaramanga recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana seccional Bucaramanga will also award credit for AP Exams in specified subjects within the Mathematics and Science content areas. Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana seccional Bucaramanga may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana seccional Bucaramanga’s website listed below.

Universidad Santo Tomás

Universidad Santo Tomás recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. AP Exams are considered within the applicant's complete academic transcript. Universidad Santo Tomás recommends that applicants submit 2 or more AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher. Universidad Santo Tomás considers AP courses and exams a great opportunity for secondary school students. Universidad Santo Tomás will guarantee admission to applicants with AP Exams scores in specified subject areas. Universidad Santo Tomás may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Santo Tomás’ website listed below.

Universidad Sergio Arboleda

Universidad Sergio Arboleda recognizes AP Exam scores within its admission process. Universidad Sergio Arboleda recommends that applicants submit two AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher. AP Exam scores are considered within the applicant's complete academic transcript. Students should contact academic departments after admission regarding consideration for advanced placement for individual subjects. Universidad Sergio Arboleda may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Sergio Arboleda’s website listed below.

Universidad Tecnologica de Bolivar

DI Code: 4939

Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar recognizes AP Exam scores within its admissions process. AP Exams are considered within the applicant's complete academic transcript. Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar may have additional SAT/ SAT subject test requirements for international students. Interested students should contact the institution directly for further information regarding application procedures and policies. Please visit Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar’s website listed below.