Course Catalog

Graduation Requirements

Credits (28.0 total)

Community Service

  • 60 hours over 4 years

AP International Diploma

Students must earn scores of 3 or higher on five or more total AP Exams, based on the exam criteria requirements listed within each of the content areas below. This lists below includes only those courses offered at AST. For a full list, visit the AP International Diploma website.

Content Area 1

Any two (2) eligible AP world language or English exams, if the exams are across two different languages.

    • English Language and Composition
    • English Literature and Composition
    • Chinese Language and Culture
    • Spanish

Content Area 2

One AP Exam offering a global perspective

    • Comparative Government and Politics
    • Environmental Science
    • Human Geography
    • Macroeconomics
    • World History

Content Area 3

One AP Exam from either the sciences or math and computer science

    • Calculus AB
    • Calculus BC
    • Computer Science A
    • Computer Science Principles
    • Statistics
    • Biology
    • Environmental Science
    • Physics 1
    • Physics 2
    • Physics C: Mechanics

Content Area 4

One additional AP Exam (can't be English or a world language)

    • Microeconomics
    • Psychology
    • U.S. Government and Politics
    • U.S. History
    • Music Theory
    • Studio Art
    • additional exams from Content Area 2 or 3

AP Scholars

  • AP Scholar: Granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams
  • AP Scholar with Honor: Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams
  • AP Scholar with Distinction: Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams
  • International AP Scholar: Granted to the one male and one female student attending a school outside the United States and Canada that is not a DoDEA school with the highest average score on the greatest number of AP Exams. The minimum requirement is a score of 3 or higher on three exams.