Preparing for College

Importance of AP Tests

Question: Do colleges care more that you took an AP test or that you scored well on it? Or do they just care that you took an AP class?

If you're looking to apply to top colleges (Ivy League and other so-called "elites"), you'll want to not only take as many AP courses as possible and do well in them (As or Bs) but also take the tests and do well (5s or 4s).

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