Advanced Placement (AP) courses are college-level courses offered in US high schools. Administered by the College Board, they have now replaced the SAT Subject Tests for college applications. Doing well on AP courses can translate to college credit in US and Canadian universities.
Earning top scores in an AP course is the best way to demonstrate your academic ability to colleges.
Study college-level material early and gain exposure to the academic expectations of college.
Explore areas of interest, such as Psychology or Computer Science, and provide a clear indication of your academic passions.