Advanced Placement (AP)
College admission is the most crucial in one’s life. Many of the US universities consider Advanced Placement course as one of the criteria for the selection of candidates. By taking the AP course, you signal universities that you have shown special interest and taken the tough course to pursue the field of interest. You have already proved yourself by doing the college-level course and now your skills are more polished to take challenges of a college degree. So, the admission officer gets a clear picture of your level and preparedness to pursue a college undergraduate degree. It gives extra weightage when AP courses are seen on your transcript.