AP Computer Science Principles
1.0 Credit: CTE or Elective
Open To: 9, 10, 11, 12
$94 AP testing fee in the Spring
AP Computer Science Principles introduces students to the foundational concepts of computer science and challenges them to explore how computing and technology can impact the world. With a unique focus on creative problem solving and real-world applications, AP Computer Science Principles prepares students for college and career. Whether it’s 3-D animation, engineering, music, app development, medicine, visual design, robotics, or political analysis, computer science is the engine that powers the technology, productivity, and innovation that drives the world. Computer science experience has become an imperative for today’s students and the workforce of tomorrow.