The Advanced Placement Program enables willing and academically prepared students to pursue college level studies - with the opportunity to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both - while still in high school; AP Exams are given each year in May. Students who earn a qualifying score on an AP Exam are typically eligible to receive college credit and/or placement into advanced courses in college. Every aspect of AP course and exam development is the result of collaboration between AP teachers and college faculty. They work together to develop AP courses and exams, set scoring standards, and score the exams. College faculties review every AP teacher’s course syllabus.