2022 AP exams: College Board plans to return to paper-and-pencil testing

After two years of digital AP exams—which included fully online exams in 2020 and multiple testing options in 2021—the College Board plans to return to its usual paper-and-pencil format for AP exams administered in 2022.

Here is the 2022 AP exam schedule. Tests will be administered between May 2–6 and May 9–13.

Week 1: May 2-6

  Morning (8:00AM) Afternoon (12:00PM)
Mon., May 2
  • Japanese Language and Culture
  • United States Government and Politics
  • Chemistry
  • Spanish Literature and Culture
Tues., May 3
  • Environmental Science
  • Psychology
Wed., May 4
  • English Literature
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • Computer Science A
Thurs., May 5
  • Human Geography
  • Macroeconomics
  • Seminar
  • Statistics
Fri., May 6
  • European History
  • United States History
  • Art History
  • Microeconomics


Week 2: May 9-13

  Morning (8:00AM) Afternoon (12:00PM) Afternoon (2:00PM)
Mon., May 9
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Computer Science Principles
Tues., May 10
  • English Language
  • Physics C: Mechanics
  • Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism
Wed., May 11
  • Chinese Language and Culture
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Biology

Thurs., May 12
  • French Language and Culture
  • World History
  • Physics 1
Fri., May 13
  • German Language and Culture
  • Music Theory
  • Latin
  • Physics 2


How to prepare for AP exams

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