AP Art History Score Calculator

With the upcoming AP exam schedule right around the corner, it’s worth your while to determine your level of preparedness by working through past AP Art History (APAH) exams released by the College Board. 

To help evaluate your readiness, our team has put together an interactive AP Art History Score Calculator to show what AP® score you’d likely receive based on the previous year’s exam.  

AP Art History Score Calculator

AP Art History Score Calculator

To predict your possible AP Art History score, use the sliders below to adjust the 1 multiple-choice section and 6 free response questions. The curve for this score calculator is based on the most recently available scoring guidelines.

AP® Art History Score Calculator



Note that this tool should only be used as an approximation, and future AP Art History exams may differ from past APAH exams. The calculator will give you an idea whether you’re close to a potential score cutoff or well within your target score range. 

By the way, you may also be interested in checking out our AP French Language score calculator.

Why Use Exam Strategist’s AP Art History Score Calculator?

Exam Strategist uses only the most recent past exams and official scoring worksheets released by the College Board to give you the best estimate of your current APAH competency level. The score calculator was designed to help students minimize their worry about future scores by better understanding how raw scores on the AP Art History exam are converted to the scaled 1-5 AP® scores. 

Frequently Asked Questions: AP Art History Score Calculator

Based on the 2022 AP score distributions, only 14.1% of students received a 5. Alternatively, you would need to have earned 71% of the total available composite points on the APAH exam to score a 5. 

In 2022, 21.0% of students received a 4 on the APAH exam. Additionally, you would have needed to correctly earn 56.5% of the total available points to earn a 4 on the AP Art History exam. 

According to the College Board’s AP score distributions, 26.3% of students earned a 3 on the AP Art History exam. In order to achieve a 3 on the 2022 exam, you’ll have needed to correctly answer 45% of the questions. 

Both the multiple-choice section and the free-response sections each account for 50% of the total composite score. Raw scores are scaled along a grading curve and converted to the 1-5 AP® scores.

Thanks for checking out our AP Art History score calculator. Please don’t hesitate to reach out via our contact page with any suggestions or questions you may have. And best of luck on your 2023 AP Art History exam! 


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