Tag Archive: SAT

Oct 10

Advanced Placement participation continues to grow

Wisconsin experienced another increase in Advanced Placement (AP) participation, with an additional 2,457 students taking exams in the 2015-16 school year compared to the prior school year. Nationally, 2.3 million public school students took just over 4 million AP exams in the 38 tested subjects, a 5.3 percent increase in student participation from the prior year compared to Wisconsin’s 6.5 percent jump. Wisconsin has experienced steady growth in the AP program over the years and dramatic growth from 20 years ago.