2016 AP Program Participation Results Released
More students are taking advantage of Advanced Placement courses. According to the 2016 AP Program results from College Board, participation in the program has almost doubled to 1.1 million students since 2006. In that same span, the number of U.S. public high school graduates that passed AP exams increased from 14.3 percent to 21.9 percent. College Board CEO David Coleman contributes the 2016 results to students’ expanded access to the AP Program.