Students and Families enrolled at Bearden High School can register here for the 2019 Advanced Placement (AP®) Administration.

Exam Fees: $94 per exam



STEP 1: Activate your exam  – Log into the College Board MyAP site at using your College Board profile and apply the ‘Join Code’ (access code) you receive from your teacher for each of your subjects. (See FAQs for details) For yearlong and Fall Courses, deadline to join the course on MyAP is November 8, 2019.

STEP 2: Submit exam feesClick on “Submit fees for AP® Exams” below and submit your fees. For yearlong and Fall courses, fees are due by November 8, 2019.


  • Fall Semester: August 16, 2019 through November 8, 2019 (Midnight EST)
  • Spring Semester: February 1, 2020 through March 6, 2020 (Midnight EST)

1. Exam registration for 2020 exams requires two steps: activation of your exam on the College Board MyAP site AND submission of exam fees. (See FAQs for more information on the MyAP activation process.)

Students enrolled in Fall Semester or Yearlong AP® Courses will have the opportunity to activate their AP® Exams and submit fees between August 16 and November 8, 2019. (Penalty fees of $40 per exam apply between November 9 and November 13, 2019.)*

*Students enrolled in Spring AP® Courses will have the opportunity to activate their AP® Exams and submit fees between February 1, 2020 and March 6, 2020. (Penalty fees of $40 per exam apply between March 7and March 11, 2019.) Students enrolled in Spring semester AP® Courses may submit payment for these exams in advance, but it is not recommended since there are no refunds and they cannot complete the activation step until the course commences.

College Board profiles are the same accounts used to order SAT® exams, or to collect prior year PSAT/NMSQT® or AP® Exam scores. Do not create a new account if you already have one (see FAQs for more information.)

2. The cost of each AP® Exam is $94.00 each. (Capstone exams are $142)

Payment for exams may be done via credit card or debit card, OR by mailing in a check or money order. There will be an online payment fee of 3% for payments submitted by credit or debit card. Directions for payment can be found at the end of the online registration form and in your e-mail confirmation which will be sent to the parent email address you provide on the registration form.

Late registration for Fall will be possible with a penalty fee of $40 per exam.  Late Registration Deadline for the Fall Registration window is November 13, 2019. Late Registration Deadline for the Spring Registration window is March 11, 2020.

3. Exam Locations: The AP® Human Geography exam is proctored at Bearden.  The rest of the exams are given off campus.  Tentatively, the tests are scheduled to be given at King University at 10950 Spring Bluff Way, Knoxville, TN 37932. (Map to King University)

We must received a field trip form for all students testing off campus. Please download the form, complete it and return it to the BHS counseling office by March 15. 

Click here to download the Medical Release Form and submit it by March 15, 2020 to the BHS Counseling Office. 

4. Homeschooled students are welcome to test with the BHS Students. Please note that the cost for a homeschooled student will be $125 per exam to cover testing expenses. Please complete the registration form at the link above.

5. Fee reduction/assistance – Fee reductions are possible for qualified students. If you feel you may qualify for a fee reduction, please submit the AP® Fee Waiver Application Form (Linked here) to Mr. Tanner. Mullinax in the counseling office. Once  eligibility has been confirmed, you will be provided with a Fee Reduction Code that will reduce the price of the exam(s) on the payment form to the appropriate amount.

6. Refunds are not possible.

7. College and universities with AP® Credit Policies can be found on the College Board’s website at – It is the student’s responsibility to verify that the college they plan to attend will accept AP® credit and submit scores to their university/college of choice.

9. AP® exam program information is available  by logging into the College Board MyAP site at and in the College Board “AP® Bulletin for Students and Parents.”  Paper copies of this bulletin will be available in the BHS Counseling Office as of mid-February.  Students are encouraged to pick up a copy at that time.

Any additional AP® questions can be sent to the AP® Coordinator,

Technical questions or need assistance? Contact or call toll free 1-855-663-8348.