What is CSP?

Computer science is everywhere, from our smartphones and video games to music, medicine, and much more. AP Computer Science Principles (AP CSP) can help you understand how computing and technology influence the world around you. Learn how to creatively address real-world issues while using the same tools and processes that artists, writers, computer scientists, and engineers use to bring ideas to life

What it’s About?

The fundamentals of computing, including problem solving, working with data, understanding the Internet, cybersecurity, and programming.


Broadening your understanding of computer science for use in a diversity of majors and careers.

The Exam

  • Create Performance Task (30%).
  • End-Of-Course Exam (70%)