What Is AP Capstone?
AP Capstone™ is a diploma program from College Board based on two yearlong AP courses: AP Seminar and AP Research.
The Benefits of AP Capstone
"AP Capstone helps students develop key skills that they will use over and over in college: conducting research and communicating their results."
Explore the Courses
Schools must be approved by the AP Program before they can offer the AP Capstone Diploma program and its core courses: AP Seminar and AP Research.
Learn more about the AP Capstone program and watch tutorials about using the online resources available for teachers.
All AP Seminar and AP Research teachers at approved schools must complete a 5-day summer workshop and online training.
"AP Capstone helped me work independently, think critically about research and the research process, and organize myself so I can present to other people."
Frequently Asked Questions
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