The Advanced Placement (AP) program provides opportunities for rigorous, challenging learning as part of the regular course offerings for public and non-public students in secondary schools. The Minnesota Legislature appropriated $4.5 million dollars to provide financial incentives to schools for student exam subsidies and teacher training for the Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate programs.

AP Teacher Training Policies and Procedures provides information for teachers interested in attending AP training. Training sessions must be official AP courses provided by College Board-identified institutions.