QSI Dongguan offers a number of Advanced Placement (AP) courses for students who are academically prepared. The school is approved to administer the AP tests for all AP courses. These tests are administered in May each year. Students are encouraged to take these exams after taking the corresponding AP courses offered at the school. Passing scores on these exams may be granted college credit by the universities around the world.

QSI Dongguan offers the following AP courses:

        AP English Literature
        AP Biology
        AP Chemistry
        AP Micro Economics
        AP Macro Economics
        AP World History
        AP Human Geography
        AP Calculus AB/BC
        AP Statistics
        AP Chinese Language and Culture