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DSST Information (formerly DANTES)


About DSST

It's Your Life, Take Credit for It. The DSST credit by exam program gives students the opportunity to receive college credit for life experience as a form of prior learning assessment. Recommended for credit by the American Council on Education, the 30+ exams are offered in diverse subject areas such as health, ethics, finance and technology. The DSST program is owned by Prometric, the global leader in testing and assessment, and has been placing students on the fast track to college degrees since 1974.

To learn more about the DSST program including test preparation, practice exams, exam fact sheets and technical information, visit the official DSST site.

Scheduling an Appointment

Testing Services administers DSST examinations by appointment. To schedule an appointment or get additional information on test requirements,fees and policies, please contact our office. For optimum availability, we recommend that you contact us two weeks prior to a desired test date.

Getting DSST Credit at FHSU

FHSU grants college credit for manyDSST examinations.Visit our DSST credit information page to learn more about required minimum scores and credit granted for the successful completion ofDSST examinations.

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