DSST (DANTES Subject Standardized Tests)
These two-hour computer-based tests are available in thirty-seven subject areas of business, physical sciences, humanities, social sciences and applied technology, and are for students interested in earning college credit for material they already know..
Students can take their DSST test here at the UTLC Testing Center and have their scores sent to their college of choice, however, not all schools accept DSST scores for Credit. It is the student’s responsibility to know if they will be granted credit for their DSST test.
**Please note that the DSST Public Speaking Exam is temporarily unavailable.
Appointment required; call 419.530.3266
- 2 ½ hour appointments offered M-F (testing time 2hrs.)
DSST Fee: $80.00, Credit/Debit card
Administration fee: $25.00 - paid by credit card or check or money order made out to The University of Toledo.
Bring two ID’s:
Primary ID must be government issued with photo and signature (driver’s license, state ID or passport)
Secondary ID must have either a photo or signature.
Score reports are provided at the end of your test for most DSST exams. Designated institutions will receive your score in about two weeks.
Candidates will need to bring the 4 digit school code for their institution
Test information and Study Guides are available at the DSST website:www.getcollegecredit.com
MILITARY PERSONELThe UTLC Testing Center is proud to be a DSST fully funded testing site, which means that, not only is the exam funded by DANTES, but eligible military personnel will not be required to pay the administration fee when they take their test at our Testing Center.
Eligibility: Contact your Base Education Office or DANTES
ID: Please see ID requirements on the DSST website
Retakes: Exams may be retaken every 90 days. DANTES will not fund retakes for the same title.