UToledo Testing Services

DSST (DANTES Subject Standardized Tests)

These two-hour computer-based tests are available in 37 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 UToledo 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 his/her DSST test.

**Please note that the DSST Public Speaking Exam is unavailable.

Appointment required - call 419.530.2011

  • 2 ½ hour appointments offered M-F (testing time of 2 hours)

DSST Fee: $80.00, paid by credit/debit card

Administration fee: $30.00 - paid by credit card, check, or money order made to The University of Toledo.

Bring two IDs:

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 PERSONNEL-The UToledo 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 a test at our testing center.

Eligibility: Contact your Base Education Office or DANTES

ID: Please see ID requirements on the DSST website

Website: http://www.getcollegecredit.com/military.html

Last Updated: 2/12/21