If you plan on taking an exam on Saturdays* or after 6 p.m. on weeknights, and the exam requires payment, testing fees must be paid by credit card, money order or check.
*Saturday testing is available only in building D (room 108) on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus.
The DSST (formerly DANTES) exam is a nationally-recognized credit-by-examination program. With a DSST exam, students can:
DSST exams were originally designed for military veterans and reservists, but civilians and adult students can take them as well. Students can take DSST exams for:
|DSST (formerly DANTES) Exam Scoring Guide |
(Effective June 3, 2015)
|Examination||Score||Credit Hours||Course Equivalent|
|A History of the Vietnam War||44||3||AMH 1059: A History of Vietnam War|
|Art of the Western World||48||3||ARH 1000: Art Appreciation|
|Astronomy||48||3||AST 1002: Introduction to Astronomy|
|Business Ethics and Society||400||3||GEB 1441: Business Ethics and Society|
|Business Law II||44||3||BUL 2242: Business Law II|
|Business Math||48/400*||3||QMB 1001: Business Mathematics|
|Criminal Justice||49/ 400*||3||CCJ 1020: Introduction to Criminal Justice|
|Environment and Humanity||46||3||EVR 1017: Ecosystems and Societies IB|
|Ethics in America||46/ 400*||3||PHI 1630: Contemporary Ethical Problems|
|Fundamentals of College Algebra||47/ 400*||4||MAT 1033: Intermediate Algebra|
|General Anthropology||47||3||ANT 2000: General Anthropology|
|Here's to Your Health||48/ 400*||3||HSC 1100: Personal and Community Health|
|Human Resource Management||46||3||MAN 2300: Human Resources Management|
|Human Cultural Geography||48||3||GEO 1400: Introduction to Human Geology|
|Introduction to Business||46/400*||3||GEB 1101: Introduction to Business|
|Introduction to Computing||45/ 400*||3||CGS 1060C: Basic Computer Concepts|
|Introduction to Law Enforcement||45||3||CJE 1000: Introduction to Law Enforcement|
|Introduction to World Religions||48/ 400*||3||REL 2300: Religions of the World|
|Lifespan Developmental Psychology||46||3||DEP 2004: Developmental Psychology|
|Organizational Behavior||48||3||INP 2002: Introduction to Industrial Psychology|
|Personal Finance||46/ 400*||3||FIN 2100: Personal Finance|
|Physical Geology||46||3||GLY 1000: Introduction to Geology|
|Principles of Financial Accounting||47||3||ACG 1001: Introduction to Accounting|
|Principles of Physical Science I||47||3||PSC 1341: Principles of Physical Science I|
|Principles of Public Speaking||47||3||SPC 1608: Introduction to Oral Communication|
|Principles of Statistics||48/ 400*||3||STA 2023: Statistical Methods I|
|Principles of Supervision||46/400*||3||MNA 1345: Principles of Supervision|
|Technical Writing||46||3||ENC 1210: Technical Writing|
*Three-digit bold numbers indicate score requirements for a newer version of the exam.
Seminole State is a national DSST testing center. You can take the exam at the Assessment and Testing Center.
You are responsible for ensuring that Seminole State has your DSST records.
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