Students celebrate Spring Commencement at Brooklyn Bridge Park.

DSST - DANTES Subject Standardized Test

DSST - DANTES Subject Standardized Test offers students more than 30 exams in Social Sciences, Math, Applied Technology, Business, Physical Sciences, and Humanities at a cost-effective, time-saving way to use their knowledge acquired outside of the classroom (perhaps from reading, on-the-job training, or independent study) to accomplish their educational goals.
 
Military and Civilians are eligible to take DSST exams. Free for military personnel – active and veterans. Exam cost is $85 for Civilians. Additional administrative fees may be charged by the test center.
 

DSST EXAMS

DSST Passing Score

SFC Credit Hours

Recommended SFC Equivalency

RECOMENDED SFC GEN ED COURSES
Business Ethics and Society 400 3 BUS 2342/PHI 2342: Business Ethics YES - PEM
Business Law 44 3 BL-2101: Business Law I  
Business Mathematics 48 3 MAT-1109 YES - QR
Human Resource Management 46 3 HR-2204: Human Resources Management  
Introduction to Business 46 3 BUS-1001:  
Introduction to Computing 45 3 IT-1001: Computer Tools YES - ITML
Management Information Systems 46 3 IT-1103:Computer Based Information Systems  
Money and Banking 48 3 ECO-2306: Money Banking  
Organizational Behavior 48 3 HR-3310  
Personal Finance 46 3 Finance Elective  
Principles of Finance 46 3 Finance Elective  
Principles of Financial Accounting 47 3 ACC-1001: Introduction to Accounting  
Principles of Supervision 46 3 Management Elective  
Ethics in America 46 3 PHI-2310: American Philosophy  
Introduction to World Religions 48 3 REL-1101: Survey of the World’s Religions YES - RS
Principles of Public Speaking 47 3 Communication Arts Elective  
Fundamentals of College Algebra 47 3 MAT-1105:
College Algebra
YES - QR
Principles of Statistics 48 3 MAT-2301: Statistics YES - QR
Astronomy 48 3 SCI-1201: Astronomy  
Environment and Humanity: The Race to Save the Planet 46 3 Science Elective YES - NPW

Here's to Your Health (Former exam title)

Health & Human Development (Current title)

48 2 HS-1001: Health Issues YES – FH2
Physical Geology 46 3 Science Elective YES - NPW
Principles of Physical Science I 47 3 PHY-1001:Physics and the Modern World YES- NPW
A History of the Vietnam War 44 3 History Elective YES- WHG
Art of the Western World 48 3 Fine Arts Elective YES - HCE
Civil War and Reconstruction 47 3 HIS-2402: History of the United States: 1789-1896  
Criminal Justice 49 3 CJ-1020: Introduction to Criminal Justice  
Foundations of Education 46 3 ED-1201: Foundations of Education  
Fundamentals of Counseling 45 3 Liberal Arts Elective YES - SEH
General Anthropology 47 3 Liberal Arts Elective YES - SEH
Human/Cultural Geography 48 3 Liberal Arts Elective YES - SEH
Introduction to Law Enforcement 45 3 CJ-2030: Policing in American Society  
Introduction to the Modern Middles East 47 3 Liberal Arts Elective YES - WHG
Lifespan Development 
Psychology
46 3 PSY-1108: Life Span Development YES - SEH
Rise and Fall of Soviet Union 45 3 History Elective  
Substance Abuse 49 3 PSY-2130/CJ-3070: Addictions I  
Western Europe Since 1945 45 3 HIS-2404: Modern European  History: The  Long Nineteenth Century YES - WHG
Technical Writing 46 3 Writing Elective YES
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity 400 3 IT-2270: Computer Forensics  
Computing and Information Technology 400 3 IT Elective  
Principles of Advanced English 400 3 General Elective YES
Math for Liberal Arts 400 3 MATH-1103: Foundation of Mathematics YES - QR
Health and Human Development *** 400 3 HS-1001: Health Issues YES– FH2
Environmental Science 400 3 SCI-1301: Environmental Science  
History of Soviet Union  ** 400 3 History Elective YES - WHG