The DANTES Subject Standardized Test (DSST) credit by exam program gives individuals the opportunity to receive college credit for learning acquired outside of the traditional college classroom.
There are 30+ subject standardized DSST exams offered in diverse subject areas such as health, ethics, finance and technology. For a list of DSST exams that Washburn awards credit for visit: DSST Credit Opportunities at WU
DSST exams can help you save TIME and MONEY.
A satisfactory score on a DSST exam can earn you 3 college credits.
At $105, a DSST exam is a fraction of the tuition for a college course.
Interested in taking a DSST exam? See below for more specific information.
Schedule an appointment for an exam by contacting the Center for Prior Learning and Testing at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-670-1227
$80 plus $25 administration fee = $105 total
Note – Eligible military service members or eligible spouses are funded by DANTES and are not required to pay the testing fee, see DANTES Funding Guide
Note - 2 forms of ID are required for military/veteran students including a military ID.
Individuals may not test without appropriate identification.
Computerized, 1 ½ - 2 hours in length
Note – Some exams may include an essay, which is written by paper/pencil
Center for Prior Learning and Testing, Mabee Library Room 218
email@example.com or 785-670-1227