2016-2017 DSST Subject Standardized Tests

Detailed descriptions of all DSST examinations, sample questions, and suggested resources for preparation can be accessed through the web at www.getcollegecredit.com. UTA is an open DSST test center, 

The DSST tests are computer based and you can receive your scores the same day that you test. You will create your own user name and password, which will enable you to obtain your scores online at ibt.prometric.com/dsst from any remote location.

The DSST examinations and scores that are accepted by UTA for credit by examination are listed below. Students who would like credit here at UTA should have their scores sent to UTA, Testing Services (8025).

DSST Examination Program1

Satisfactory Scores and Course Credit 2017-2018
ExaminationScoreUTA Courses
Art of the Western World48 or 434ART 1309 or 1310
Criminal Justice54 or 428CRCJ 2334
Money and Banking50 or 422ECON 3303
History of the Vietnam War51 or 434HIST 3361
Principles of Statistics48 or 400MATH 1308
Ethics in America672 or 422PHIL 1304

1 DSST scores reported on an official DSST Transcript that meet the minimum requirements for DSST in the section above may be used for credit by examination.

2 A score of 67 or now 422 and a passing score on the essay is required for credit for PHIL 1304. The essay for this examination must be sent to UTA(8025), where it will be scored by faculty in the Philosophy Department.