The nationally recognized DSST Program helps student receive college credits for learning acquired outside the traditional classroom. DSST offers over 30 exams in college subject areas such as Social Sciences, Math, Applied Technology, Business, Physical Sciences and Humanities. The exams are recognized by American Council on Education and recommended for College Credit by ACE’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT). Click here for Test Center Hours.

Step 1: Schedule the exam

You can schedule for the DSST exam and pay for $25 proctoring fee online (Saving of $5) or pay $30 at the door on the day of the exam.

Option 1: Schedule for DSST exam and pay proctoring fee of $25 online

Click here to reserve a seat and pay for the proctoring fee online.

Option 2: Schedule for DSST exam and pay proctoring fee of $30 at the door


  • Click here for Testing Center Hours.


Step 2: On the day of the Exam

On the day of the exam, you will need to bring following 3 items with you:
1. An official Id with picture and signature (Drivers license will do)
2. A Credit Card to pay for the exam. (Note: You DSST exam only accept a credit card payment)
3. $30 Proctoring Fee at the door (No proctoring fee for military members and eligible spouse pursuing their educational goal) or $25 online payment.