DSSTs (Dantes Subject Standardized Tests)

 
 
 

The DSST program offers a series of tests in career and general education areas. Attainment of the scores listed below will earn the credits indicated. Testing is available upon request from the CCBC Testing Centers (Catonsville, Dundalk and Essex). The cost is $80 per examination with a $25 administrative charge (as of February 1, 2013 the fee will increase to $35 per test). CCBC does not charge any additional fees for transcription of these credits. It is necessary to have the results sent to the Registrar at the CCBC Catonsville, Dundalk or Essex campus in order to be awarded the credits. Please contcat the desired Testing Center to make arrangements.

Catonsville Testing Center

email (preferred):

catc@ccbcmd.edu

phone:

443-840-5246

location:

K-205, Catonsville Campus

Dundalk Testing Center

email (preferred):

dtc@ccbcmd.edu

phone:

443-840-3572

location:

E-111, Dundalk Campus

Essex Testing Center

e-mail (preferred):

etc@ccbcmd.edu

phone:

443-840-1901

location:

A-214/215, Essex Campus

Students with ties to the military are able to take these examinations through the educational offices at local military bases or armories.

The applicability of these credits to degree or certificate requirements is made by the appropriate department/program administrators. Determinations of equivalent courses or requirements are shown below. All credit awards are subject to existing CCBC policies. The transferability and application of those credits to other two year and four year college requirements varies greatly. Students are encouraged to make themselves aware of specific APL policies at other colleges.

For additional information, contact Beth Arman, Director of Prior Learning Assessment, barman@ccbcmd.edu

CCBC Courses

dsst Exam

Minimum Scores

Credits

ANTH 101

General Anthropology

50

3

ASTM 101

Astronomy

50

3

CSIT 101

Introduction to Computing

50/400

3

CMDP 101

Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Substance Abuse

50/400

3

CRJU 101

Criminal Justice

50/400

3

EDTR 101

Foundations of Education

50

3

ENGL 213

Technical Writing

50

3

ENVS 101 Environment and Humanity
50
3

ERSC 121

Physical Geology

50
3

GEOG 102

Human/Cultural Geography

50
3

HLTH 101

Here’s to Your Health 50 3

50/400
3

MNGT 101
MNGT 110
MNGT 113
MNGT 140
MNGT 201

Introduction to Business
Principles of Supervision
Organizational Behavior
Introductory Business Law
Human Resource Management

50/400
50/400
50
50
50

3
3
3
3
3

MATH 153
MATH 163

Principles of Statistics
Fundamentals of College Algebra

50/400
50/400

4
3

PHIL 131

Introduction to World Religions

50/400

3

PSYC/EDTR 103

Lifespan Developmental Psychology

50

3

This information is subject to change.

 
 
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