If experience is the world’s greatest teacher, then your experiences may well qualify you for college credit. The nationally recognized DSST Program helps you receive college credits for learning acquired outside the traditional classroom through a suite of more than 30 exams in college subject areas such as Social Sciences, Math, Applied Technology, Business, Physical Sciences and Humanities.
A form of prior learning assessment, DSSTs offer students 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.
Information about the exam:
Fee: $25.00 proctoring fee + cost of DSST exam ($80.00-$85.00)
Length: Depends upon the exam (usually 2 hours)
Method: All computer based
Score: Printed out at the end of the exam
How to register for the exam:
Give us a phone call at (804)562-4798 for Richmond or (703)310-7133 for Fairfax, VA.
Or, register online at https://gitservices.com/schedule/
https://getcollegecredit.com/exam_fact_sheets (select the exam you wish to take)
The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) helps you receive college credit for what you already know, for a fraction of the cost of a college course. Developed by the College Board, CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program, available at more than 2,900 colleges and universities. Pass any of the 33 exams and achieve your college and career goals. To see if your institution accepts CLEP exams, search for it here.
How Is the Test Delivered?
You can scheduled the exam online and the test is delivered on a secure computer at either our Richmond or Fairfax locations. The testing fee for Richmond is $25.00 and is $50.00 for Fairfax. Before scheduling, you need a valid exam voucher obtained from https://clep.collegeboard.org/register
1: Register for a CLEP exam at https://clep.collegeboard.org/
2: Schedule an appointment either online or over the phone at (804)562-4798
3:Bring you CLEP Ticket, ID and any pending proctor fees on the day of the exam