2016-2017 Catalog

DANTES Policy

Course Credit Awarded for DANTES Subject Standardized Tests, DSST, Examinations.

Unlike other credit by examination programs, Defense Activity of Non-Traditional Educational Support, DANTES, Subject Standardized Tests are not built around curriculum, but rather are designed to test students’ knowledge on a variety of college-level subjects, regardless of where they may have learned the material.

General Education Credit
Exam Name Course Number

(3 credits per exam)
Passing Score Passing Score 2008 Revised Exams for A.A. Degree
A History of the Vietnam War AMH X059 44 Elective
Art of the Western World ARH 1000 or ARH X010 48 Elective
Astronomy AST 1002 48 Natural Science, State Core
Business Ethics and Society GEB 2430 400 Elective
Business Law II BUL 2242 44 Elective
Business Math QMB 1001 48 400
Criminal Justice CCJ 1020 49 400 Elective
Drug and Alcohol Abuse No course or credit recommendation 49
Environment and Humanity EVR 1017 or ISC X003 or

ISC X143 or ISC 1147
46 Elective
Ethics in America PHI X630 46 400 Elective
Foundations of Education EDF 2005 46 Social Science, Institutional Core
Fundamentals of College Algebra MAT 1033 47 400 Elective
Fundamentals of Counseling PCO X202 45 Elective
 Fundamentals of Cyber Security  CIS X350 or CIS X354    400  Elective
General Anthropology ANT 2000 47 Social Science, State Core
Here’s to Your Health HSC 2100 48 400 Elective
Human Resource Management MAN 2300 46 Elective
Human/Culture Geography GEO X400 48 Elective
Introduction to Business GEB 1011 46 400 Elective
Introduction to Computing CET 1171 45 400 Elective
Introduction to Law Enforcement CCJ 1100 45 Elective
Introduction to Modern Middle East ASH X044 47 Elective
Introduction to World Religions REL 2300 48 400 Humanities, Institutional Core
Lifespan Developmental Psychology DEP 2004 46 Social Science, Institutional Core
Management Information Systems ISM X000 46 400 Elective
Money and Banking BAN X501 48 Elective
Organizational Behavior INP X002 48 Elective
Personal Finance FIN 2100 46 Elective
Physical Geology GLY X000 46 400 Elective
Principles of Finance FIN X000 46 Elective
Principles of Financial Accounting ACG 2021 47 Elective
Principles of Physical Science PSC 1341 47 Science, Institutional Core
Principles of Public Speaking SPC 2608 47 Communications, Institutional Core Oral Communications
Principles of Statistics STA 2023 48 400 Mathematics, State Core
Principles of Supervision MNA X345 46 400 Elective
Rise and Fall of Soviet Union EUH X066 45 Elective
Substance Abuse HSC X140 49 400 Elective
Technical Writing ENC 2210 46 Elective
The Civil War and Reconstruction AMH X056 47 Elective
Western Europe Since 1947 No course or credit recommendation 45 Discontinued 12/31/2014