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DANTES Subject Standardized Test (DSST) program

The DSST program offers 36 exams to choose from. Click on the exam below to view the Fact that provides information on the exam’s content, sample questions, and information on how to locate study resources. To register for a test simply complete the Test Registration Form and submit it with your registration fee to the Testing Office. You can learn which DSST exams will earn you K-State credit by viewing the K-State Credit by Exam brochure located on the K-State Admissions web page.

DSST exam offerings include the following:


Fundamentals of Cybersecurity    Technical Writing


Business Ethics and Society
Business Mathematics
Human Resource Management
Introduction to Business
Introduction to Computing
Management Information Systems
Money and Banking
Organizational Behavior
Personal Finance
Principles of Finance
Principles of Supervision

Fundamentals of Mathematics

Principles of Statistics
Fundamentals of College Algebra


Ethics in America
Introduction to World Religions
Principles of Public Speaking

Physical Science

Here's to Your Health
Environment and Humanity
Principles of Physical Science I

           Social Science

A History of the Vietnam War                            Art of theWestern World
The Civil War and Reconstruction                   Criminal Justice                                                  Foundation of Education                                   Fundamentals of Counseling                          General Anthropology                                 Human/Cultural Geography                             Introduction to Law Enforcement                     Lifespan Development Psychology
Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union                    Substance Abuse

To register for an exam complete and submit the Exam Registration Form to Testing Programs and Services, 101B Holton Hall.

For more information about the DANTES Subject Standardized Test Program, visit, and see the American Council on Education Credit Recommendations for DSST Exams.