DANTES Subject Standardized Test

The following table lists DSST exams with the minimum scores, Andrews equivalent courses and credits approved by department chairs, in accord with recommendations from the American Council on Education. A score of 400 generally indicates a C grade in a corresponding course; and 434 a B grade.

DSST Program

Minimum Score

Andrews Course

Credits

History      
Civil War and Reconstruction (UD) 400 ACE/Elective 3
A History of the Vietnam War (LD) 400 ACE/Elective 3
History of Soviet Union (UD) 400 ACE/Elective 3
Fine Arts/Humanities      
Art of the Western World (LD) 400 ACE/Elective 3
Life/Physical Sciences      
Astronomy (LD) 434 PHYS 110 4
The Race to Save Environment & Humanity (UD) 434 BIOL 208 4
Social Sciences      
General Anthropology (LD) 434 ANTH 124 3
Human/Cultural Geography (LD) 434 GEOG 260 3
Other Disciplines & Electives      
Business Ethics & Society (UD) 400 Elective 3
Business Math (LD) 400 Elective 3
Criminal Justice (LD) 400 Elective 3
Ethics in America (LD) 400 Elective 3
Foundations of Education (LD) 400 Elective 3
Fundamentals of Counseling (LD) 400 Elective 3
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity (UD) 400 Elective 3
Intro to Law Enforcement (UD) 400 Elective 3
Intro to World Religion (LD) 400 RELG 350/Elective 3
Introduction to Business (LD) 400 BSAD 104 3
Management Info Systems (LD) 400 Elective 3
Money and Banking (UD) 400 Elective 3
Organizational Behavior (LD) 400 Elective 3
Personal Finance (LD) 400 FNCE 206 3
Principles of Finance (UD) 400 FNCE 317 3
Principles of Physical Science I (LD) 400 Elective 3
Principles of Statistics (LD) 400 STAT 285 3
Principles of Supervision (LD) 400 Elective 3
Substance Abuse (UD) 400 PSYC 366 3
Technical Writing (LD) 400 ENGL 220 3


KEY: (UD) = Upper Division, (LD) = Lower Division

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