• DSST – DANTES Subject Standarized Tests


  • DSST are a way to earn college credit by examination, often through the military. Students may request official DSST transcripts on the DSST Exam Program website.

    Exam Title Minimum score required, 2008 onward Minimum score required, prior to 2008 MHCC Credit Awarded MHCC Award Posted on Transcript

    Business / Technology

     

     

     

     

    Business Ethics & Society

    400

    X

    3

    HUM202 Ethics in the Workplace

    Business Law II

    X

    44

    3

    BA226 Introduction to Business Law

    Business Mathematics

    400

    48

    4

    College-Level Math

    Computing and Information Technology

    400

    X

    4

    BA231 Information Technology/Business

    Introduction to Computing

    X

    45

    4

    BA131 Introduction to Business Computing

    Ethics in Technology

    400

    X

    3

    Business elective, for Business Management or Entrepreneurship majors

    Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

    400

    X

    3

    ISTM183C Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

    Human Resource Management

    400

    46

    3

    BA224 Human Resource Management

    Introduction to Business

    400

    46

    4

    BA101 Introduction to Business

    Management Information Systems

    400

    46

    3

    Business elective, for Business Management or Entrepreneurship majors

    Money and Banking

    X

    X

    X

    N/A (intended for upper division)

    Organizational Behavior

    400

    48

    3

    Business elective, for Business Management or Entrepreneurship majors

    Personal Finance

    400

    46

    3

    BA218 Personal Finance

    Principles of Finance

    400

    46

    3

    BA222 Finance

    Principles of Financial Accounting

    X

    47

    4

    BA211 Financial Accounting I

    Principles of Supervision

    400

    46

    4

    BA206 Management Fundamentals

    Mathematics

     

     

     

     

    Fundamentals of College Algebra

    400

    47

    4

    College-Level Math

    Math for Liberal Arts

    400

    X

    4

    MTH105 Mathematics in Society

    Principles of Statistics

    400

    48

    4

    MTH243 Statistics I

    Oral Communication

     

     

     

     

    Principles of Public Speaking

    400

    47

    4

    COMM111 Fundamentals of Public Speaking

    Written Communication

     

     

     

     

    Principles of Advanced English Composition

    400

    X

    4

    WR121 English Composition

    Technical Writing

    400

    46

    4

    WR227 Technical Writing

    Science

     

     

     

     

    Astronomy

    400

    48

    4

    PH104 Descriptive Astronomy

    Environment and Humanity

    X

    46

    3

    Lab Science

    Environmental Science

    400

    X

    3

    Lab Science

    Introduction to Geology

    400

    X

    4

    GS106 Physical Science: Geology

    Arts & Letters

     

     

     

     

    Art of the Western World

    400

    48

    3

    Arts & Letters

    Ethics in America

    400

    46

    4

    PHL202 Fundamental Ethics

    Introduction to World Religions

    400

    48

    3

    R210 World Religions

    Social Science

     

     

     

     

    A History of the Vietnam War

    400

    44

    3

    HST195 History of the Vietnam War

    General Anthropology

    400

    47

    3

    Social Science

    History of the Soviet Union

    400

    X

    3

    Social Science

    Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union

    X

    45

    3

    Social Science

    Human/Cultural Geography

    X

    48

    3

    Social Science

    Introduction to Geography

    400

    X

    3

    Social Science

    Introduction to the Modern Middle East

    X

    47

    3

    Social Science

    Lifespan Developmental Psychology

    400

    46

    4

    PSY237 Human Development

    The Civil War & Reconstruction

    400

    47

    4

    HST202 U.S. History: 1840-1917

    Western Europe Since 1945

    X

    45

    3

    Social Science

    Other

     

     

     

     

    Criminal Justice

    400

    49

    3

    CJA112 Intro to Criminal Justice: The Court System

    Introduction to Law Enforcement

    400

    45

    3

    CJA111 Intro to Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Agencies

    Foundations of Education

    400

    46

    3

    ED200 Introduction to Education

    Health & Human Development

    400

    X

    3

    HPE295 Health & Fitness for Life

    Here’s to Your Health

    X

    48

    3

    HPE295 Health & Fitness for Life

    Drug and Alcohol Abuse

    X

    49

    3

    Health/PE

    Substance Abuse

    400

    X

    3

    Health/PE

    Fundamentals of Counseling

    X

    X

    X

    N/A (intended for upper division)