Credit by Examination: DSST

As detailed in the University Catalog, all credits earned through CLEP (College Level Examination Program) and DSST exams will be recorded as transfer credits. A student can earn a maximum of 30 credit hours with CLEP or DSST tests. A student may only apply 6 credit hours by examination during the last 30 hours before completion of the degree. Our DSST school code is 9542.

SubjectDSST Test TitleCorresponding Course: Spalding UniversityMinimum Score RequiredCredit Hours Awarded
Applied TechnologyTechnical WritingENG 370463
BusinessPrinciples of FinanceBA 36646/4003
BusinessPrinciples of Financial AccountingACC 261473
BusinessHuman Resource ManagementBA 351463
BusinessManagement Information SystemsBA 22046/4003
BusinessOrganizational BehaviorBA 352483
HumanitiesSocial Science: Art of the Western WorldAH 250483
HumanitiesEthics in AmericaPHIL 99946/4003
HumanitiesIntroduction to World ReligionRS 21748/4003
MathematicsFundamentals of College AlgebraMATH 11347/4003
MathematicsPrinciples of StatisticsMATH 23148/4003
Physical ScienceAstronomyPHSC 999483
Physical ScienceEnvironment and Humanity: The Race to Save the PlanetENVS 101463
Physical SciencePrinciples of Physical Science IPHSC 101473
Physical SciencePhysical GeologyPHSC 999463
Social ScienceWestern Europe Since 1945HIST 999453
Social ScienceIntroduction to Modern Middle EastHIST 999473
Social ScienceHuman/Cultural GeographyHIST 999483
Social ScienceRise and Fall of the Soviet UnionHIST 999453
Social ScienceA History of the Vietnam WarHIST 999443
Social ScienceThe Civil War and ReconstructionHIST 999473
Social ScienceLifespan Developmental PsychologyPSY 202463
Social ScienceGeneral AnthropologyANTH 210473
Social ScienceIntroduction to Law EnforcementUS 999453
Social ScienceCriminal JusticeUS 99949/4003

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