The Master's College

DSST Testing

***************** SUMMER HOURS ADJUSTMENT *****************

The Testing Center will be closed May 13-17 as well as the months of June & July 2013.


The DSST Program is a nationally recognized testing program that provides the opportunity to receive college credit for learning acquired outside the traditional college classroom.

The Master's College is an "open" testing site for DSST testing. Testing is available to students and non-students alike. The Master's College offers all DSST examinations.

Tests are administered at 1 pm and 3 pm Monday through Thursday. This schedule is subject to periodic change. There are two separate fees; the registration fee is $30 and the fee for the test is $80. Testing is by appointment only.

To schedule a testing appointment, contact the college at 661.362.2267 (Career Services).

Candidates may take advantage of the DSST website at to prepare for their tests. This site includes a list of exam titles, a description of each test, information on study materials and a list of locations offering the tests.

One option for preparing for a DSST is a program called Dantes Test Prep: This program is subject to varying fees.

Frequently Asked Questions

Test Preparation