Dantes Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)

Get College Credit

DSST is a national credit by exam program. It offers students an opportunity to save time and money by demonstrating knowledge acquired outside of the traditional classroom setting. 

Talk with an academic advisor to see how DSST might work for you.

Prepare for Exam

To Submit DSST Transcripts

  1. Apply to Rock Valley College
  2. Submit DSST Transcripts either by mail, fax, or in person to the Records & Registration office, located on the second floor of the Student Center.

    Rock Valley College Records & Registration
    3301 N. Mulford Rd.
    Rockford, IL 61114
    Phone: (815) 921-8319
    Fax: (815) 921-4269

  3. Contact RVC Records and Registration at (815) 921-4250 to verify transcripts have been received.
  4. Make an appointment to review your educational goals with an Academic Advisor at (815) 921-4100.


Contact Us

  • Testing Center
  • (815) 921-2385
  • RVC Main Campus
    Student Center, Ground Floor
  • Walk-In Placement Testing:
    Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    No appointment needed.
  • Call or email for other testing availability. Photo ID is required for all testing.


DSST Resources