DSST Testing

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

Testing Center Hours

Testing is by appointment only, and available Monday through Thursday at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. This schedule is subject to periodic change. Contact The Master's University Testing Center by phone at 661.362.2267, or by email at, to schedule an appointment. Appointments should be made at least one week prior to the desired test date to ensure availability.

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