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DSST (Formerly Dante's)


Notice:  Effective July 1, 2015, Anoka-Ramsey Community College will charge a $20 administrative testing fee for each DSST test.


Watch a DSST video here: YouTube - DSST video

Anoka Ramsey Community College now offers over 30 different DSST exams. DSST is an internet Based Training (iBT) program that allows testers to earn college credit.

At this time, there is no administration fee to take the DSST exams!  Each exam cost $80 paid with a credit card online.  Every exam has it's own passing score with the option to retake in 6 months if needed.  

Bring the following items with to take a DSST exam:

  • Valid, Government issued picture ID (High School ID, Driver License, Passport, etc)
  • Social Security number
  • Name of test to be taken
  • Credit card for payment online

The testing center is open Monday through Friday to administer the DSST exams by appointment only.  DSST exams are administered in the Coon Rapids Testing Center in room SC150 on the lower level near the Bookstore.

To schedule an appointment, please call 763-433-1180. 

Go to the website listed below for practice tests and test prep.


Testing Services

Coon Rapids Campus