DSST Credit at Iowa Western
|Exam||Required Score||Semester Hrs.||Iowa Western Equivalency|
|Astronomy||400||3||PHS 142 Principles of Astronomy|
|Business Ethics & Society||400||3||PHI 142 Ethics in Business|
|Business Mathematics||400||3||MAT 711 Business & Financial Mathematics|
|Criminal Justice||400||3||CRJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice|
|Environment & Humanity||400||3||ENV 102 Introduction to Sustainability|
|Foundations of Education||400||3||EDU 210 Foundations of Education|
|Here’s to Your Health||400||3||PEH 102 Health|
|Human Cultural Geography||400||3||GEO 121 World Regional Geography|
|Human Resources Management||400||3||MGT 170 Human Resource Management|
|Introduction to Business||400||3||BUS 102 Introduction to Business|
|Computing & Information Technology||400||3||CSC 110 Introduction to Computers|
|Introduction to Law Enforcement||400||3||CRJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice|
|Introduction to World Religions||400||3||REL 101 Survey of World Religions|
|400||3||PSY 121 Developmental Psychology|
|400||3||CSC 114 Introduction to Information Technology|
|Personal Finance||400||3||FIN 121 Personal Finance|
|Principles of Public Speaking||400||3||SPC 112 Public Speaking|
|Principles of Supervision||400||3||MGT 130 Principles of Supervision|
|400||3||HSV 259 Introduction to Chemical Dependency|
|Technical Writing||400||3||ENG 111 Technical Writing|
How will credit be awarded for DSST?
DSST-earned credits will be recorded on the student’s Iowa Western transcript only if they are enrolled and attending IWCC. Because students are not awarded a letter grade, test scores are not used when computing the student’s grade point average. Credit cannot be awarded if the student has already earned college credit for an equivalent course.
Will DSST credit at IWCC transfer to other institutions?
DSST credit transcript at IWCC usually transfers to other colleges or universities. However, Iowa Western does not assume responsibility for the transferability of DSST credits.
Do DSST credits from other institutions transfer to IWCC?
Credit will be given only for the courses listed and only if the required score was met. Iowa Western must receive a DSST transcript directly from Prometric (http://www.getcollegecredit.com/) in order to award credit.
Will I be charged tuition for DSST hours completed at Iowa Western?
There will be no charge for tuition or recording DSST credits on a student’s transcript.