Testing Services

The Saint Leo University MacDill Education Office offers CLEP and DSST testing services to our students and military members on MacDill Air Force Base.

Exams are conducted weekly on Wednesdays at 9:30 am in room 213 of the Base Education Center located at 8102 Condor St, Bldg. 252, MacDill AFB, FL 33621. The last scheduled test session is on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Testing will resume Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

To schedule an exam, please send an e-mail to macdill@saintleo.edu with your name, exam title, and requested date and time.


REGISTRATION

CLEP: http://clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam.  Select an exam, create an account, register, and checkout. 

During the registration process, if you are military, select that you are eligible for DANTES funding and please select a score recipient. If you are a Saint Leo student, please select ‘Saint Leo University-Saint Leo-Registrar’; if you are working towards your CCAF degree, please select ‘Community College of the Air Force’; and for all others search for your specific school.

Test candidates must bring their corresponding CLEP Exam Registration Ticket on the day of testing.

DSST:  http://getcollegecredit.com/.  If you are a military member, create a DSST MILITARY account to indicate that you are DANTES funded. During the registration process, use Test Center Code 7177 to identify that you are testing at MacDill and please select a score recipient.  If you are a Saint Leo student, insert code 9293; if you are working towards your CCAF degree insert code 7992; and for all others search for your specific school.

On test day, test candidates will login with their username and password and select the desired exam.


COST

DANTES Funded: When making the first attempt at a CLEP or DSST exam title, there is no cost for the exam or administration fee. Military members are funded by DANTES.  Please see the corresponding funding guide for a complete explanation of eligibility requirements.

Unfunded: For military retesting and all other test candidates, the following applies:

  • Administration Fee: $25.00 check or money order to “Saint Leo University”
  • CLEP Exam Fee: $85.00 payable by credit card when registering online
  • DSST Exam Fee: $80.00 payable online to DSST by credit card on test day

 

TEST PREPARATION

Review exam information, content, sample questions, references, or credit recommendations at the following:

CLEPhttps://clep.collegeboard.org/exam
Eligible DANTES-funded candidates can now order exam guides at no cost.

DSSThttp://getcollegecredit.com/testprep

PETERSON’S LIBRARYhttp://www.nelnetsolutions.com/dodlibrary 
Military members and their families may review Peterson’s website to access test study guides and practice tests.

MODERN STATES EDUCATION ALLIANCEhttp://modernstates.org/course/
A nonprofit organization that offers a series of free online & self-paced courses in CLEP subjects taught by some of the world’s leading universities’ professors.

MACDILL LIBRARY: Please visit the section with exam preparation materials.

 

USEFUL LINKS

Saint Leo University Testing Transferability Tables:
/resources/registrar/transfer-credit-from-testing.aspx

CLEP Information for Test-Takers
https://secure-media.collegeboard.org/digitalServices/pdf/clep/clep-information-for-test-takers-booklet-c.pdf

DSST Information Bulletin: http://getcollegecredit.com/assets/pdf/Test_Taker_Bulletin_V.2.pdf

CLEP Funding Guide:
https://secure-media.collegeboard.org/digitalServices/pdf/clep/clep-dantes-eligibility-chart.pdf

DSST Funding Guide: http://getcollegecredit.com/assets/pdf/DANTES_Funding_Guide.pdf

CLEP/DSST Exam Pass Rates:
http://www.dantes.doded.mil/examinations/earn-college-credit/pass-rates.html

 

 

For questions regarding events, or special accommodations, please contact the MacDill Education Office by phone at (813) 840-0259, or by email at MacDill@saintleo.edu.