Prep for College

Be sure you're ready for the next phase of your education – DANTES provides the opportunities for achieving success.

College prep courses can help identify your interests and strengths in choosing a course of study toward a fulfilling career path, improve your academic skills – or even earn college credit for what you already know. Distance learning makes the process convenient for your schedule.

Distance Learning Readiness

The DANTES Distance Learning Readiness Self-Assessment (DLRSA) was developed to help prospective distance learners self-assess their readiness for distance learning.

Tips for Successful Completion

Distance learning comes with special challenges - especially for military personnel. We offer practical advice to help you achieve your educational goals.

Student Enrollment Procedures

DANTES wants to help you prepare for enrollment. Follow this link for more information.


What examinations should you take to reach your professional goal? DANTES sponsors a wide range of examination programs to assist Service members like you in meeting their educational goals.

Earn College Credit

Want additional college credit based on information you already know? Follow this link for more information.

College Credit Alternatives

Learn more about the Joint Services Transcript (JST), certified by the American Council on Education (ACE), which replaces traditional transcripts.

Education Resources

Check out Education Resources to explore Kuder® Journey, an intuitive career planning system; and, the Online Academic Skills Course that offers free online study courses to help develop your basic skills.