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Program Resources
DANTES provides a variety of tools to help the Services' Voluntary Education (VolEd) Professionals share information about DANTES no-cost programs with service members and their families. We hope you will visit this section regularly and use the resources provided to help make your job easier and to help ensure that the programs available are used and shared with others. Testimonials are so valuable!

CLEP Webinar Series for Education Counselors and Academic Institutions:
► APR 11: CLEP & Military
► APR 23: CLEP for Colleges & Universities
These monthly webinars are
specifically for Education Professionals, hosted by one of our Credit-by-Exam program vendors, CollegeBoard, who administers the CLEP exams. Please familiarize yourself with this new tool and all of the other ways we can assist you. Register today! 
  • Academic Skills Training

    Help your service members and military students improve their math, science, English skills, and more with Academic Skills Training resources from Petersons. Flyers and more can be ordered and mailed directly to Service Education Centers. 
    Order yours today!
  • College & Career Planning (Kuder Journey)
    Learn how to effectively counsel service members using the Kuder Journey program with tutorials and additional training opportunities.
    Visit the 
    Kuder Journey website for more information.

    Learn how you, as education counselors, career advisors, and career coaches, can use the Holland Theory to help your military students succeed. Here are some resources for you to review, download, print and share:
    ​► Kuder Counselor Access
    ​► Kuder Assessment Interpretation
    ​► History of Career Guidance eBook
    ► Holland Theory: Overview and Application | Kuder
     Holland Cards

  • Credit-by-Exam (CLEP)

    College Board
    The CLEP exams are managed by College Board. They also offer many FREE resources for education professionals and counselors to share with service members and to display in their education offices. Please take the time to review these links and order the materials that can help you share information about the program more efficiently with students.

    Modern States
    College Board and Modern States have partnered together to provide this CLEP prep source available at no cost to service members as part of the Freshman Year for Free program. Each CLEP exam has its own self-paced, online video course (taught by top professors) and was developed in association with the owners of each exam. The content can also be downloaded to a personal device for offline viewing. Visit the Modern States website for more information.
  • Credit-by-Exam (DSST)

    DoD MWR Libraries 
    The DoD MWR Libraries provides FREE library resources to service members and their families. This is a particularly helpful benefit for all active-duty service members, including the National Guard and Reserve members who may not have access to installation libraries. Certain libraries may require you to register and create your own account, but the resources are still free. EBSCO Learning Express specifically offers DoD Test Prep materials. 

    Prometric DSST Study Resources
    After speaking with your education counselor to make sure that your college will accept a DSST exam for college credit, you can start your test preparation to help ensure you pass your exam. You can gain insight into what's on your test with Free DSST exam fact sheets. These tools provide an overview of the exam subject, references to use, and practice questions to take. You can also get study material and try one of DSST's Free online practice exams from the Prometric website.
  • Program Flyers to Share

    Visuals can help! Check out our Marketing Resources page offering several infographics and program fact sheets for you to download and share. It's easy and provides simple handouts to view and handout during conferences, town halls, education events, etc.