Testing Information

Types of Testing


The above web addresses will have information regarding registration, fees and a complete listing of all dates and deadlines.

 

 

SAT vs ACT

  • Structure is Critical Reading, Math and Writing
  • There is a penalty for wrong answers (1/4 point deducted)
  • Test is scored 200-800 per section and 2400 is the highest possible combined score
  • Used by East coast/West coast and highly selective institutions
 
  • Structure is English, Reading, Math and Science Reasoning and Writing
  • There is no penalty for wrong answers
  • Test is scored 1-36 per section and 36 is the highest possible composite score
  • Used mostly by Midwest institutions
     

DO COLLEGES REQUIRE THE WRITING PORTION OF THE ACT?


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