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SAT Adversity Score

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May 16, 2019

A Tone Deaf PR Attempt by College Board

College Board Issued A Tone Deaf Message Infused Essentially With Advertisements For The Organization In Response To The Massacre In Parkland, Florida.

February 23, 2018

SAT Subject Tests, Required SAT Subject Tests, Mandatory SAT Subject Testing

Colleges That Require SAT Subject Tests

Whether A College Requires SAT Subject Tests Or Not, Applicants Should Submit Their Scores. That Which Is Required Isn't Particularly Relevant! Learn Why.

September 22, 2017

SAT Conversion, ACT Conversion, SAT to ACT Conversion

SAT Conversion Chart

We've got an SAT conversion chart for our readers so they can convert their ACT score to an SAT score and know which test they're stronger on.

June 30, 2017

504 Accommodations, SAT Extra Time, ACT Extra Time

504 Accommodations and the SAT

College Board has streamlined the request process for students to be able to receive accommodations on the SAT, SAT Subject Tests, PSAT, and AP exams.

December 2, 2016

Colleges Dropping Subject Tests, Colleges Dropping SAT, Colleges Dropping ACT

Colleges Dropping SAT Requirements

Barnard and Columbia have joined the list of colleges that are no longer requiring applicants to submit SAT or ACT scores.

July 20, 2016

PSAT Score, Scores on PSAT, Score on PSAT

PSAT Scores

The scale for PSAT scores has changed. The highest score on each of the two sections is now a 760 and not an 800.

March 16, 2016

SAT Optional, Testing Optional Colleges, Test Optional Colleges

SAT Optional Colleges and Diversity

SAT optional colleges often claim they go test optional to promote diversity, but do these policies actually foster diverse student bodies? Maybe not.

September 13, 2015

SAT Scores of the Famous

Learn how some famous folks did on the SAT. Were their scores any good?

June 5, 2014

SAT Waitlist, Waitlist for SAT, SAT Waiting List

SAT Waitlist Status

So what's SAT waitlist status, you ask? And how is it different from standby testing?

October 14, 2013

Issues with the SAT

Do you have issues with the SAT? Should more and more colleges throughout the country go test optional? Let us know your thoughts!

October 5, 2013

SAT and ACT Submission, Submit SAT and ACT, SAT or ACT

Submitting SAT and ACT

Is submitting SAT and ACT scores to colleges a new trend? Maybe so as data from Harvard, Princeton, UVA, and UCLA points out.

August 9, 2013

SAT Changes, SAT Change, Redesign of SAT

SAT Redesign

We've got more information to report on the forthcoming SAT redesign. Apparently, the SAT redesign will be "an ambition effort."

March 2, 2013

Reasons to Take the SAT

The ACT is better for some students and not others. The same is true of the SAT. It's all about the fit. So here are our Top 10 Reasons to Take the SAT:

January 23, 2013

College Board and SAT Tutoring

The College Board and SAT tutoring -- now that's a war that's been going on for a while!

August 14, 2012

Summer SAT

The summer SAT that The College Board intended to offer to a select group of students at an Amherst College summer program has now officially been canceled.

June 5, 2012

SAT Exam and College Board

The College Board is being very deceptive with colleges by reporting an August administration of the SAT exam as a June administration. It's not right!

June 3, 2012

College Board and the SAT

Have you read about The College Board and the SAT scandal? The College Board is now officially in quite a bit of hot water for their summer SAT exam.

June 1, 2012

SAT Test Administration

Shame on ETS for putting students through unnecessary stress by making them sit through another SAT test administration.

May 17, 2012

FAQ on College Admissions, University Admissions FAQ, FAQ on Ivy League Admissions

College Admissions FAQ

Do you have questions on the highly selective college admissions process? Check out our college admissions FAQ!

May 11, 2012


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