ACT / SAT


ACT/SAT FAQ's

1. Do I have to take both tests?
No. Most students pick only one.

2. What's the difference between the ACT and SAT?
The ACT is an achievement test; measuring what a student has learned in school. The ACT score is based on only the number of correct answers given. The SAT is more of an aptitude test; testing reasoning and verbal abilities. The SAT takes off for wrong answers.

3. Who should take the SAT Subject Tests?
The SAT Subject test(s) should only be taken if required or recommended by the college for which you are applying.

Students must register online at the following websites:

SAT: www.collegeboard.org   ACT: www.actstudent.org.