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What Standardized Tests Should You Take (or Not)?

Standardized test requirements are drastically changing in the higher education world. Figure out which tests you should be taking or not for your collegeread more

The Truth About SAT and ACT Prep Courses

Just how helpful are ACT and SAT prep courses, really? Find out here, plus learn how COVID-19 is changing upcoming test dates and college admission policiesread more

How to Prepare for the ACT, SAT, and Other Tests

This standardized test guide covers the ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, AP Tests, and more. It's basically everything you need to know to get ready for your exams!read more

How to Study for Each Section of the ACT

Studying for the ACT can be a really daunting and boring task. How do you prepare for a test with multiple sections when there's no specific chapters orread more

Poetry Study Guide for AP English Language & Literature

Check out our quick poetry review that can help you score high on AP English Tests, both Literature and Language.read more

My Standardized Test Prep: Top Tips From Real Students

High school students share their real-life experiences taking standardized tests, the tools they used, and their top tips for success.read more

Ask The Experts

Q: How Do I Choose Between the SAT and the ACT?

A: You should take the test that fits best with your learning and test-taking style.read more


Q: Do I need to take the SAT or ACT?

A: Most colleges do use standardized test scores (either the ACT or SAT) as part of their admission evaluation process.read more


Q: How are standardized tests used in admission?

A: Test scores are part of how you are evaluated at many colleges, but they are never the most important consideration.read more


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