Tag: standardized tests

How to Navigate Standardized Testing During the College Application Process

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

With so many exams, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out standardized tests on your own. Here's a breakdown to help you out! read more

How to Improve Your Admission Chances After a Low Test Score

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You didn't receive the standardized test score you wanted...now what? Here's what you can do to make the other parts of your application shine and improve your chances of admission. read more

Understanding Standardized Tests and Scores

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Standardized testing is a dreaded part of the college application process and one not many students fully understand. Read on for a quick intro to these exams. read more

4 Ways to Use Your Time Wisely This Summer

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are a few ways students can spend their time wisely this summer and get ready for a big year ahead. read more

How to Prepare for College Applications Over the Summer (by Grade Level)

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Summer is a great time to get ahead on the college search and application process. Here's what you can do whether you're a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior. read more

4 Tips for Taking Your Standardized Tests Early

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're planning to take the SAT or ACT early in your junior year, here are four tips to make sure you make it through in one (emotional) piece read more

5 Key Differences Between the SAT and ACT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Wondering which standardized test might be the best fit for you? Check out the five biggest differences between the SAT and ACT. read more

Why You're Ready to Take the ACT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The same study strategies that help you survive your high school classes are easily transferable to the ACT. Here's why the test isn't as scary as it seems and what you should do to prepare. read more

5 Great Ways to Prepare for the SAT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Studying for the SAT is possible with dedication and the right mindset. Here's how to really prepare for the exam in order to get the best score possible. read more

8 Biggest Test-Taking Misconceptions

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are a few common misconceptions about standardized tests and mistakes that students make when taking them. Don't let them happen to you! read more