Career Questions tagged Sat

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Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018

what is the SAT score range for getting into Ivy League schools?

SAT score range and the accomplishments people do in high schools. What makes those students stand out from the others? General comments about Ivy League schools. #ivyleague #act #college-major #college #sat #university #howard-university #brown-university...

#columbia-university

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Dillon B. Jan 18, 2018

What are benefits or the pros and cons of taking one of the ACT or the SAT tests over the other?

Curious which one may hold more benefits and if I was only able to take one which would be recommended. I currently plan on taking both. #testing #sat...

#act

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Cody S. Jan 16, 2018

I've already taken the SAT-- do I still need to take the ACT?

I've taken the SAT twice, and my scores have already gotten me into my dream college with a scholarship. Is it still necessary or helpful for me to take an ACT? #sat #act...

#questionscholarship

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Tyler M. Jan 16, 2018
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Zoe G. Jan 16, 2018

I'm eligible for merit scholarships in every category but SAT scores. My highest score is 1260, which isn't bad, but its not enough for most scholarships. Any tips on finding other scholarships?

My SAT scores are the only low point in my college resume. Otherwise, I graduate high school with a full AA degree from dual enrollment, 3 varsity sports for 4 years (captain for 2), member of National Honor Society, 16/691 rank with straight A's, as well as holding 2 jobs, an internship, and...

#graduate-scholarships #sat

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TiYonna D. Sep 29, 2017

Does anyone have any helpful study habits to get great scores on the SAT or ACT?

Well I haven't taken it yet, but I have done the psat and online practice on Kahn Academy. I have improved a lot, but I want to develop some study habits to be very confident on both tests. #sat #act #studying-tips...

#testing

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TiYonna D. Sep 29, 2017

Does anyone have any helpful study habits to get great scores on the SAT or ACT?

Well I haven't taken it yet, but I have done the psat and online practice on Kahn Academy. I have improved a lot, but I want to develop some study habits to be very confident on both tests. #sat...

#act

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Raven G. Sep 01, 2017

Is it better to take the SAT more than once?

I want to make sure that my college applications look good....

#sat

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patrick U. Sep 01, 2017
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Josephine C. Jun 23, 2017

Best method to studying for SAT and ACT at the same time?

I am planning to take the ACT in September and SAT in October and I would like to know how I can study for both simultaneously and receive the best scores I possibly can. Any advice? Have any of you done the same before? #college #testing #ivy-league #sat...

#act

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Josephine C. May 25, 2017

What is the best way to self study for SATs and ACTs over the summer?

I'm planning on taking the SAT and ACT after the summer and I am planing to self study. What are some of the most effective ways of studying and what are some tips so that I can do well? Which is less challenging one in your opinion? #college #science #math #writing #testing...

#sat

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Katherine H. Apr 26, 2017

What are good study stategies for the EOC, SBAC, SAT, and AP WORLD tests?

I have all these big tests I have to take in May and I desperately need better study techniques to get great grades on these exams. These are graduation requirement so help would be much appreciated. #biology #help #studying-tips #sat #exams...

#world-history

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Nada D. Dec 26, 2016

What are the best SAT and/or ACT prep programs there are?

A lot of people achieve success in many different ways but I think the way that will most benefit me is some sort of prep program that doesn't cost too much (otherwise I can't afford it) and it doesn't matter if it is in person or online. Either way I am looking for a prep program that will...

#test-prep #high-school-students #prep-programs #act #test-planning #sat

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Nada D. Dec 17, 2016

What are the pros and cons of the SAT and the ACT weighed against each other?

I believe that majority of universities and colleges accept both the SAT and the ACT but what are the differences between them? I also don't know which one would probably yield a higher score for me...should I take both and see? #sat #act #test-planning #cons #pros...

#high-school-tests

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Nada D. Dec 17, 2016

What are really good online prep websites and prep books that will really raise my score on the SAT?

I know that in order to get into a really good university for undergrad and graduate schooling a great score on the SAT is the best way to do that. However while everyone says that you should always aim high on the SAT and study A LOT they never say which study tools are best utilized to get a...

#college-prep #studying-tips #sat

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Jeffery P. Nov 17, 2016

When to take the SAT Junior Year?

I've taken the SAT once, during june of my Sophomore year. I am planning on taking it again, but I am not sure what time (or how many times) I should take it this year. My latest score is in the 1300's range. Thank you for your help, Jeffery P #college #college-major #college-bound #sat...

#exam

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Luka G. Nov 07, 2016

What is the best way to tackle the SAT?

I'm a sophomore in high school and I started preparing for the SAT. Would it benefit me to start this early or is it not early at all? What studying strategies would you recommend? Thanks! #time-management #testing #sat #test #test-management...

#test-strategy

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Luka G. Nov 06, 2016

What is the main difference between the old and new SAT? Is one easier/harder than the other?

Hi! I'm a sophomore in high school and I was wondering to which SAT (new or old) would best fit me. My question is what is the main difference between the two tests and if you recommend one over the other? Thanks! #sat #act...

#newsat

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Hamid W. Oct 18, 2016

Do schools prefer a higher GPA or a higher SAT?

I am a junior in high school. I am looking to apply to colleges next summer and just wanted to get a heads up to see what I was aiming for. #college #university #gpa...

#sat

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Hamid W. Oct 18, 2016

What is a good SAT score and GPA in order to get into a top college/university?

I am a junior in high school. I am looking to apply to colleges next summer and just wanted to get a heads up to see what I was aiming for. #college #university #high-school #gpa...

#sat

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Gloria S. Sep 14, 2016

How important are the SAT scores that are being sent to the colleges I plan on applying to?

I do know that they are important. I am taking the SAT early next year and I just want to know how colleges will seem them as. There are so many parts to a college application that I do not know how they will take the SAT score I receive. #college #college-admissions #testing...

#sat

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Karen P. Aug 26, 2016

What are some ways I can make my junior year of high school less overbearing?

I am a high school student going into my third-year of high school. As you are no longer a newbie in high school, you would think that it would be easier to handle both school and the rest of your life since you should have gotten the hang of things already. Unfortunately, it only gets harder....

#act #junior-year #high-school #sports #high-school-classes #survival #classes #sat

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Karen P. Aug 08, 2016

How should I start preparing for college?

Following my previous question, I would like to know how I can prepare for college. I am a third-year high school student who is indeed outside the loop of college preparation. I am wondering how I can plan ahead and what I can do to make it easier for me to apply to colleges. What are the...

#preparation #college-readiness #college #high-school #sat

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Amy Z. Jun 02, 2016

How important are SAT subject scores?

I have not studied much for my SAT subjects and I was wondering how important my scores are in admissions. #college #college-admissions #college-bound #testing #sat...

#test

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Maneesha P. May 24, 2016

When is the right time to take the SAT's and how many times should I take it?

I am a current junior in high school and I am taking the upcoming SAT on June 4, but wondering if I should take it another time....

#sat

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Elizabeth G. May 08, 2015

What SAT subject test do I take if I want to study forensics?

I'm supposed to take a test in June and i have no idea which to take or what I'm supposed to study. #forensics...

#sat

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Jason C. Mar 23, 2015

I want to take the SAT Physics subject test. What should I study?

I am currently taking Physics as a junior. I do pretty well in the class. However, I don't know if I should wait until my senior year after I have taken AP Physics or take it this junior year. I have seem the practice questions on the AP central college board website and they seem pretty...

#school #sat #physics

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Terrence P. Feb 26, 2015

Is it possible to submit an ACT score instead of SAT score (or vice versa) if one is bad but the other is good?

I am a sophomore and am just curious about this #sat...

#act