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September 28, 2018

Pencils versus Chromebooks in SAT and ACT

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The digital transition by the two college testing companies is taking a few more cautious steps forward this year. It was announced few years ago and said to be...

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September 28, 2018

Major announcement at Harvard: Applicants NO longer required to submit SAT, ACT Writing scores

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Harvard College will no longer require applicants to submit scores from the optional writing portions of the ACT and SAT beginning with the Class of 2023, according to a...

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September 20, 2018

Difference Between Cumulative GPA and Overall GPA

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Cumulative GPA vs Overall GPA There is not much difference between cumulative GPA and overall GPA. The term “GPA” stands for grade point average. The cumulative GPA is the grade point...

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September 20, 2018

Difference Between Weighted GPA and Unweighted GPA

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Weighted GPA vs Unweighted GPA When your professor or school talks about unweighted and weighted GPAs, what comes to your mind? You may come to think that it’s just...

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September 19, 2018

When applying to college, this small detail may mean the admission

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We are in the college application season and many students struggle in deciding what to write about themselves in their personal essay. Being able to present themselves in a...

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September 19, 2018

Less than 25 selective colleges require SAT, ACT essay for applicants

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Brown University was the last Ivy League school requiring students to take SAT and ACT essay tests. A couple of months ago the prestigious school joined the rest of...

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September 19, 2018

Colleges Drop SAT, ACT Essay: What Students Should Know

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Schools that no longer require essay scores from the SAT or ACT may still consider them if submitted. Completing the essay portion of a test may still be a...

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July 19, 2018

Testing Accommodations

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Standardized examinations and other high-stakes tests are gateways to educational and employment opportunities. Whether seeking admission to a high school, college, or graduate program, or attempting to obtain a...