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Danny is a member of Testive's Parent Success Team.
18 07, 2018

Tufts University average SAT score, average ACT score, average GPA and more.

By | 2018-07-18T19:01:42+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Admissions|

What does your child need to get into Tufts University? This article covers the objective criteria for admission to Tufts, including SAT scores, ACT scores and GPA. How to Get Into Tufts: The Admissions Criteria Tufts is one of the more competitive private universities, with a 14% acceptance rate, an average of 1445 on the [...]

28 06, 2018

Does My Child Qualify for SAT Accommodations?

By | 2018-07-18T18:00:52+00:00 June 28th, 2018|SAT|

The College Board provides accommodations to SAT test-takers with disabilities. Some of the SAT accommodations include extended time, using a computer on the essay and short-answer questions, extended breaks, using a four-function calculator and more. This article explains the SAT accommodations, who might qualify and how to request them. Extended Time SAT Accommodation What is [...]

14 12, 2017

PSAT Score Release

By | 2018-07-10T15:50:49+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Admissions|

DISCUSS YOUR CHILD'S SAT PREP PLAN What’s the PSAT? Simply put, the PSAT is a practice SAT. The SAT (and its main competitor, the ACT) are tests colleges use to evaluate applicants. The PSAT attempts to accurately predict how a student will perform on the SAT. It also covers the [...]

4 12, 2017

Stay on Top of the SAT and ACT in December

By | 2018-07-10T15:51:15+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Admissions|

GET STARTED WITH A PREP PLAN It's December. As students wrap up first semester's final papers, projects and exams, it's a great time for parents to look ahead to 2018. This week, Molly lays out the roadmap to conquering the SAT and ACT, starting in December. You can get videos like [...]

29 03, 2017

What Is Rolling Admission and Why Would You Apply?

By | 2018-07-16T02:54:52+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Admissions|

When it comes to the college application process, most students know that it is extremely important to be aware of deadlines. This is true not only in terms of deadlines to submit the actual application, but also deadlines for registering for standardized tests, applying for scholarships and financial aid, and even reminding your recommenders to [...]

31 01, 2017

How Much Does the ACT Cost?

By | 2018-07-16T03:36:16+00:00 January 31st, 2017|ACT|

It costs $42.50 to register for one ACT date without the Writing section included. It costs $58.50 with the Writing section included. There are a handful of extra charges that depend on circumstance, including registering late, sending scores to more than four colleges, changing test dates and more. That's the cost of one ACT date. [...]

8 01, 2017

Colorado Changed to the SAT in 2017: What You Need to Know

By | 2018-07-10T17:09:26+00:00 January 8th, 2017|Other Posts|

On April 11th, 2017 all Colorado high school juniors will take the SAT. Why does this matter? In 2016, only 5500 Colorado students took the test. Effective this spring, Colorado and the College Board partnered to administer the SAT as the state’s accountability exam and every junior will now take a new four hour exam. [...]

8 01, 2017

Illinois Changed to the SAT in 2017: What You Need to Know

By | 2018-07-16T03:52:55+00:00 January 8th, 2017|SAT|

On April 5th, 2017 all Illinois high school juniors will take the SAT. Why does this matter? In 2016, only 5000 Illinois students took the test. Now, Illinois and the College Board have partnered to administer the SAT as the state’s accountability exam and every junior will now take a new four hour exam. The [...]