ACT

  • Test Fee
    $34.00 (With Writing $49.50)
     
    Test Purpose
    Designed to measure academic achievement in the areas of English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science
     
    Test Content
    ACT English Test:
    (75 Items, 40 Minutes)
    · Punctuation
    · Basic Grammar and Usage
    · Sentence Structure
    · Rhetorical Skills
    · Strategies
    · Organization
    · Style

    ACT Mathematics Test
    (60 Items, 60 Minutes)
    Pre-Algebra and Elementary Algebra
    Intermediate Algebra and Coord. Geometry

    ACT Reading Test
    (40 Items, 35 Minutes)
    Arts and Literature:
    · Prose Fiction
    · Humanities
    · Social Sciences and Natural Sciences
    · History, Political Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physical Science

    ACT Science Test
    (40 Items, 35 Minutes)
    Interpretation analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem solving skills in Biology, Earth/Space Sciences, Chemistry, and Physics.
     
    Is there a penalty for wrong answers?
    No
     
    How is the test scored?
    1-36 for each subject, averaged for a composite score. A 36 is the highest possible composite score.
     
     
    Are there other purposes for the exams?
    Scholarship purposes
     
     
     

SAT

  • Test Fee
    $49.00 (Includes Writing)
     
    Test Purpose
    Designed to measure critical reading, writing and mathematical reasoning skills.
     
    Test Content
    The SAT tests the skills you’re learning in school: reading, writing and math. Your strength in these subjects is important for success in college and throughout your life.

    The reading section includes reading passages and sentence completions.

    The writing section includes a short essay and multiple-choice questions on identifying errors and improving grammar and usage.

    The math section includes questions on arithmetic operations, algebra, geometry, statistics and probability.

    The SAT is made up of 10 sections:
    A 25-minute essay
    Six 25-minute sections (mathematics, critical reading and writing)
    Two 20-minute sections (mathematics, critical reading and writing)
    A 10-minute multiple-choice writing section
    Total test time: 3 hours and 45 minutes

    No Science Test
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Is there a penalty for wrong answers?
    Yes
     
    How is the test scored?
    Each section of your SAT (critical reading, mathematics and writing) will be scored on a 200- to 800-point scale, for a possible total of 2400.
     
    Are there other uses for the exams?
    Scholarship purposes