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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Prepare for the 2020 At-Home ACT Test

If you’re applying to colleges right now, figuring out standardized test options can be a confusing and frustrating process. However, both schools and test-makers are adapting to new circumstances quickly. Because of COVID-19, ACT has announced that it will be making some changes in 2020: offering the ACT test at-home this fall and providing a […]

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Anika Manzoor

How to Improve Your ACT Score By 10 Points

Howdy, Magooshers! Today we’re going to cover a very important topic: How to Improve Your ACT Score By 10 Points. According to Google, that exact phrase was one of the most common searches after the last ACT, so it’s near and dear to a lot of you!

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Anika Manzoor

ACT Score Report: What You Need to Know

Your ACT Score Report is arguably just as important as the ACT test itself. If you recently took the ACT, you’re probably wondering about your ACT score report dates and what to expect on your report. You might also be wondering about the option of sending free score reports. In this post, we not only […]

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Nadyja Von Ebers

How to Handle ACT Test Cancellations Due to COVID-19

First and foremost, we hope you are healthy and safe and home. We know this is a challenging time for everyone, and your wellbeing is our #1 concern. We also want to share some important information about how to navigate ACT cancellations and what to do next. Most recently, the April 4 ACT test date […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Section Retesting: How to Retake Individual ACT Sections

Great news for ACT test-takers! Starting in September 2020, the ACT will give you the new option to retake individual sections of the ACT exam, rather than taking the entire test again. So if you love your ACT score in one, two, or three of the four ACT test sections, but have a particular area […]

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Anika Manzoor

ACT Percentiles – How to Find ACT Score Percentiles

What is a percentile anyway? Check out this post to learn how to use your ACT percentiles to see how you compare to other students who’ve taken the ACT!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Average ACT Scores by State (2020 Update)

In this article I go over average ACT scores, what they mean for competition, and how to make your state’s average ACT score work to your advantage.

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Kristin Fracchia

ACT to SAT Conversion Chart and Calculator – Convert Your Score

Looking to convert your SAT score to ACT or vice versa? Click for an SAT to ACT conversion chart plus a tool that will convert your scores in a click!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

When Do ACT Scores Come Out? Score Release Dates and FAQ

  After you take the ACT, you might feel like a big weight’s been lifted from your shoulders. But, as the days pass and you still don’t have your test score, the tension starts setting in again. If you’re refreshing your ACT account page and wondering, When do ACT scores come out?—don’t worry! Your ACT […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Best ACT Prep Books 2020 – Which Book is Best for You?

Not all ACT test prep books are created equal, and it can be tough to figure out which one is the best for you. That’s why we’ve put together this comprehensive review of the best ACT prep books available today.

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