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Category: ACT Scores

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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Kristin Fracchia

ACT Raw Score Conversion Chart

Every official ACT test has its own chart that converts raw scores to scores on the 1 to 36 point scale, but if you find yourself in need of a rough estimate for a practice test, or if you simply want an estimate of how many questions you need to get right to get a certain score, the following official ACT raw score conversion chart can help!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Perfect ACT Score! How 10 Students Scored a Perfect 36 on the ACT (and more high score stories!)

Aiming for a perfect ACT score on the exam? Our experts will tell you how students from around the country got top ACT scores and their advice for you.

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Molly Kiefer

NYU SAT and ACT Scores: What You Need to Get In

Everything you need to know about current NYU SAT scores (and ACT scores too!) plus advice on how to get your own scores where you want them.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Superscore and ACT Score Choice: Everything You Need to Know

Confused by ACT superscores and ACT Score Choice? Check out this post to see how they can help (rather than hurt!) your college admissions file.

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Thomas Broderick

ACT Standard Deviation

One of the first things a lot of test-takers ask is “What’s a good ACT score?” There are a couple of ways of answering this; our ACT Score Range post takes a look at some of them. What we’ll do in this post is examine another way of evaluating scores, through the ACT standard deviation. […]

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Thomas Broderick

What Is a Passing Score on the ACT?

Though there is no official passing score on the ACT, learn about the score you need in order to achieve your goals after high school.

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