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Category: About the SAT

Rachel Kapelke-Dale

States that Require the ACT or SAT

Is your state among the states that require the ACT or SAT? Find out what your state requires here before you start testing!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

States That Provide the SAT for Free

There are several states that provide the SAT for free. This page lists those states and explains how to take advantage of this service.

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Emily Faison

SAT Test in Canada

If applying to college isn’t confusing enough (and believe me, it’s a maze!), applying to schools internationally can be even more demanding. Between asking teachers to write recommendation letters and navigating the documents you need to include in your applications, you also have to find time to study for and take the SAT and/or ACT! […]

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Thomas Broderick

SAT Test Statistics

In March 2016, the College Board released the new SAT. Let’s crunch the numbers to see what this means for first-time test takers.

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Minh Nguyen

SAT Exam Eligibility for Accommodations

If you have a disability that hampers your ability to take the SAT test, you may be able to request the College Board to grant you special accommodations.

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Thomas Broderick

When Will March New SAT Scores Be Out?

The new SAT may be over, but the wait has just begun. March 5, 2016 SAT scores will be released May 10, 2016, later than normal. Find out why.

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Minh Nguyen

Meet Minh!

Hello there! This is Minh, Magoosh’s latest SAT/ACT expert blogger. You must be hard at work on your journey to mastering the SAT/ACT. I’m excited to help you along the way and leave the testing center with a flawless victory. At times, I’ll be showing you how to crush problems with brute force tactics. Other […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Taking the SAT in India

It can be overwhelming to prepare to go to college (university) in a different country—and US college admissions can be a long and stressful process. There are a few logistical things that you’ll want to keep in mind as you prepare to take the SAT exam in India, including test dates, locations, fees, and special requirements.

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Matthew Larriva

When to Take the SAT: The First-Mover Advantage

Although much has been written comparing and contrasting the New and Old SAT, the New SAT and the ACT, and every other conceivable combination, there’s been relatively little discussion of the behind-the-scenes repercussions of having a brand new test.

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Chris Lele

Should I Wait to Take the New SAT?

I am going to tell you that you shouldn’t worry too much about the New SAT, that you might actually use this situation to your advantage. How? Check out the tips below.

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