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Nadyja Von Ebers

How to Handle SAT Test Cancellations Due to COVID-19

Editor’s note: This post has been last updated on April 16, 2020. While this post may have some useful information regarding SAT testing during the COVID-19 crisis, please check out our live COVID-19 updates post for the latest information. We at Magoosh know this is a challenging time for everyone, and right now our #1 […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

What Is the Highest SAT Score?

The highest score on the Redesigned SAT is now 1600, not 2400. But there’s more to the story; here’s what you need to know about highest scores on the SAT.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Section Retesting: How to Retake Individual ACT Sections

Editor’s note: because of Covid-19, there have been some changes to the ACT, including postponing ACT section retakes. The following information is still relevant, though the start date for section retesting is TBA. The ACT has announced their intention to offer a new option: to retake individual sections of the ACT exam, rather than taking […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How COVID-19 Impacts College Admissions and Applications

Wondering how the college applications process will be affecting by COVID-19? Check out this post for all that you need to know.

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Nadyja Von Ebers

How to Get into Harvard: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

Real talk: as you’ve probably guessed, it’s not easy to get into Harvard University. Harvard’s admissions process is highly selective, and you’ll have to be a pretty impressive candidate to make it through (and that doesn’t just mean having the perfect Harvard SAT score or ACT score). After all, they are ranked #2 in National […]

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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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Chris Lele

Best SAT Books 2020 – 2021 | Book Reviews

Not all SAT prep books are created equal: some you’ll want to use in their entirety, others you’ll want to use only parts of, and others you’ll want to steer clear of. To help you decide what’s worth your time, our SAT expert reviewed the test prep books on the market. Read on for our annual list of the Best SAT Books!

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