ACT/SAT
ACT vs. SAT: What is the difference?

The ACT is an achievement test, measuring what the student has learned in school. The SAT is an aptitude test, testing reasoning and verbal abilities.

· The ACT has 5 components including 4 multiple choices sections of English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science, and an optional 5th Writing test. Visit http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/descriptions/ to see a more thorough breakdown including the amount to time allotted for each section.

· The SAT has 3 components which are Critical Reading, Mathematics, and a required Writing test. Visit http://professionals.collegeboard.com/testing/sat-reasoning/about to see a more thorough breakdown including the amount of time allotted to each section. 

·To learn about scoring for both tests, visit http://www.princetonreview.com/college/good-sat-score-act-score.aspx

 


ACT 2017-18 Test Dates

Test Date

Registration Deadline

(Late Fee Required)

September 9, 2017


August 4, 2017

August 5-18, 2017

October 28, 2017


September 22, 2017

September 23 - October 6, 2017

December 9, 2017


November 3, 2017

November 4-17, 2017

February 10, 2018


January 12, 2018

January 13-19, 2018

April 14, 2018


March 9, 2018

March 10-23, 2018

June 9, 2018

May 4, 2018

May 5-18, 2018


July 14, 2018


June 15, 2018

June 16-22, 2018


  • -ACT $46

  • -ACT with Writing $62.50

  • -Late fee $29.50

  • Register at actstudent.org

SAT 2017-18 Test Dates

Test Date

Registration Deadline

Late Registration Deadline

August 26, 2017

July 28, 2017

August 15, 2017


October 7, 2017

September 8, 2017

September 27, 2017


November 4, 2017

October 5, 2017

October 25, 2017


December 2, 2017

November 2, 2017

November 21, 2017


March 10, 2018

February 9, 2018

February 28, 2018


May 5, 2018

April 6, 2018

April 25, 2018


June 2, 2018

May 3, 2018

May 23, 2018


    • -SAT $46
  • -SAT with Essay $60

  • -Late fee $29

  • Register at collegeboard.org



  
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