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3 Tips for the SAT Essay Section


Did you opt in to the Essay portion of the SAT? It can be helpful knowing some tips as you head into this optional part of the exam, especially if others in your study group declined to take it. Here are three things to remember on your test date: Don’t Ignore Proper Essay Format Just …

SAT Subject Tests: World History


Are you a history buff? If you can’t get enough of world history, are planning to major or minor in History, or just want to show off your skill in the subject, the SAT Subject Test in World History can give you that opportunity. Here’s a breakdown of what the exam is like. World History …

7 Tips for Tackling the ACT Essay Section


During the ACT’s optional 40-minute writing section, you’ll have to create a persuasive essay from a prompt. Some college require the ACT with Writing, others don’t—but it’s still a good idea to take it anyway. That being said, the essay portion makes many students nervous. Let’s ease some of those nerves right here and now …

Tips For Editing Your College Essay

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One of the most daunting tasks you may have to work on as a prospective college student is the college applications essay. Essays are often required not just for college admissions itself, but also for scholarships, fellowships, and certain types of grant programs. After spending hours working on your essay, all you want to do …

FAQ About the SAT Subject Tests


Many students, while they’ve heard of the ACT or SAT, have never heard of SAT Subject Tests. Therefore, there are many questions high school juniors and seniors will have about these exams. Here are some of the more frequently asked questions surrounding the Subject Tests: What Are the SAT Subject Tests For? The SAT Subject …