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Academics and Test Prep Checklist

Grades and test scores are the most important application elements that colleges consider when making admissions decisions, and colleges will look at all four years of grades and courses. It’s important for students to focus on making good grades from day one of high school, and to make strategic testing and test preparation plans starting even in freshman year for ACT, SAT, and SAT Subject Tests. Whether you’re a rising freshman trying to decide which courses to take, or a junior in the height of college admissions preparation, there’s a lot you can do now to make sure your academics and test prep are on track. Download our free Academics and Test Prep Checklist to get important information on where you should be academically, including:

  • How to align test prep with your coursework
  • When to start planning your academic track
  • When to take SAT or ACT diagnostics
  • When to take the SAT or ACT, and more

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