Most colleges and universities in the United States require either the ACT (American College Testing) or SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) for admission at the undergraduate level. Postsecondary schools in the United States do not administer their own entrance exams for purposes of college admission. To view information on undergraduate entrance exams on this website, please follow this link: College Admissions Tests
Admissions into certain graduate schools in the United States may require that students take one of the following standardized tests.
- The GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is commonly required for admission to graduate school, and is administered by the private, non-profit organization, Educational Testing Service (ETS). The GRE reflects the kind of thinking you'll do in graduate or business school and demonstrates that you are ready for graduate-level work. The GRE test verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning and analytical writing. To visit the GRE website, please follow this link: GRE
- The MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is required for admission into most medical schools. The MCAT, sanctioned by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess the examinee's problem solving, critical thinking, writing skills, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. To visit the MCAT website, go here: MCAT
- The majority of students applying for admission to law school must complete the LSAT (Law School Admission Test), administered by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). The LSAT provides a standard measure of acquired reading and verbal reasoning skills that law schools can use as one of several factors in assessing applicants. To visit the LSAC website, please follow this link: LSAT