ACT vs. SAT Checklist: Which test is best for me?

ACT vs. SAT Checklist: Which test is best for me?

The following ACT and SAT checklists will give you a sense for which test might be best suited for your skills and knowledge. That said, it is always best to take a practice test of both tests to ensure you are investing your time and energy to prepare for the test that is aligned to your strengths.

Of note, one test is not better than or preferred over the other. The reality is that colleges don’t have a preference of which college entrance exam your child takes.

ACT Checklist:

If you agree with most of these statements, the ACT is likely going to be the best test for you. Regardless, it’s always smart to take a practice test to be sure.

SAT Checklist:

If you agree with most of these statements, the SAT is probably going to be the best test for you. Regardless, it’s always smart to take a practice test to be sure.