College Board eliminates the SAT Subject Tests and the Optional Essay

The College Board announced on Tuesday that it will discontinue both the SAT Subject Tests and the SAT Essay Writing  section.

The announcement will take effect immediately for USA Testing and for international students the SAT Subject Tests will be administered for the May and June 2021 sessions. The College Board also revealed that it is in the process of revising the main SAT to make it “more flexible” and “streamlined” and enable students to sit for the test digitally.

For the majority of the students the SAT Subject Tests were a source of anxiety ,especially during the Covit-19 period when seats were limited and test dates were cancelled.

On the other hand , international students will have to cover the gap in another way. Also, some students are very good test takers and their great results enhanced their applications. There will be more news coming on this issue and we will keep you updated.

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
LinkedIn
On Key

Related Posts

12th grade has been a very tiresome and pressured year; we get it. You have put all your energy and soul into getting into your dream school, so do not

Read More »
clc-excellenseas

The CLC Team is thrilled to announce our recent recognition at the ExcellenSeas Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday, February 21st, 2024. This prestigious event celebrated the contributions of sponsoring companies

Read More »
is-sat-optional

To begin with, universities and colleges embraced the idea of a test-optional policy for admission to address the difficulty of sitting for the test during the COVID-19 pandemic and because

Read More »
Scroll to Top