How Many Tests Is Too Many?

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ACT and SAT scores are driving forces when it comes to getting into your target schools. It's straightforward enough to figure out the average scores of admitted students at a given college — most schools offer this information on their own websites and they're listed in our book Complete Book of Colleges. But there's another factor to keep in mind: How many times should you take a test in order to get the score you (or the school) will like?

How Many Tests Should I Aim to Take?

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