What is the Point of PSAT Tests?


What is the point of PSAT tests? My daughter is on the edge of her seat waiting for hers to arrive but I don't know what the importance is or what we do with them once we have them. Can you help me understand why these matter?

While "The Dean" is not a fan of the over-testing that the college admissions process has spawned, there are good reasons to take the PSAT ... at least in the current college admissions climate. These include:

Keep reading Show less
Find Your Best Fit
Find your best fit college and track your favorite colleges.
Connect with your future classmates
Offer not stacking up? These articles may help
Expert advice and answers to common SAT and ACT questions