Is Your College Essay The Right Place to Mention Low Test Scores?

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It always seems like there's never enough time. On top of all your homework, extracurriculars and social time, the deadlines for college applications are quickly approaching. But although you've taken the SAT or ACT a couple times already, you're still not happy with your score. So you've come up with an idea: What about trying to explain your low score in your college application essay?

We asked Anna Ren, a college admissions consultant and the founder of Elite Advantage Prep, what she thought about this plan. But according to Ren, it's not really the best move.

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