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Will An Admissions Decision Hinge on the Difference Between A 35 Or 36 ACT?

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Trying to guess what a college admissions officer will think about your application, your grades and your test scores is no easy task. In fact, one of our readers submitted this question about ACT scores:

“Do colleges make admissions decisions based on the difference between a 35 and a 36 ACT? I got a 35, and my parents think I should keep trying to get the perfect score. I don't think that difference matters so much."

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