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SAT Reasoning Test

The redesigned SAT is the last exam in the SAT Suite of Assessments. Tightly aligned with the PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT™ 10, and PSAT™ 8/9, the SAT provides a powerful connection to college and career. The SAT is offered throughout the school year; students often take it in the spring of 11th grade and again in the fall of 12th grade.

You can find key content changes to the redesigned SAT at

SAT Subject Tests
Subject Tests are hour-long, content-based tests that allow you to showcase achievement in specific subject areas where you excel.

These are the only national admission tests where you choose the tests that best showcase your achievements and interests. SAT Subject Tests allow you to differentiate yourself in the college admission process or send a strong message regarding your readiness to study specific majors or programs in college. In conjunction with your other admission credentials (your high school record, SAT scores, teacher recommendations, etc.), they provide a more complete picture of your academic background
and interests.

Some colleges also use Subject Tests to place students into the appropriate courses. Based on your performance on the test(s), you could potentially fulfill basic requirements or receive credit for introductory-level courses.

There are 20 SAT Subject Tests in five general subject areas: English, history, languages, mathematics and science.

To sign up for the SAT Subject Tests and gain access to free test preparation, please go to:



The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). It's a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives you a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.

The PSAT/NMSQT is tightly aligned with the redesigned SAT to provide educators and students with the chance to check in on student progress. Both exams will support all students with a clear focus on the skills and knowledge that matter most for college and career success. Educators will be able to:

Measure and follow student performance.

Pinpoint areas for development.

Prepare students for the redesigned SAT

You can find sample questions at: