College Admissions Tests


Most colleges require that students submit results from one of two national tests (ACT/SAT) as part of their application for admission.  Some require that scores be sent directly from the testing organization.  Also, some schools require the writing test; for others, it is optional.  Check each college’s web site for instructions and requirements.  
 

Register online – KCC School Code is 171531

Be sure to have your scores sent to KCC!
 

ACT  www.actstudent.org

The ACT is designed to assess your general educational development and your ability to complete college-level work.  The tests emphasize reasoning, analysis, problem solving and the integration of learning from various sources, as well as the application of these proficiencies to the kinds of tasks that college students are expected to perform the multiple-choice test cover four skill areas: English, Math, Reading and Science.  The optional Writing Test is a 30 minute essay test that measures writing skills.

ACT Test Date

September 10, 2016
October 22, 2016
December 10, 2016
February 11, 2017
April 8, 2017
June 10, 2017

 

Registration Deadline

August 5, 2016
September 16, 2016
November 4, 2016
January 13, 2017
March 3, 2017
May 5, 2017

 

Late Fee Required

August 6-19, 2016
September 17-30, 2016
November 5-18, 2016
January 14-20, 2017
March 4-17, 2017
May 6-19, 2017

 

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SAT  www.collegeboard.com

The SAT Reasoning Test consists of an essay, multiple-choice questions in critical reading, writing and math and a few questions with student-produced responses.  

The SAT Subject Tests are multiple-choice test in many different subject areas

SAT Test Date

Oct. 1, 2016
Nov. 5, 2016
Dec. 3, 2016
Jan. 21, 2017
Mar. 11, 2017
May 6, 2017
Jun. 3, 2017

 

TEST

SAT & Subject Tests
SAT & Subject Tests
SAT & Subject Tests
SAT & Subject Tests
SAT only
SAT & Subject Tests
SAT & Subject Tests

 

Registration Deadline

Sept. 1, 2016
Oct. 7, 2016
Nov. 3, 2016
Dec. 21, 2016
Feb. 21, 2017
Apr. 7, 2017
May 9, 2017