SAT Assigning New Score, Factors In Social And Economic Backgrounds Of StudentsThe nonprofit group that administers the SAT said Thursday it will assign a score to students who take the test to reflect their social and economic backgrounds.
SAT Tests Canceled In China, Macau Over Cheating ConcernsThe firm that oversees registrations for the SAT has canceled college entrance exams on Saturday in China and Macau, because some students may have already seen copies of the tests.
Point Park U. Joins Others In Not Requiring SATs Or ACTs For College AdmissionPoint Park University has adopted a a “test optional admission policy” for undergraduate applicants.
1st Guilty Plea Entered In Chinese Test-Taking IndictmentThe first of 15 Chinese citizens indicted in a college entrance exam test-taking scandal pleaded guilty Thursday before a federal judge in Pittsburgh.
Local Grand Jury Charges Chinese Students In Conspiracy Aimed At U.S. UniversitiesFifteen Chinese nationals -- almost all in their 20s -- have been indicted by a Pittsburgh grand jury for using fake Chinese passports and hired test-takers to take SATs and other standardized exams in order to gain admission to American universities.
Students Have Pick Of Colleges Thanks To Drop In EnrollmentAfter decades of runaway tuition costs -- the tables may finally be turning.