*Many colleges require completion of either the ACT or SAT or both exams before admitting students. Check the comparison table to see the difference between these two exams and decide which one is right for you.
You are likely to improve every time you take the SAT test. If you are not satisfied with your first score, take a second test. Remember that many colleges allow you to choose which score to be sent as part of the application.
Having a higher score than your college's average score will give you a better chance of getting scholarship or aid.
Find out here whether your college requires or recommends a subject test before you register for SAT.