UT Austin Brings Back the SAT After Scoreless Kids Underperform

During the COVID-19 pandemic scores of colleges began shifting to test-optional admissions—and stayed that way, even after pandemic restrictions no longer affected students’ ability to take college entrance exams like the SAT and ACT. As of March 2024, the majority of U.S. colleges are test-optional, and more than 80 will refuse to consider student test scores […]