Over 1,900 colleges not requiring SAT, ACT in admissions for fall 2023
From Higher Ed Dive: “The tally comes from FairTest, a group advocating for the limited application of standardized assessments. … FairTest’s executive director, Harry Feder, said … that the group believes few institutions will maintain testing mandates should the U.S. Supreme Court restrict race-conscious admissions, as it is expected to do this month. … Critics of standardized exams point to wealthier students tending to score higher on them because they can access tutoring their low-income peers cannot. Meanwhile, testing providers like the ACT and College Board, which delivers the SAT, have acknowledged educational inequities but say their products are not to blame.”View the full article from Higher Ed Dive.
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