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More Colleges Than Ever Have Test-Optional Admissions Policies — and That’s a Good Thing
Back in the 1980s, nearly every college required applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores, but attitudes toward test scores have changed since then. On Jan. 10, FairTest, a Boston-based organization that has been pushing back against America’s testing regime since 1985, announced that the number of colleges that are test-optional has now surpassed 1,000. Instead, many colleges and universities are using high school grades as a primary predictor of college academic performance.