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By John Raftrey And Lori McCormick

Standardized testing may become a thing of the past

Uploaded: Aug 4, 2015

(Written by Lori McCormick)

The National Center for Fair & Open Testing (FairTest) maintains a list of colleges and universities that do not use the SAT or ACT in their college entrance (admissions) review process.

While Fair Test has been around for several years, each year their list has increased, thus demonstrating there is a trend in colleges and universities foregoing standardized tests in their admissions process.

Last week, the notable George Washington University joined the ranks by removing the SAT or ACT requirement from their admissions process because they believe standardized tests are a barrier to recruiting disadvantaged students. Here is the full article.

To learn more about Fair Test and see the list of test-optional colleges, check out their website.

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