• College Planning Presentation Slides

     

    COLLEGE PLACEMENT TESTING

    ACT 

    Kaplan Study Prep- includes a half-length practice test, and ACT Pop Quiz, and ACT Question of the Day. They also host FREE ACT Prep classes and have two available before March 30th, 2021. 

    FREE ACT Study Guide- a full length free official practice test provided by ACT.

    Union Test Prep- includes practice tests, flashcards, and study guides.

    FREE ACT E-Book- this official book from ACT helps you plan for before, during, and after taking the ACT.

    On To College ACT Prep Videos- Username is your email address. Password is otcpwd22

    Visit act.org for information about testing, as well as to register to take the ACT. 

    Waseca High School ACT Number - 242628 

    ACT 2020-2021

     

    Accuplacer

    The Accuplacer is used for course placement at the community college level.  To take the Accuplacer, you can contact the particular college that you are interested in attending or talk with your school counselor.
     
    FREE Accuplacer Practice- offical test prep through Accuplacer.
     
    Union Test Prep- practice tests, information about the tests, and Accuplacer tips and tricks.
     
    Mometrix Test Preparation- includes study guides, how-to videos that break down the parts of the test in small chunks, and sample questions.
     
     

    ASVAB

    The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a heavily researched and well-respected aptitude test developed by the Department of Defense. It measures a young adult’s strengths and potential for success in military training.

    Free online ASVAB test- practice for each individual section of the test as well as general information about the test and branches of the military.

    4tests- more practice for the ASVAB.

     

    SAT

    Vist SAT's website for information about testing, as well as to register to take the SAT.

    2020-2021 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines 

    Test Date

    Registration Deadline

    Late Registration Deadline

    August 29, 2020

    July 31, 2020

    August 11, 2020 (for mailed registrations)

    August 18, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    October 3, 2020

    September 4, 2020

    September 15, 2020 (for mailed registrations)

    September 22, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    November 7, 2020

    October 7, 2020

    October 20, 2020 (for mailed registrations)

    October 27, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    December 5, 2020

    November 5, 2020

    November 17, 2020 (for mailed registrations)

    November 24, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    May 8, 2021

    April 8, 2021

    April 20, 2021 (for mailed registrations)

    April 27, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    June 5, 2021

    May 6, 2021

    May 18, 2021 (for mailed registrations)

    May 26, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)

     

    FREE SAT Practice

     
     

     

  • Accommodations in College

    Students and parents/guardians often have questions about accommodations in college.  Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has put together a great resource that discusses accommodations transfer from high school to college, as well as how students can be successful in college.  Click on this link to view the Postsecondary Resource Guide.

     
  • Postsecondary Education


    Resources to help students decide their Postseconday plans

    CollegeNet Search engine for colleges in U.S.

    AnyCollegeNet Allows you to indicate your choice of educational major, location and type of college

    Peterson’s Education Ctr. Information about colleges, fin. aid., and careers

    CollegeProfiles In-depth college profiles: academic programs, college life, financial aid, and more

    Schools in the USA Career and college prep resource includes career exploration and college searches

    My College Options College search matching student academic, athletic, geographic, and career goals

    Go College College & Scholarship search, ACT/SAT practice tests

    Campustours College campus tours, campus maps, college video’s

    ACT Test dates, on-line registration, FAQ & ACT prep tips

    SAT Test dates, on-line registration, college search, etc.

    National Collegiate Athletic Assoc. Home page for National Collegiate Athletic Association

    University of Wisconsin Information, on-line application, map and more

    Minnesota Colleges and Universities- Information on all of the MN State Colleges and Universities