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College Test Requirements
Test that must be taken for college entrance
What is the ACT or SAT?
You can start taking the ACT or SAT at this age
What are no age guidelines?
A score of 36
What is the top score on the ACT?
A score of 2400
What is the top score for the SAT?
Universities can choose to give these tests that are comparable to the ACT/SAT
What are residual tests?
This form is an important financial aid tool
What is FAFSA?
Money set aside by a group or foundation as a grant in aid to students
What is a scholarship?
When applied for and approved, this money does not have to be repaid
What is a grant?
This is the most common grant awarded to students
What is a PELL grant?
The information you receive after you apply for a grant from FAFSA
What is an SAR (Student Aid Report)?
Entrance requirements to a two-year college
What are no minimum requirements?
Entrance requirements for a regional university
What is minimum 20 ACT or 940 SAT, minimum GPA of 2.7, and class rank in the top 50%?
Entrance requirements to a comprehensive university
What is 23-24 ACT or 1060-1090 SAT, minimum high school GPA of 3.0, and class rank in the top 33%?
These are charges that cover costs not associated with the student’s course load (such as parking, athletic activities, and special events)
What are fees?
15 required high school credits needed for entrance to college
What are 4 English, 2 lab science, 3 mathematics, 2 history, 1 citizenship skills, and 3 core electives?
A week for college freshmen to become acquainted with other freshmen
What is a college freshmen camp (Rookie Bridge Camp)?
Classes that are more expensive for students who do not score 19 or above in each ACT sub area and in which no credit is given
What are zero level or remedial classes?
The acronym SSS
What is Student Support Services?
These programs allow students to work part time on campus as part of their financial aid package
What are work study programs?
These kinds of colleges offer doctoral and research programs
What are comprehensive universities?
This happens when students take out federal student loans to help pay for college but do not repay them properly
What is default?
Course(s) that must be completed before taking another course
What is a pre-requisite?
A week when students pledge in hopes of becoming a member of a sorority or fraternity
What is Greek week?
The acronym ROTC
What is Reserve Officers Training Corps?
Extracurricular athletic activities that are open to all students
What are intramurals?