SAT Testing: What You Need to Know El Paso TX

If you are considering some of the more selective colleges and universities, you may need to take SAT Subject Tests as well, in October, November, and/or a date or two in the spring. Some colleges require two or three SAT Subject Tests in addition to the SAT for admission.

Border Institute of Technology
(915) 593-7328
9611 Acer Avenue
El Paso, TX

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Western Technical Institute II
(915) 566-9621
4710 Alabama Street
El Paso, TX

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University of Texas at El Paso
(915) 747-5000
500 West University Avenue
El Paso, TX
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Full-Time In-State Tuition Costs : $4551
Full-Time Non-Resident Tuition Costs : $12981
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Type of Institution : University
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Computer Labs
(915) 591-8899
#3 Butterfield Trail
El Paso, TX
# of Undergrads
10
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Private
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El Paso Community College
(915) 831-2000
919 Hunter Drive
El Paso, TX
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$1,997.00
# of Undergrads
9838
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Public
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Large city

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El Paso Community College
(915) 831-2000
PO Box 20500
El Paso, TX
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Full-Time Area Tuition Costs : $1180
Full-Time In-State Tuition Costs : $1725
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Type of Institution : Two-Year college
Institutional Designation : Public—County

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Western Technical Institute
(915) 532-3737
1000 Texas Avenue
El Paso, TX

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Computer Career Center
6101 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX
 
Pipo Academy of Hair Design
(915) 565-3491
3000 Pershing Dr
El Paso, TX
# of Undergrads
62
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Private
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Large city

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El Paso Community College
919 Hunter Drive
El Paso, TX
 
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SAT Testing: What You Need to Know

SAT Testing: What You Need to Know

By Howard and Matthew Greene

The SAT is one of the two most common and important standardized tests that college applicants need to consider. Most juniors will take the SAT for the first time in March or May. Others will wait until the fall of their senior year.

If you are considering some of the more selective colleges and universities, you may need to take SAT Subject Tests as well, in October, November, and/or a date or two in the spring. Some colleges require two or three SAT Subject Tests in addition to the SAT for admission.

Nearly as many students nationwide now take the ACT as well. 

Make a date for SAT testing
We recommend that juniors give serious thought to taking the SAT at least once in the spring. We don’t suggest that sophomores attempt it, or that juniors should feel rushed to take the SAT in the fall or winter.

Every time you take the SAT or an SAT Subject Test, the score will appear on your score report that gets sent to colleges during the fall of senior year. You need not, and probably should not, send your SAT scores anywhere during junior spring. Unless you cancel the scores from a test you have taken by the Wednesday following the exam, the score will be part of your permanent record. 

What admission officers are looking for
We anticipate that most of the selective colleges that previously required or strongly recommended the old SAT II Writing test (which has been discontinued) w...

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