The ACT has talked about this forever, however it appears like it is finally occurring — beginning in September 2018, the ACT will likely be totally computer-based for pupils outside of the United States.
At the least, that way is pointed by all signs. The ACT nevertheless hasn’t create a press that is official from the matter, however it did recently upload a couple of faqs for worldwide students, moms and dads, and counselors. Based on that document (posted in March 2018), “the very first management regarding the computer-based ACT to worldwide examinees is prepared for September 2018.”
Further particulars in regards to the computer-based test are difficult to acquire through the ACT’s site, for you to answer some of the questions you might have as test-takers so we did some background research:
Therefore wait – you suggest the paper ACT won’t internationally be offered any longer?
That’s right. If the ACT rolls out worldwide computer-based evaluation as prepared, the paper test will not be around internationally following the September 2018 launch.
But don’t panic! besides the management structure, the test it self will nevertheless be exactly the same test you know and love (well… the same test you know, at the least). The information could be the exact exact exact same, the parts is the exact exact same, the scoring could be the exact same, the score reporting process will end up being the exact exact exact same, the timing is going to be the exact same…
Wait, wait – just just what would you suggest the timing will be the same likely?
The FAQs suggest that the “ACT is presently performing clinical tests. At the moment, it is really not expected that you will see a significant change in testing times.” The ACT appears reluctant to express such a thing definitively, however an agent that I talked with regarding the phone indicated the same belief as the document. Leia mais