• examination
  • For secondary school students applying degree-level programme provided by University Grants Committee(UGC)-funded institutes, they can only apply through Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS), which uses Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) and Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) as benchmark agency until academic year 2011/12. (wikipedia.org)
  • Admission to the National Law Universities is based on a national level entry examination conducted annually by the CLAT. (wikipedia.org)
  • The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) gives you the opportunity to receive college credit for what you already know without having to attend classes. (nv.edu)
  • View the CLEP tutorial video and become familiar with the testing tools, the types of examination questions and the types of calculators that will appear. (nv.edu)
  • Students at the college demonstrated in 2015, calling for the reinstatement of the "carry on" examination system. (wikipedia.org)
  • centers
  • UPCAT test centers are found in major schools throughout the Philippines, including the different UP campuses. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is offered electronically at various testing centers year-round. (drury.edu)
  • The exam is offered at various test centers three times a year and is required by all pharmacy schools to supplement other application material. (drury.edu)
  • After submitting the application to the DAT program, students will receive an 800 number to call and register with the Sylvan Prometric Testing Centers. (asu.edu)
  • Sylvan Prometric Testing Centers require a minimum 48-hour notice for scheduling a test, and students are eligible to take the exam for one year. (asu.edu)
  • twenty-three elementary schools, eight middle schools, four Alternative Education Centers, three "Early College" high schools, and three comprehensive high schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Since autumn 2016, the correct answers to the test are posted on the Swedish Council for Higher Education's website, studera.nu, the following Wednesday from the day of the test, which always takes place on Saturday or Sunday. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to autumn 2016, the answers to the test were posted the same day as the exam on studera.nu, the högskoleprovet website, as well as in the evening newspapers and the following day in morning newspapers. (wikipedia.org)
  • grades
  • Unofficial transcripts is a record of college classes taken including grades received. (nv.edu)
  • The PharmCAS GPA includes all college courses you have taken, including original and repeated grades. (umn.edu)
  • Feedback from admissions officers and other data revealed that this section offered little additional information about applicants' preparation for medical school, particularly relative to the insights gained from undergraduate grades and the other sections of the exam. (aspr.org)
  • We emphasize high school grades because they have always been the best predictor of college academic performance. (world.edu)
  • It is a myth that standardized scores predict college performance better than high school grades. (world.edu)
  • Even the College Board, which owns the SAT, only claims that the combination of high school grades and test scores together gives colleges the best statistical prognosis of a student's future. (world.edu)
  • As I note in my book, extensive research shows that adding test scores to high school GPA increases one's predictive power, if at all, by 1 to 4 percentage points in a statistical model that predicts grades in college. (world.edu)
  • That means nearly 70 percent of what matters to a young person's college grades cannot be predicted by academic variables. (world.edu)
  • Admission for foreign students is based on their SSC and HSC grades. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biology
  • Individual scores were reported for biology, chemistry, and physics rather than a composite science score, thus six different scores for the whole test were reported. (wikipedia.org)
  • Success on the test requires completion of at least one year of collegiate education, including courses in biology, general chemistry and organic chemistry. (drury.edu)
  • By testing what is taught in introductory psychology, sociology, and biology at many undergraduate institutions, this new section will examine concepts that provide a solid foundation for learning in medical school about the behavioral and socio-cultural determinants of health. (aspr.org)
  • The revised exam also will include two natural sciences sections to test concepts typically taught in introductory biology, general and organic chemistry, biochemistry, and physics that medical school faculty, residents, and students rate as most important to the success of entering medical students. (aspr.org)
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and have completed premedical coursework, including general and organic chemistry, advanced college math, general and advanced biology, and physics. (drew.edu)
  • students
  • In addition to stricter medical school admission procedures and higher educational standards, the national dropout rate among freshman medical students decreased from 20% in 1925-1930 to 7% in 1946. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a list of standardized tests that students may need to take for admissions to various Universities and Colleges. (wikipedia.org)
  • SABER 11 Exam - Test for all undergraduate students that want to apply to a university in Colombian territory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baccalauréat (or Bac) - Test for all undergraduate students who are looking to enter a university in France. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abitur - Test for German students who want to apply to a university. (wikipedia.org)
  • New York, NY (October 24, 2011) - According to Kaplan Test Prep's 2011 surveys of admissions officers at the top law schools , business schools and colleges across the U.S., those responsible for helping to produce tomorrow's lawyers are by far the most likely to check out their prospective students' digital trails. (kaptest.com)
  • In a separate survey of 869 Kaplan Test Prep students who took the October LSAT , 77% objected to having their online personae included as part of the admissions process (although only 15% said that there is something in their personal digital footprint that might negatively affect their application. (kaptest.com)
  • Every year the College of Pharmacy has students from over 60 different majors. (umn.edu)
  • In addition, Pre-Health students at Penn have access to test prep discounts via institutional partnerships with Kaplan Live Online and The Princeton Review. (upenn.edu)
  • The test is arduous, and students should begin preparing for this exam months in advance. (upenn.edu)
  • While many students prepare successfully on their own, commercial test preparation services are easily available to Penn students. (upenn.edu)
  • Most Drury students will take the test in May or June of their junior year, and it is mandatory that pre-med students take a prep course either at Drury or through an outside source. (drury.edu)
  • A higher education reporter talks about what's changing, and what it means for students, as well as the test prep industry. (wpr.org)
  • These goals of the general test are to help admissions committees assess higher level critical thinking and analytical writing skills of applicants, and provide a performance assessment that measures a test taker's ability to make and critique arguments, which is central to the work done by graduate students in most fields. (asu.edu)
  • In addition, a new "Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills" section will test students' reasoning ability by having them analyze, evaluate, and apply information provided in passages from a wide range of social sciences and humanities disciplines, including ethics and philosophy, cross-cultural studies, and population health. (aspr.org)
  • San Diego's school board has voted unanimously to take legal action after the Advanced Placement tests of more than 500 of the city's high school students were declared invalid because their seats were too close together. (wn.com)
  • SAN DIEGO (AP) - More than 500 San Diego high school students have been told they must retake Advanced Placement tests that have been declared invalid. (wn.com)
  • As noted in a book I edited, " SAT Wars: The Case for Test-Optional Admissions ," critics of the test-optional movement had claimed that test-optional colleges wouldn't be able to select students of merit, standards would collapse and underachieving youths would run amok. (world.edu)
  • At Wake Forest, we've never had academically stronger students with as much racial, ethnic and economic diversity from across America than since 2009, when we went test-optional. (world.edu)
  • Our students are better because we look at the whole person, not a test score. (world.edu)
  • SAT or ACT standardized test scores tell us nothing about creativity, community engagement or which students are striving to achieve meaningful lives. (world.edu)
  • The Ithaca College Health Professions Advisory Committee (formerly known as the 'Premedical Advisory Committee') helps students who are interested in pursuing a career in health care. (ithaca.edu)
  • As of July 2014, the college is allowed to admit 52 students annually. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Texas Education Agency's college readiness performance data shows that only 5% (148 out of 2836 students) of the graduates of the class of 2010 of the Ysleta school district met TEA's average performance criterion on SAT or ACT college admission tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Texas Education Agency's college readiness performance data shows that only 2% (13 out of 656 students) of the graduates of the class of 2010 of the Donna school district met TEA's average performance criterion on SAT or ACT college admission tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Texas Education Agency's college readiness performance data shows that only 2.4% (31 out of 1288 students) of the graduates of the class of 2010 of the La Joya school district met TEA's average performance criterion on SAT or ACT college admission tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • Garcia wrote "While hundreds of students could be denied admission under the policy change, the proposal appears to be drawing more interest from educators and others statewide than within the school district's boundaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • graduate
  • Kaplan also provides private tutoring and graduate admissions consulting services. (kaptest.com)
  • At the time of graduation in 2017, out of ### graduates who completed a college survey, ##% found employment, ##% entered a residency program, and ##% will go on to a fellowship or graduate education. (umn.edu)
  • takers
  • Military test-takers bring your Geneva Convention Identification Card. (nv.edu)
  • Building on the framework described by the report "Scientific Foundations for Future Physicians," these sections will ask test takers to combine knowledge of natural science concepts with their scientific inquiry and reasoning skills to solve problems that demonstrate their readiness for medical school. (aspr.org)
  • About 0.1% of the test-takers are awarded 2.0, which is the highest grade. (wikipedia.org)
  • The average normated score for the test is normally around 0.87, and the standard deviation is about 0.40, resulting in approximately two thirds of the test takers receiving a result in the interval 0.50-1.30, and 95% receiving a result between 0.20 and 1.70. (wikipedia.org)
  • The test-takers are allowed to mark down their answers on an additional provided answer sheet, in addition to the sheet that they hand in to test supervisor after every subtest, and bring this with them after the test is completed. (wikipedia.org)
  • This only allows the test-takers to find out their raw score, as opposed to the normalised score which is used for university applications, but by comparing this results to the normalisation tables of prior tests an estimate can be made. (wikipedia.org)
  • committees
  • Admission committees, however, did not consider the "understanding modern society" section to be of great importance, even though it was created to reward those with broad liberal arts skills, which included knowledge of history, government, economics, and sociology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Admission committees responded to this criticism by measuring personal characteristics among their applicants with various approaches. (wikipedia.org)
  • take
  • They should not plan to take any college subjects before the semester or academic year of the UPCAT. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food stalls and other tiangges set up shop everywhere around the Diliman campus, especially the Academic Oval, to take advantage of the numerous parents and guardians that accompany and wait for the applicants taking the test. (wikipedia.org)
  • Registering for an exam provides you with a payment receipt and a Ticket ID, but you must contact the Testing Center at NVCC to schedule the date and time you wish to take the exam. (nv.edu)
  • Examinees may take the test an unlimited number of times but must wait 90 days between testing dates. (asu.edu)
  • The most desirable time for applicants to take the exam is no later than the fall of their senior year in college. (asu.edu)
  • verbal
  • Though the test was still divided into four subtests, they were renamed as the verbal reasoning, biological sciences, physical sciences, and writing sample sections. (wikipedia.org)
  • The test is broken down into four sections: verbal reasoning, physical sciences, writing sample and biological sciences. (drury.edu)
  • As noted in my "SAT Wars" book, math questions in the experimental parts of the SAT where women outperform men and verbal questions where black youths outperform white youths are eliminated from future versions of the test that count. (world.edu)
  • The test itself, which is administered by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, is divided into a mathematical part and a verbal part, which both respectively contain 4 subdivisions, in total 160 multiple-choice questions. (wikipedia.org)
  • NVCC
  • An official college transcript is required to assess if your courses are eligible for transfer towards your NVCC degree or certificate. (nv.edu)
  • Assessment
  • Due to changes in leadership, the district turned itself around and in 1998 it emerged the first urban school district anywhere in the state to be named a "Recognized District" for student performance on the Texas Assessment of Academic Skills test or TAAS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Registrar
  • You can also pick up one of these forms in the Testing Center or the Office of the Registrar . (nv.edu)
  • scores
  • Advancements in test measurement technology, including machine scoring of tests, and changed views regarding test scores and medical school readiness reflected the evolution of the test in this period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scores of exams repeated earlier than three months will be canceled and test fees forfeited. (nv.edu)
  • The test is only offered two times a year, and most schools will only accept scores from the previous three years. (drury.edu)
  • However, only scores from the four most recent attempts, as well as the number of times the test was taken, will be reported. (drury.edu)
  • Back in the 1980s, Bates College and Bowdoin College were nearly the only liberal arts colleges not to require applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores. (world.edu)
  • As reported in The New York Times, the average high school GPA of our incoming freshmen increased after we stopped using standardized test scores as a factor. (world.edu)
  • But the key questions for those who want to combine GPA with test scores are: How much added statistical power does that give you? (world.edu)
  • Are there negative side effects of putting test scores on the scales? (world.edu)
  • readiness
  • In the 1920s, dropout rates in US medical schools soared from 5% to 50%, leading to the development of a test that would measure readiness for medical school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though it had been criticized at the time for testing only memorization ability and thus only readiness for the first two years of medical school, later scholars[who? (wikipedia.org)
  • Liberal
  • Together with the College of Fine Arts and the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Medicine occupied buildings distributed along Padre Faura Street (Ermita district) and R. Hidalgo Street (Quiapo district) in Manila, while the School of Agriculture was in Los Baños, Laguna. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meanwhile, the Japanese Imperial Army occupied three Diliman campus buildings: the College of Liberal Arts Building (now Benitez Hall) and the Colleges of Law (now Malcolm Hall) and Business Administration Building. (wikipedia.org)
  • schools
  • The University of the Philippines College Admission Test, commonly known as UPCAT, is part of the admission requirements of the University of the Philippines, administered to graduates of Philippine and foreign high schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kaplan Test Prep ( www.kaptest.com ) is a premier provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses. (kaptest.com)
  • Some schools or departments may require the General Test, a Subject Test or both. (drury.edu)
  • Consult the Association of Chiropractic Colleges to find out which schools participate. (drew.edu)
  • achievement
  • Keep in mind that GPA is just one part of a student's academic achievement , and as long as you meet the minimum academic requirement your application will be considered for admission. (umn.edu)
  • The GRE subject tests gauge undergraduate achievement in eight specific fields of study. (asu.edu)
  • University
  • Government College of Science, Wahdat Road and Lahore College for Women University, Jail Road. (com.pk)
  • The European Language Certificates (language exam) Budapest University of Technology and Economics (language exam) Admission procedures and entry tests vary widely across states and universities/institutes. (wikipedia.org)
  • JEE-MAINS - Standard means of entry to the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur(IIESTS),National Institutes of Technology (NITs) across India with other reputed private as well as government universities including Delhi College of Engineering(DCE) and Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, University of Delhi (NSIT). (wikipedia.org)
  • For fall 2017 admission, the University of Minnesota received 624 PharmCAS applications. (umn.edu)
  • The GRE can also be taken through ASU University Testing Services . (asu.edu)
  • The ranks of test-optional institutions include hundreds of prestigious private institutions, such as George Washington, New York University, Wesleyan University and Wake Forest University. (world.edu)
  • The University of Manitoba requires applicants to complete a prior degree before admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University began with the establishment of the Philippine Medical School (later incorporated into the University as the College of Medicine and Surgery) in 1905, which started operating in 1907, a year ahead of the rest of the U.P. System. (wikipedia.org)
  • A few years later, the university opened the College of Law and the College of Engineering in Manila, as well as academic units under the College of Agriculture and Forestry in Los Baños, Laguna. (wikipedia.org)
  • More buildings were built across the Diliman campus landscape: the University Library (Gonzalez Hall), the College of Engineering (Melchor Hall), the Women's Residence Hall (now Kamia Residence Hall), the Conservatory of Music (Abelardo Hall and now the College of Music), the Administration Building (Quezon Hall), and the U.P. President's Residence. (wikipedia.org)
  • higher
  • Admission into federally established institutes like the Central Universities, the IITs, and the NITs is usually based on a combination of performance in nationwide exams such as the JEE-MAINS and the state-level Higher Secondary examinations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Högskoleprovet in Swedish) is a standardised test used as one of the means to gain admission to higher education in Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • Association
  • Detailed information about the test can be found on the American Dental Association (DAT) website. (upenn.edu)
  • The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) publishes a detailed guide to admission requirements of Canadian faculties of medicine on a yearly basis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Open at time of district closure: La Marque High School Renaissance Academy La Marque Junior High La Marque Intermediate La Marque Elementary Early Childhood Closed/repurposed prior to district closure: La Marque Middle School Highlands Elementary School Inter-City Elementary School Simms Elementary School Westlawn Elementary School Collegiate High School, in association with College of the Mainland, a nearby community college "SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP (2010 CENSUS): Galveston County, TX. (wikipedia.org)
  • academic
  • They are proof that the candidate can handle the academic rigours of medical or dental college," the VC opined. (com.pk)
  • The Optometry Admission Test (OAT) ii a standardized test designed to measure general academic ability and comprehension of scientific information. (drury.edu)
  • Our best statistical models capture 31 percent of what predicts academic performance in college. (world.edu)
  • year
  • The computer-based GRE test is offered year-round. (asu.edu)
  • This milestone means that more than one-third of America's four-year nonprofit colleges now reject the idea that a test score should strongly determine a student's future. (world.edu)
  • The college offers a five-year course of study leading to a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • UP Los Baños was also initiated as the UP College of Agriculture in the same year. (wikipedia.org)
  • school
  • For more information about Kaplan Test Prep's survey on the law school admissions landscape, please contact Russell Schaffer at russell.schaffer@kaplan.com or 212.453.7538. (kaptest.com)
  • Prior to going test-optional, the percentage of incoming freshman who were in the top 10 percent of their high school class was in the low 60s. (world.edu)
  • Patuakhali Medical College (PkMC) (Bengali: পটুয়াখালী মেডিকেল কলেজ) is a government medical school in Bangladesh, established in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • questions
  • A fifth subtest is also given in order to develop new questions for future tests, but the result from this subtest is not counted. (wikipedia.org)
  • ability
  • The items require some mathematical skills, but is primarily aimed at testing the ability to draw logical conclusions. (wikipedia.org)
  • This section tests the ability to understand five different texts in Swedish. (wikipedia.org)
  • process
  • When reviewing these statistics, it is important to keep in mind that the admissions committee considers our 8 selection criteria using a holistic process. (umn.edu)