• grades
  • Even though I didn't achieve the best A level grades, I was determined to go on to university as I had wanted to study zoology from a young age. (salford.ac.uk)
  • International students use credential evaluations to present their previous coursework and grades to universities anywhere for admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • The levels (級 kyū) are called grades: Eiken is a four-skills test, assessing a combination of receptive and productive skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • More recent projects include an evaluation of the EIKEN testing program carried out by international testing specialist Professor James D. Brown and a number of criterion-referenced validity studies investigating the relationship between the Eiken grades and other criterion measures of English ability. (wikipedia.org)
  • This becomes relevant in comparing fractions of students attaining various grades with other systems where a higher or lower number of candidates are assessed at the level concerned, as selection effects influence this comparison. (wikipedia.org)
  • To develop the test, ACT incorporates the objectives for instruction for middle and high schools throughout the United States, reviews approved textbooks for subjects taught in Grades 7-12, and surveys educators on which knowledge skills are relevant to success in postsecondary education. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACT/SAT scores are used to supplement the secondary school record and help admission officers put local data-such as course work, grades, and class rank-in a national perspective. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiple criteria are assessed, including middle and high school grades, the rigor of classes taken at school (particularly for mathematics classes), letters of recommendation from teachers and an academic counselor or principal, SAT scores from no later than the January of the applicant's sophomore year, and an essay. (wikipedia.org)
  • secondary school
  • The requirement is equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course 6. (chalmers.se)
  • The minimum test scores correspond to the level of (Swedish Upper Secondary school) English course 6 . (chalmers.se)
  • An ECA is necessary for immigrants seeking entry into Canada under various Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) programs, including the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FWSP) through Express Entry, which requires immigrants to have completed a minimum equivalent of a Canadian secondary school diploma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Tasmanian Certificate of Education or TCE, is the main credential awarded to secondary school students who successfully complete senior high school level studies (years 11 and 12 or equivalent, referred to generally as College within Tasmania) in Tasmania, Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • or Higher Secondary School Certificate ( HSSC ) 10% to Marks of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) After successfully completing five years of theoretical and practical (clinical) training in the medical college and affiliated teaching hospitals the graduates are awarded a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • validity
  • They have been criticised for being "largely based on what can be measured rather than what is necessarily relevant and important to the university", and the validity of the data available globally has been questioned. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to GMAC, it has continually performed validity studies to statistically verify that the exam predicts success in business school programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACT publishes a technical manual that summarizes studies conducted of its validity in predicting freshman GPA, equating different high school GPAs, and measuring educational achievement. (wikipedia.org)
  • exams
  • Beyond consideration for Columbus Tech essay question, you may think about Winona State University oral exams for complementary electives to your primary course of study. (columbustech.net)
  • In some countries, there are independent organizations or government agencies to centralize the administration of standardized admission exams and the processing of applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The majority of colleges do not indicate a preference for the SAT or ACT exams and accept both, being treated equally by most admissions officers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Gymnasium (AHS), which, as opposed to vocational schools, focuses on general education, the Matura consists of 3-4 written exams (referred to as Klausurarbeiten, four to five hours each) to be taken on consecutive mornings (usually in May) and three to four oral exams to be taken on the same half-day about a month later (usually in June). (wikipedia.org)
  • institution
  • Official transcripts are required for each university, college, CEGEP, junior college, graduate school or other postsecondary institution at which you have registered. (ouac.on.ca)
  • It is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, one of the oldest public universities in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aimed mainly at the Confederate states, the second Morrill Act of 1890 required that each state show that race was not an admissions criterion, or else to designate a separate land-grant institution for persons of color. (wikipedia.org)
  • learning disability
  • Learning Disability Programs in Large Universities. (ed.gov)
  • For learning-disabled students who did not meet admissions criteria, half of the institutions used standardized diagnostic information describing the learning disability for additional consideration of admissibility, while others used pre-admission interviews, grade point averages, writing samples, letters of recommendation, and in-house testing to determine admissibility. (ed.gov)
  • The two most-often reported standardized instruments used to assess learning disability were the WAIS-R and the Woodcock-Johnson Psychoeducational Battery. (ed.gov)
  • student's
  • SAI's by student and subject are then forwarded by the school to the QCAA, which checks SAI figures then scales them to determine the student's statewide Overall Position within their subject area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applications are typically accepted between July and mid-May of a student's sophomore year of high school, though some freshmen apply. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Kellogg wants to know that you have thought through your career goals as well as how their particular school can help you reach them, and specifically, Kellogg is seeking to determine whether the program can help you reach your goals given your background and the offerings of the school. (gmatclub.com)
  • The first use of the UMAT was in 1991 for applicants to The University of Newcastle for selection into their medical program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Woodsworth Pre-University Program. (ouac.on.ca)
  • The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT (/ˈdʒiːmæt/ (JEE-mat))) is a computer adaptive test (CAT) intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is also well recognized for its degree program in engineering. (wikipedia.org)
  • The women's basketball program is the first team from a Division I historically black university to win two games in a post-season tournament when the Lady Aggies advanced to the regional semifinals in the 2010 Women's National Invitation Tournament. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept of the Governor's School actually started as a three-year grant funded program in Stafford County, Virginia, from 1970 - 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • Begun in 1973 at the behest of Governor Linwood Holton, the first incarnation of the Governor's School program included summer residential sessions for 400 gifted students from across the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • concurrently
  • Affirmative action as a practice was partially upheld by the Supreme Court in Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), while the use of racial or gender quotas for college admissions was concurrently ruled unconstitutional by the Court in Gratz v. Bollinger (2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • TAMS differs from other state-supported residential math and science schools in that the academy offers students the opportunity to complete two years of college concurrently with the last two years of high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • While at TAMS, they are considered to be concurrently enrolled in high school and college, and attain a college-like experience all while living among same-age peers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consortium
  • A consortium of universities found this criterion too restrictive, as it did not reflect all the qualities required to successfully study and practice medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, the UMAT was introduced to assess the qualities deemed by ACER and the UMAT Consortium universities to be important to the study and practice of medicine and the health sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • The UMAT is now an entry requirement for all UMAT Consortium universities, which constitute the vast majority of medical schools in Australia and New Zealand. (wikipedia.org)
  • institutions
  • College and university rankings are rankings of institutions in higher education which have been ranked on the basis of various combinations of various factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to ranking entire institutions, organizations perform rankings of specific programs, departments, and schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some rankings evaluate institutions within a single country, while others assess institutions worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • India's University Grants Commission requires foreign partners of Indian universities to be ranked in the top 500 of the THE or ARWU ranking, while Brazil's Science Without Borders programme selected international partner institutions using the THE and QS rankings. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Research Excellence Framework , or REF, is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • More than 5,900 programs offered by more than 2,100 universities and institutions use the GMAT exam as part of the selection criteria for their programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, with an enrollment of over 11,000 students, North Carolina A&T is the largest historically black university in the U.S. According to U.S. News & World Report, the university was ranked 8th nationally among historically black institutions, and second among public historically black institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is classified as a high activity research university by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • that year, 1,666,017 students took the ACT and 1,664,479 students took the SAT. All four-year colleges and universities in the U.S. accept the ACT, but different institutions place different emphases on standardized tests such as the ACT, compared to other factors of evaluation such as class rank, GPA, and extracurricular activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • A sampling of ACT admissions scores shows that the 75th percentile composite score was 24.1 at public four-year institutions and 25.3 at private four-year institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is taken by young adults (usually aged from 17 to 20) at the end of their secondary education, and generally must be passed in order to apply to a university or other institutions of higher education. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • This liberal admission practice led to overcrowding and high dropout rates in the more popular fields of study like psychology and journalism, as well as high failure rates on examinations which are unofficially [clarification needed] used to filter out the less-capable students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first students studied for a certificate that, with practical training, qualified them for admission to legal practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • preparatory
  • Four years later in 1870, Bates sponsored a college preparatory school, called the Nichols Latin School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two schools, the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, also known as "TJHSST", (founded 1986) in Fairfax County, Virginia and Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies, also known as "MLWGSGIS", (founded 1991) in Richmond are full-fledged four-year university preparatory programs and two-year programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moreover, the equivalence of university preparatory education the world over should not be assumed, as the American high school level or (barely) passing British and commonwealth A-levels with a D mark are inadequate for admission to Dutch research universities, as they do not equate the vwo and are organised completely different. (wikipedia.org)
  • evaluation
  • For example, if an evaluation is needed only for immigration purposes the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will assess qualifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • differ
  • A final percentile and overall score (found usually by summing the three raw scores, but which can differ slightly due to each score's decimal places which are not shown on the candidate's statement of results) are given as part of the final results, and it is these final scores which are primarily used to determine the UMAT criteria for university admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • coursework
  • TAMS was established on June 23, 1987 by the 70th Texas Legislature, in order to provide high school students an opportunity to take advanced coursework in math, science, and engineering. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • All leading British medical schools are state-funded and their core purpose is to train doctors on behalf of the National Health Service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Look at all the schools in your state first, as in-state tuition may be lower for state residents. (lycomingcollege.org)
  • The second stage of scaling - inter-school scaling - adjusts OAI ranks amongst all schools in the state to compensate for the differences between schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education in Georgia consists of public and private schools in Georgia (U.S. state), including the University of Georgia, private colleges, and secondary and primary schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The HOPE Scholarship, funded by the state lottery, was available to all Georgia residents who have graduated from high school with a 3.0 or higher grade point average and who attend a public college or university in the state. (wikipedia.org)
  • This scholarship has had a significant impact on the state university system, increasing competition for admission and increasing the quality of education. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Education portal Georgia (U.S. state) portal Georgia Educational Technology Fair Gifted education in Georgia high-school graduation rate among US states GA DOE - Testing - EOCT Archived 2 May 2010 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (also known as North Carolina A&T State University, North Carolina A&T, N.C. A&T, or simply A&T) is a public, coeducational, historically black, research university located in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1967, the college was designated a Regional University by the North Carolina General Assembly and renamed "North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to comply with the Second Morrill Act and yet prevent admission of African Americans to the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, now known as North Carolina State University, the college's Board of Trustees were empowered to make temporary arrangements for students of color. (wikipedia.org)
  • and numerous CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, civil rights leaders, university presidents and U.S. State Legislators. (wikipedia.org)
  • One hundred Stafford public high school students were selected as "day students" and 100 public high school students from across the state were invited to be "on campus" students and were housed at the then Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The official name is Matura Shtetërore (State Matura) which was introduced in 2006 by the Ministry of Education and Science replacing the school based Provimet e Pjekurisë (Maturity Examination). (wikipedia.org)
  • rankings
  • See Regional and national rankings for university rankings within a particular region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several organizations produce worldwide university rankings, including the following. (wikipedia.org)
  • All of these, along with other global rankings, primarily measure the research performance of universities rather than their teaching. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's are numerical rankings showing how a student has performed relative to other students in the same subject in their school. (wikipedia.org)
  • department
  • student to provide me with a roadmap of which Dr. Katherine Chen is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education for the Obstetrics/Gynecology Department at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. (issuu.com)
  • In the United Kingdom, medical school generally refers to a department within a university which is involved in the education of future medical practitioners. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following REF score was awarded to the department: School of European Languages, Culture and Society. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • York University English Language Institute (YUELI) - must be made directly to that department. (ouac.on.ca)
  • When sending your score, you can choose any school type and department for University Admissions ( but do not chose any other code but 3477). (chalmers.se)
  • The Department of Education and Training can also assess credentials for foreign-born residents of New South Wales and credentials for occupations that do not require registration, licensing, or professional membership. (wikipedia.org)
  • A medical college is affiliated with a university as a department which usually has a separate campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • All medical colleges and universities are regulated by the respective provincial department of health. (wikipedia.org)