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Take the standardized tests

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There are four primary standardized tests. You probably have to take at least one if you are considering going to college. If you are already in college and are preparing to go on to graduate, business, law, or medical school, there are additional exams you may have to take.

Check with your high school counselor or the schools you're interested in attending to find out what test(s) they require you to take. Also, ask your counselor, contact the testing agencies, or check your local bookstore for samples of past tests to become familiar with what to expect.

Other tests

Students interested in pursuing a graduate or professional degree may be required to take additional standardized tests to qualify for admission into those programs. These are the most common: