SAT test is thepopular test recognized by colleges and universities throughout the United States. High school students aim to get good scores in SAT as it helps their admission application look striking and impressive. SAT test examines the student’s academic knowledge and capability to handle college level academics once accepted into a college. This test is a standardized test and it analyzes if the student is ready to learn and understand college level material. SAT test examines the students in Critical Reading, Mathematics and Writing sections. However, SAT subject tests examine students only in selected specific subjects. Therefore students can choose the type of test they prefer to take. Since the SAT test date and the SAT Subject test date usually coincide, it is not possible for the students to take both the tests on the same day.
The official test results are sent to the student and the student’s respective high school usually after 5 weeks of taking the test. Students receive the test result online and for those who wish to receive the paper test score by mail as well must request it when they register online. Accordingly, if the student does not have a College Board online account, then the student will receive the paper test result through mail. Additionally, students can get the test result by phone as well by calling the customer service center and extra fees would apply to it. These test results can then be sent to the desired colleges and universities for the admission process.