University entrance exam

The two most common college admissions tests are the SAT and ACT, both of which are usually taken during the senior year. And most schools use these test scores as a factor in admissions decisions. In fact, The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) reports that only five percent of four-year, regionally-accredited colleges do not place any importance on one of these two tests (although it’s important to know that not all colleges accept both).