ACT - National and State Testing
STATE SPONSORED DISTRICT ACT TESTING - (Testing Dates)
- The ACT tests include Reading, Math, English, Science, Writing. The ACT with writing is a paper and pencil test.
- The ACT with writing helps students understand what they need to learn next so they can build rigorous high school course plans and identify career areas that align with their interests.
- Wisconsin high schools will be certified as ACT® state testing sites. Scores from the administration of the ACT with writing (if taken with ACT Standard Time or ACT-approved accommodations) can be used by students for a variety of purposes including college admission, scholarships, course placement, and NCAA eligibility.
NATIONAL ACT TESTING - The ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in English, Math, Reading, and Science. The ACT with writing includes the four subject area tests plus a 40-minute writing test.
ACT results are accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the US and is administered on seven test dates in the US, US territories, and Puerto Rico.