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Are College Admissions Tests Still Relevant ?

One of Career and College Counselors’ objectives is to provide a video/audio library of experts in the fields of college, careers, and finances.

This week, Tom and Maria interviewed Dan Herzberg who is the founder and owner of Optimum Educational Solutions to tackle the question that every parent, student, educator and guidance counselor grapples with,

"Are College Admissions Test Still Relevant?"

Daniel Herzberg is the founder and owner of Optimum Educational Solutions, a comprehensive internet-based college admissions advisory service for families of college bound youth. He has personally helped over 8000 families over the past 28 years gain admission to their target schools.

Daniel is one of the nation's leading experts on the SAT and the ACT, having effectively memorized over 50 full length SAT and ACT exams over the past 28 years, and created the leading one-on-one internet-based SAT/ACT prep program in the US.

Here is what to expect on this week’s show:

  • Validation of a winding path where changing your mind works out

  • The SAT and the ACT as interchangeable tests

  • The 5000 hours students spend on their academic profile

  • “Test-Optional” as code for, “required”

  • The best way to prepare for the SAT and ACT

  • Individualizing a test prep strategy based on the student

  • Shopping around for test prep and finding the professional that knows what they are doing

Listen to this informational College Financial Aid and Career Navigation episode with Dan Herzberg about whether or not college admissions tests are still relevant.

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