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Standardized Test policy 2020

koalastudent99koalastudent99 1 replies1 threads New Member
If there were two candidates with equal potential and competence of extracurriculars and other scores like APs and GPA, and Candidate A submitted their SAT score, while Candidate B did not, will B be hurt during the selection process?

What if B only had a mediocre score(like in the high 1400s range)?
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  • me29034me29034 2189 replies110 threads Senior Member
    If a school says that scores are not considered, then they are not considered.

    BTW, a high 1400s is not mediocre (say the mom of a kid whose son got a 1220.) If the score is below the average for the college that you are applying to, then I wouldn't submit it.
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  • koalastudent99koalastudent99 1 replies1 threads New Member
    However, a lot of schools only say "it is not required" which technically means they consider it like an extracurricular(I could improve your chances) so its a little confusing when they also say "it won't be a disadvantage when you don't turn it in."
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