SAT Suite Benefits: For Schools & Districts

Learn about the different benefits the SAT Suite of Assessments offers your students.

Bring the SAT Suite to Your School

The SAT Suite of Assessments, which consists of the PSAT 8/9, PSAT 10, PSAT/NMSQT, and the SAT, is a powerful tool for both students and educators. In addition to providing important insights that track student progress over time, it allows students to raise their hand to be seen by connecting them to scholarship opportunities and college and career resources. Offering these assessments to your students can help you ensure equal access to opportunities for all students.

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The Suite Prepares Students for Success Beyond the Classroom

States, districts, and schools across the U.S. leverage the SAT Suite of Assessments as a critical part of their college and career readiness efforts.


Learn how offering the SAT opens doors to college for more students.

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The PSAT/NMSQT is designed to help prepare students for the SAT, college, and careers.

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Offering the PSAT 10 connects students to colleges and scholarship programs as well as AP opportunities.

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PSAT 8/9

Use the PSAT 8/9 to determine where your students' strengths and needs are.

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New SmartFocus Whitepaper: A Look at the SAT Suite of Assessments

In this whitepaper, you'll hear how district leaders leverage the SAT Suite of Assessments to improve student outcomes, how colleges use SAT scores in admissions, and how the upcoming move to a digital testing format provides benefits to both students and educators.

The SAT Suite of Assessments is Going Digital

Learn more about the timeline for administering the digital suite and explore new student- and educator-friendly changes.

Educator Benefits

Delivers Actionable Data

Our online score reporting portal lets educators easily view, sort, and analyze score data from every test in the suite to readily use the data to inform learning and instruction.

Score Reports

Opens AP Opportunities

The SAT Suite allows schools to identify students likely to succeed in AP®. When students do well in AP courses, they’re more likely to succeed in college.

AP Potential

Promotes Equity

Income-eligible students receive fee waivers, unlimited SAT score sends, and college application fee waivers so they can take the SAT and apply to college—all for free.

Fee Waiver Benefits

Provides Flexibility

Schools and districts can administer the SAT, and any of the assessments, during the school day—making it more comfortable and accessible for all students.

Test Ordering

"Since we started to analyze the data related to the SAT Suite of Assessments, we increased the number of our graduates attending college by fifteen percentage points. The SAT suite is clearly having a positive impact."

Dr. Mark Smithberger, Berea City School District

Student Benefits

Whether students are on the path to a two- or four-year college or considering their career options, the SAT Suite of Assessments will connect them to valuable opportunities and resources to help them succeed.

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