Why Take a PSAT-Related Assessment?

Some schools require entire grade levels to take the test, while others let you choose. Ask your counselor if and when you'll take a PSAT-related assessment.

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PSAT 8/9

Start Your Path to College and Career Success with the PSAT 8/9

Build Your Confidence

By taking the PSAT 8/9, you're also practicing for the PSAT 10, PSAT/NMSQT, and the SAT—giving you the confidence of knowing what to expect.

Choose High School Courses

Your score report will show you which subjects you're good at—and which ones you may need to focus on more.

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Stay on Track with the PSAT 10

Learn Your Strengths

After you take the PSAT 10, your score report will show how well you performed and which AP courses match your strengths.

Get Free, Personalized Prep

Prepare for the PSAT 10 with free resources from College Board and Khan Academy®.

Connect to $300 Million in Scholarships

Be sure to opt in when you take a test, or go online to connect to valuable scholarship opportunities.


Power Up Your Potential with the PSAT/NMSQT

Our scholarship partners use the PSAT/NMSQT to find students qualified to apply for their programs. These organizations give out over $300 million in combined awards every year.

Provides College Planning Tools

Student Search Service® connects students with over 1,900 colleges, universities, and scholarship programs.

Offers Career Planning Resources

Students who take any of the assessments get access to Career Finder™, an online tool that helps build upon your passions and interests.

Access Free, Personalized Prep

Just like with the PSAT 10 , you can prepare for the PSAT/NMSQT with free resources from College Board and Khan Academy.