Sponsored by the American College Testing Program, the ACT is one of the most frequently used tests for college admission in the United States. The purpose of the ACT is to measure your overall educational development and your ability to start and complete college level work.
What the Test Measures
The ACT test measures your reasoning, analysis and problem solving skills. Anyone applying to a junior college, college, or university will need to submit an ACT test score or an SAT score or both.