The PSAT is practice for 95% of test takers.
But for the other 5% it is an important test that qualifies students for the National Merit Scholarship competition.
Learn more during this episode about how to tackle the PSAT, whether you’re in the 95% or the 5%. Specifically, we will cover:
- What is the PSAT and how does it compare to the SAT?
- What type of recognition is available for students who score well on the PSAT?
- Who is eligible to take the PSAT, and to be in the running for National Merit Scholarships?
- What scores to students need to be considered for the Scholarships
- What do students win if they get a National Merit Scholarship?
This episode is from our archives. It originally aired as episode 178 on September 18, 2017.