The Preliminary SAT®/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test is a co-sponsored program by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). All students in grades 9-11 took the PSAT on Wednesday, October 13, 2010. Score Reports will be distributed to students in mid-December.
All high school students who took the 2010 PSAT/NMSQT will have access to My College QuickStart, without charge. My College QuickStart is a personalized planning kit based on each individual student"s test results. Students have the opportunity to take the next steps toward college with these features:
My Online Score Report: An enhanced score report that allows students to review each test question, the student"s answer, and the correct answer with answer explanations.
My SAT Study Plan™: A customized SAT® study plan based on student PSAT/NMSQT test performance, highlighting skills for review and practice.
My College Matches: A starter list of colleges based on the student"s state and indicated choice of major.
My Major and Career Matches: Major and career matches that are compatible with the student"s general interests and personality type.
With hundreds of skill descriptions and practice questions, PSAT/NMSQT Skills Insight is a tool that demonstrates the link between your PSAT/NMSQT scores in Critical Reading, Mathematics, and Writing and your college readiness skills - the same skills measured on the SAT.