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Some Important Details about the SAT Subject Tests

Some academic institutions use your SAT scores to consider your application. Learn more about how your SAT scores can affect your ability to get into the college you want.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 02, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the NCLEX®

If you need to practice for the NCLEX test for nursing, then these practice tests are a great resource for you.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 02, 2017

Peterson's Practice Sets for the TOEFL

Prepare for the TOEFL test, whether you're taking the TOEFL iBT or another version, with easy-to-use online TOEFL practice sets.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the CLEP

Get ready for the CLEP test with online practice tests that can help you with CLEP study and help you identify your strengths and weaknesses.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Improve SAT Scores with Sample SAT Test Questions

Before starting SAT prep to improve your SAT scores, you can answer these sample SAT test questions to see where you should focus your study time

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Ask the Experts: PSAT

This article contains real questions from students about the PSAT with answers and advice from college planning and admissions experts

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

High SAT Scores: Need-to-Know Tips and Strategies

Tips and strategies for the SAT test can be very helpful on test day and learning how to approach the test should be part of your SAT prep in addition to working on content. Learn more in this article.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Praxis I® Exam

If you're entering a teaching program, prepare for your college admission requirements with a Praxis I practice test as part of your college admissions process.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Free Practice Test for the SAT

The best time to find out if you need more SAT preparation is before your test — and that makes a free SAT practice test a great place to start.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

The GED® Test Is Your Gateway to a Brighter Future

Acquiring your general education "diploma," the result of taking the GED test, is a huge step toward higher education, career advancement, and a better salary—and we applaud your decision to pursue it!

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Law Enforcement Tests

Here, you'll find links to a cavalcade of practice tests to help you prepare for the tests necessary to enter into law enforcement careers.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Improve SAT Subject Test Scores with Sample Questions

Try these sample SAT Subject Test (formerly known as the SAT II) questions to get familiar with question types and see where to focus your study time

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Postal Exams

The United States Postal Service offers many career opportunities, but finding the right one for you can be daunting. Find out more about careers in the USPS and how to pass the postal exams with this article and get started on your future today.

By Peterson's Staff updated on August 01, 2017

Career Planning: Resume Writing- Honors, Awards, and Accomplishments

You'll want to make sure that your resume accentuates and emphasizes your particular honors and achievements. Find out how to do that successfully with the information here.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 27, 2017

Information About GED® Test Dates, Test Locations, and Scoring

The GED® test does not attempt to measure everything you can do or everything you know. Instead, the test compares you to recent high school graduates

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the GED® Test

The GED® test can help you advance in your education or career. Find out what you need to know about preparing for and taking the test with Peterson's.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

What's the deal with CVs and Resumes? Which one should you use?

Learn the main differences between a CV and a resume with this article.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Career Planning: Resume Writing- Skills Matter

Most resumes should have a skills section that talks about the skills, abilities, and talents of the person writing the resume. To make sure you put together your skills section correctly, read this page for tips and advice.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Career Planning: Resume Writing Overview

Putting together your resume can be stressful, but you can alleviate a lot of that stress with all the tips and information available here and throughout Peterson's. Find out what you need to do to make the most of your resume here.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Firefighter Exam

To qualify to be a firefighter, you're going to have to take a firefighter exam, and this practice test might be just the thing you need to prepare yourself.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Career Planning: Resume Writing- Activities

Writing up your resume is one of the most important parts of trying to get your career going, and here you'll find tips and information that should help you out.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Civil Service Exam

If you're looking to prepare for civil service jobs, then you can take this practice test that will help you plan and prepare for the actual examinations.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the Real Estate Exams

As part of your job training to be a realtor, make sure your career planning includes taking a real estate exam practice test. This article can get you started on the right track in a fulfilling career by passing the real estate exam.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Online Academic Skills Course

The Peterson's Online Academic Skills Course will help you advance in your career by building up your math and verbal skills as befits your needs. This article can show you how.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the SSAT

If your college prep includes attending private school, get ready for admission with an online SSAT practice test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the COOP Exam

If you're planning on going to Catholic school, make sure you're prepared with a COOP exam practice test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the ISEE

As part of the private school admissions process, you may need to take the ISEE. Make sure you're ready with an ISEE practice test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Online Course for the CPST

Peterson’s College Placement Skills Training is designed to determine your readiness for college-level courses and placement exams and provide you with targeted remediation you may need to improve your academic skills.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the SHSAT

Want to get into one of New York City's specialized schools as part of your college prep? Get prepared for the exam with a SHSAT practice test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the HSPT

Does your college prep include attending Catholic high school? Get prepared for admission with an HSPT practice test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on July 26, 2017
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