Three things the PSAT 8/9 can help you do.
Tthe PSAT™ 8/9 will be offered at school sometime in April. This test is a pressure-free way to start exploring your path to college and a future career. It helps you:
1. Recognize strengths. Your personalized online PSAT 8/9 score report will highlight your strengths and areas for growth. It helps you lean into areas you’re good at and identify places where you need to be improve to be ready for college.
2. Explore future careers. Explore college majors and careers that align with your personal interests with Roadmap to Careers, a unique online tool created by Roadtrip Nation and the College Board. The tool connects you to potential careers based on the things you love, showing you where they can lead.
3. Choose high school courses. Knowing where you excel and what skills you should work on can help you choose other 9th- and 10th-grade classes. In addition, student score reports will suggest AP® courses that are a great match for you. AP can help you expand your thinking and even earn college credit while still in high school, which could save you time and money in college.