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How you can get ahead of high school and beyond with the PSAT 8/9:

Gain an Advantage

By taking the PSAT 8/9, you'll become familiar with the format of the PSAT 10, PSAT/NMSQT, and the SAT—giving you the confidence of knowing what to expect. Doing well on these tests helps you stand out to colleges.

Learn About Opportunities

Receive educational program information and resources that'll help you on your path to college. Just check the appropriate box on your PSAT 8/9 answer sheet to start receiving information.

Choose High School Courses

Your score report will show you which subjects you're good at—and which ones to focus on more. Plus, you'll see if you're ready for college-level AP courses in high school.

Explore Your Future Career

Connect your PSAT 8/9 results to Career Finder, a career exploration tool from the College Board and Roadtrip Nation, that helps students discover careers based on what truly drives them.

Talk to your school counselor today about the PSAT 8/9.

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