The SAT is now optional. You can choose not to take it. However, before you make that decision, you should find out the requirements for the schools and programs you hope to enter. Many schools require an SAT essay score. Here is what you need to know about how the SAT essay score works.
The SAT score is not included in your composite score. It is a separate score that has no bearing on the composite.
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