• ACT - What's on the test

    English

    1-36 points

    45

    Minutes

    75 questions

    Assesses your ability to write in standard American English using grammatically correct sentences.

    Math

    1-36 points

    60

    Minutes

    60 questions

    Tests the math skills that you should have acquired in high school before your senior year.

    Reading

    1-36 points

    35

    Minutes

    40 questions

    Assesses your ability to read and understand passages on a variety of topics.

    Science

     

    1-36 points

    35

    Minutes

    40 questions

     

    Tests your knowledge of the natural sciences.

    Writing

     

    0-12 points

    30

    Minutes

    1 question

     

    Assesses the writing skills needed for university freshman composition courses. Not included in the Composite Score.