The American College Testing (ACT) exam is a standardized test that college and university admissions officers use to measure the academic achievements of current applicants.
The ACT test comprises subject area achievement tests in four areas: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science. ACT test score can range between 1 and 36 in each of the four mandatory testing areas.
There is an optional essay prompt with 40 minutes to compose your essay response. This score appears as a writing test subscore of between 2 and 12.