The SAT, ACT, and individual state exams, attempt to assess a high school student’s ability to perform, academically, in college. It is quite common these days, for students to find themselves needing to take a remedial, or college prep course, during the first year of college.
If you find yourself in this unfortunate situation, talk with an Admission Counselor immediately! Don’t wait to research your options at orientation – it will more than likely be too late. It is imperative to find out your options to by-pass paying a premium to repeat a high school level class in college.