Congratulations! Your student took the PSAT/NMSQT® at school on October 10. This test gives students a chance to take the next step to college. Here’s what your child can do to make the most out of their scores:
Log in to or create a College Board account online. PSAT/NMSQT scores were released online on December 11. Students should log in to their College Board account to see scores and test performance details. To understand how to access your scores, please watch this short video.
If you don’t have a College Board account, you can set one up in a few minutes here:
Students will receive hard-copy scores and their test books on January 9, 2019
For help in understanding your child's PSAT score report, please take a moment to watch this short video.
Get free, personalized SAT practice. The PSAT/NMSQT is great preparation for the SAT®. Your teen’s score unlocks a free, personalized practice through Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy®. Students go to satpractice.org, create an account, and link their College Board and Khan Academy accounts for a plan based on their test results. Want to learn more? Click here.
Review AP course recommendations. Student score reports identify AP® courses that are the best match for them. AP can give your teen an edge in the admission process and earn them college credit while in high school, which saves time and money in college.
Explore Careers. When students log in to see their scores, they can connect with Roadmap to Careers. They answer questions to find out which careers interest them, what degrees they’ll need, and what high school courses to take. They can watch video interviews with people in professions related to their interests.
Get started on BigFuture. Students can begin their College Search using BigFuture™.
Register for the SAT. Take the next step toward college by registering.
Please take some time to review the items below:
A sample PSAT score report to help you better understand what your student will receive in January.
Information about the new College Board Opportunity Scholarships.
A video is also available.