TigerTutor offers private one-on-one tutoring for students for AP & SAT II subject examinations. Tutors will work with students to help them understand the material in greater depth and improve in class as well as on the actual tests.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAT IIs

There are 20 Subject Tests across five general subject areas: history, mathematics, science, English, and foreign languages. The SAT Subject Tests that you take should be based on your interests and academic strengths. The tests are a great way to indicate interest in specific majors or programs of study (e.g., engineering, pre-med, cultural studies). 

 

SAT Subject Tests allow you to differentiate yourself in the college admission process or send a strong message regarding your readiness to study specific majors or programs in college. In conjunction with your other admission credentials (your high school record, SAT scores, teacher recommendations, etc.), they provide a more complete picture of your academic background and interests.Some colleges also use Subject Tests to place students into the appropriate courses. Based on your performance on the test(s), you could potentially fulfill basic requirements or receive credit for introductory-level courses.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By taking an AP course and scoring successfully on the related AP Exam, you can save on college expenses: most colleges and universities nationwide offer college credit, advanced placement, or both, for qualifying AP Exam scores. These credits can allow students to save college tuition, study abroad, or secure a second major. Scoring high on AP exams will also strengthen your college application.

 

AP Scholars Awards

The AP Program recognizes high school students who have demonstrated outstanding college-level achievement through AP courses and exams with the AP Scholar Awards. Although there is no monetary award, each award-winning student receives a certificate, and the award is acknowledged on any AP score report that is sent to colleges after the award has been conferred.

 

Award                                         Criteria

AP Scholar                                 

                                                    Granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams.

 

AP Scholar with Honor           

                                            Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.

 

AP Scholar with Distinction    

                                                    Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.

State AP Scholar                         

                                                    Granted to the one male and one female student in each U.S. state and the District of Columbia with scores of 3 or higher on the greatest number of AP Exams, and then the highest average score (at least 3.5) on all AP Exams taken.
 

National AP Scholar                

                                                    Granted to students in the United States who receive an average score of at least 4 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 4 or higher on eight or more of these exams.

 

International AP Scholar          

                                                    Granted to the one male and one female student attending a school outside the United States and                                                                Canada that is not a DoDEA school with the highest average score on the greatest number of AP                                                                    Exams. The minimum requirement is a score of 3 or higher on three exams.

 

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