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US College Entrance Exam Revisions Could Hamper Foreign Students

The company that administers one of the two most widely-used U.S. college admissions tests recently announced its first major revisions to its test since 2005.  The College Boards' changes to the SAT exam drop infrequently used vocabulary words and the mandatory essay, and add passages referencing U.S. historical documents.  When Howard University students from Nigeria and Jamaica were applying to college, they were among the approximately 100,000 foreign students each year...

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