The ACT has talked about any of it forever, however it appears like it is finally taking place -- beginning in September 2018, the ACT will undoubtedly be totally computer-based for pupils outside of the United States.
At the very least, that way is pointed by all signs. The ACT still hasn’t released a formal pr release in the matter, nonetheless it did recently publish a couple of faq's for worldwide pupils, moms and dads, and counselors. Based on that document (posted in March 2018), “the very first management of this computer-based ACT to worldwide examinees is prepared for September 2018.”
Further particulars in regards to the computer-based test could be difficult to get through the ACT’s web site, for you to answer some of the questions you might have as test-takers so we did some background research:
Therefore wait - you mean the paper ACT won’t be provided internationally any longer?
That’s right. If the ACT rolls out worldwide testing that is computer-based prepared, the paper test will not be accessible internationally following the September 2018 launch.
But panic that is don’t! Besides the management structure, the test it self will be the same test you know and love (well… the same test you know, at the least). The information could be the exact exact same, the parts could be the exact same, the scoring is the exact same, the score process that is reporting end up being the exact same, the timing is going to be the exact same…