ACT Finds Most Students Still Not Ready for CollegeStudent performance on the ACT essentially held steady this year, with slight improvement shown in the math and science parts of the college-entrance exam.Still, 60 percent of the class of 2012 that took the test failed to meet benchmarks in two of the four subjects tested, putting them in jeopardy of failing in their pursuit of a college degree and careers.
ACT. (2012). Condition of College and Career Readiness 2012. Iowa City, IA: ACT.