College Entrance exams
ADVANCED PLACEMENT (AP) EXAMS
Advanced Placement (AP) exams, are available in each AP course taught at Musselman High School. While the exam is not required, students may earn college credit by scoring a 3, 4, or 5 on the exam.
Exams are offered in May.
To sign up for an AP exam, talk to your AP teacher and Mrs. Ellwanger, School Counselor, in the counseling office.
For more information about AP courses and exams, and to find test-taking tips and strategies, visit www.apstudent.collegeboard_.org
Available for students in the 9th, 10th, or 11th grade.
The PSAT, or Preliminary SAT, is a standardized test that gives a student firsthand practice for the SAT exam. For 11th grade students taking the PSAT, the exam is also used as the qualifying test for the National Merit Scholarship.
The PSAT is offered once during the fall semester.
For more information about the PSAT and the National Merit Scholarship, visit www.collegeboard.com
Available for students in 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.
The ASVAB, or Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery. measures a student's strengths and weaknesses in the areas of mathematics, verbal and English, occupations, and military eligibility. The ASVAB provides information for various careers and military occupations regardless of whether a student chooses to go to college, vocational school, the military, or directly into the workforce.
The ASVAB is offered once during the fall semester.
For more information about the ASVAB, visit www.military.com
Test Preparation tools
ACT/SAT TEST PREP CLASS
Course taught at Musselman High School focusing on mathematics content, English and verbal content, and test-taking strategies.
Free personalized and interactive practice for the SAT, utilizing the Khan Academy and College Board resources.
LEARNING EXPRESS LIBRARY
Create your free account with a library card and access college and career information, as well as online test preparation for ACT, SAT, PSAT, and AP exams.
MARCH 2 SUCCESS
Free website providing tools for improving test scores in the areas of mathematics, English, and science.
BERKELEY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Visit Musselman-South Berkeley Community Library or the Martinsburg Public Library to utilize free test preparation materials including official preparation guides for ACT and SAT.
COLLEGE FOUNDATION OF WEST VIRGINIA
Free website providing tools for college and career exploration. Also offers free ACT and SAT test preparation material.
Free website providing online practice tests for ACT, SAT, PSAT, ASVAB, and AP exams.
Free website providing tools for ACT and SAT test preparation.