US College Entrance Exam Revisions Could Hamper Foreign Students

March 25, 2014 04:17 PM
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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to the SAT exam drop infrequently used vocabulary words and the mandatory essay, and add passages referencing U.S. historical documents. VOA's Pam Dockins takes a look at how foreign students applying to U.S. colleges could be affected.