ERIC Number: ED563069
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 17
The Utility of the SAT® I and SAT II for Admissions Decisions in California and the Nation. Research Report No. 2002-6
Kobrin, Jennifer L.; Camara, Wayne J.; Milewski, Glenn B.
College Entrance Examination Board
This study examines the relative utility and predictive validity of the SAT I and SAT II for various subgroups in both California and the nation. The effect of eliminating the SAT I on the test impact and on the over- and under-prediction of various gender and racial/ethnic subgroups is examined. Two statistical adjustments and tables are appended.
Descriptors: College Entrance Examinations, Research Reports, Evaluation Utilization, College Admission, Predictive Validity, Student Characteristics, Racial Distribution, Gender Differences, Statistical Analysis, Tables (Data), Socioeconomic Status, Test Validity, Writing Tests, Mathematics Tests, Language Tests, Correlation, Relevance (Education)
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board
Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: SAT (College Admission Test)