In 2016, the SAT test is getting a complete overhaul. Current SAT test would be available until march of 2016. Any later applicants would be attempting the newer test. There are many changes in the pattern and new format Essay writing is optional.
|Comparison of New SAT With Old SAT|
|Component||Time Allotted||Number of Questions||Component||Time Allotted||Number of Questions|
|Writing and Language||35||44||Writing||60||49|
|Total||180 (230 with Essay)||154 (155 with Essay)||Total||225||171|
The following table would indicate the change in test of skill set of student
|Skills tested by Old and New SAT||OLD