Since the University College admissions scandal in 2019, seismic shifts in higher education admissions are predicted. Most notably, the standardised testing procedures (like SAT or ACT) that US universities use have been under scrutiny. There have been questions about the effectiveness and fairness of these test scores in determining college success.
Higher education admissions expert, Dr Aviva Legatt, has tracked and traced four major trends in college admissions going forward into 2020. Her work has helped her identify the impact of the admissions scandal on the admissions process. With all eyes on the US college entry procedures across the world, those holding the reigns are under more pressure than ever before to effect change and truly develop a system based upon meritocracy.