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Bates Calls Its SAT-Optional Policy a Boon

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20 years after dropping the test, the college says it's getting better applicants

Chart: Academic performance at BatesBy ERIC HOOVER

Milwaukee

Twenty years ago, Bates College told students that they did not have to submit SAT scores for admission...

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