Interest in Science by Benchmark Attainment

Expressed and Measured Interest

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by ACT College Readiness Benchmark Attainment and Subject

Attainment LevelEnglishReadingMathScience
Met Benchmark80%62%62%56%
Within 2 Points of Benchmark7%12%8%16%
Below Benchmark by 3+ Points13%26%30%28%

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by Number of ACT College Readiness Benchmarks Attained

Benchmarks MetGraduates
016%
112%
213%
315%
444%


Expressed Interest Only

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by ACT College Readiness Benchmark Attainment and Subject

Attainment LevelEnglishReadingMathScience
Met Benchmark72%53%53%45%
Within 2 Points of Benchmark8%13%8%16%
Below Benchmark by 3+ Points20%34%38%38%

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by Number of ACT College Readiness Benchmarks Attained

Benchmarks MetGraduates
024%
113%
214%
314%
435%


Measured Interest Only

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by ACT College Readiness Benchmark Attainment and Subject

Attainment LevelEnglishReadingMathScience
Met Benchmark71%52%44%41%
Within 2 Points of Benchmark9%13%9%17%
Below Benchmark by 3+ Points21%35%47%42%

Percent of 2013 ACT-Tested High School Graduates by Number of ACT College Readiness Benchmarks Attained

Benchmarks MetGraduates
025%
116%
216%
314%
430%