The ACT is a standardized test used for college admissions in the United States. It is currently administered by ACT, a nonprofit organization of the same name. The ACT test covers four academic skill areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. It also offers an optional direct writing test. Nassau BOCES will also offer additional test prep options. This includes ACT Aspire, ACT Tessera, ACT College Ready and ACT Work keys and Curriculum.