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Academic Achievement

  • By: Charles E. Byrd & Teraesa S. Vinson
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

An achievement test is any test designed to assess an individual's attainment of a specific knowledge or skill in a specified content area within which the individual has received some level of instruction or training. However, achievement tests are often confused ...

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