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VARIABLE NAME: SATV

DESCRIPTOR: SAT Verbal Score

DEFINITION: The score achieved on the verbal or language section of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).

VALUES: 200-800

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: N3

NOTE: Due to The College Board's decision to use a re-centered scale beginning April 1, 1995, all CHEMIS participating institutions will follow these rules for SAT data submission: Spring, Summer I, Summer II, and Fall of 1995 and Spring 1996 - old scale; Summer I, Summer II, and Fall of 1996 and beyond - new re-centered scale

SOURCE: CHE Enrollment File

EXAMPLE: To select first-time freshmen with SAT verbal scores of 500 and above, type SATV >= 500 in the WHERE statement.