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Even though the exam is majorly recognized by all four-year universities in the US, close to 200 institutions outside of the US also accept the ACT test scores.
Each section of the ACT exam receives a score between 1 and 36.
Your final score will be an average of the scores taken from each of them.
The Writing Section, on the other hand, is measured from 2 to 12 and does not affect your composite score.
Reputed schools will cost you 100,000 dollars overall, for 4 years
You could also consider getting an associate degree in Culinary Arts; that's much cheaper
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An Associate Degree gets you 60 semester or 90 quarter credits.
You can partially add your credits from your Diploma and see how much you need to earn a formal degree.