Linking Khan Academy and College Board Student Accounts

Why link Khan Academy and College Board Accounts?


► Personalize your practice: the practice recommendations on Khan Academy will be based on your PSAT/NMSQT results.

► All future scores from the SAT and PSAT/NMSQT will also be sent to Khan Academy to help customize your practice and recommendations even more.

► You will be able to jump right into practice without having to take any additional diagnostic quizzes or practice tests to get personalized recommendations.

Step 1: Create a Khan Academy Account

► Log in to or create your Khan Academy account

► Go to

► Click green button labeled “Check it out now”

► Sign in with Gmail (non-HHS), Facebook or click “Sign up with email”

► If you click Sign in with Gmail or Facebook, enter in your username and password for either of these accounts and you are signed in

► If you click “Sign up with email” enter in First Name/Last name/Email/Birthdate and click “Sign Up”

► An email will been sent to your account to verify; sign in to your email

► Open email from Khan Academy account and click on the “Finish Signing Up” button

► A welcome screen will appear where you will enter username and password and click “Sign Up”

Step 2: Begin to link your Khan Academy Account to College Board

► You have logged into Khan Academy for the first time and will be asked if you would like to send PSAT results

► If you already have a Khan Academy account, a prompt will appear asking if you want to send your PSAT results to Khan Academy

► After choosing that option, you will be directed to

Step 3: Create a College Board Account/Sign in to your College Board Account

► Sign in to your College Board account; if you do not have a College Board account, click ‘Sign Up’ to create one.

► The steps for creating a College Board account are:

► Click on the “Sign up” blue box

► Fill in the fields to create your student account ensuring all information is correct

► Click “Next” at the bottom when all fields are completed

► You are now Signed In

Step 4: And hit “Send” to link accounts

► After successfully logging in to your College Board account, you will be asked for permission to link your accounts.

► After clicking “Send” you will be redirected to SAT practice on the Khan Academy site.

► You can remove the link at any time, by clicking on “Revoke” which is found in College Board account settings.

► You can start your practice in either Math or Evidence Based Reading & Writing.

► The recommendations are based on how you did on the PSAT/NMSQT.

► Keep practicing – with each additional problem and activity the personalization gets stronger and gets you closer to your goal score on the SAT or PSAT/NMSQT.