Content Page 3 Above Average Reader Post Secondary/Tertiary

Thank you for taking the time to use the Soundway Reading Speed Grader. As promised, here is your personalized Soundway Reading Speed Profile containing a detailed evaluation of your test score.


Based on your test results, your average rate of reading is 0 Words Per Minute (WPM). This score ranks you as an Above Average Reader. What this score means is that you read at a rate that is higher than that of the average. You may find that:

  • You can usually complete reading assignments, essays and research projects on time.
  • You sometimes struggle to finish reading dense, technical texts.
  • You sometimes struggle to focus when you have a large amount of reading tasks to complete.
  • You occasionally enjoy reading for pleasure.

You’re doing well, however there is still room to improve your speed reading skills. Successful students and professionals use excellent speed reading skills to absorb information effectively and quickly. Learning to speed read correctly is a valuable skill to pick up, considering that almost all assignments, examinations, class discussions and presentations involve reading to prepare and execute. Improving your reading speed and comprehension will enhance your productivity when studying. Coupled with the accompanying improved comprehension abilities, you will have mastered a valuable skill for your professional life after graduation. Research has shown that these skills can be taught and learned.