The Tunisian education system has long been under both
French and Islamic influence. It is 11-year compulsory
school for anyone from 6 years. The primary school is
divided into 6-year primary school and 3-year secondary
school. The language of instruction is mainly Arabic, but
French is also used in teaching. The high school is 4 years
(2 + 2). There are 107 public higher education institutions,
including seven universities. According to UNESCO, approx.
27% (2002) of the adult population are illiterate. Check topschoolsintheusa for test centers of ACT, SAT, and GRE as well high schools in the country of Tunisia.