Posts Tagged ‘GRE’

Beat The GRE With Accepted And Magoosh

By - Jun 1, 14:34 PM   Comments [0]

 A low GRE score can be bad news. But the good news is that you can raise your score with some smart preparation! If you’re looking ahead to the GRE—or if you’re planning to retake it—join us for a FREE webinar with Magoosh GRE expert Chris...

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How To Study For The GRE (Part I)

By - May 31, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Sitting down to prep—seems pretty obvious what you are going to do. Open up a GRE prep book and start reading. But what exactly does that mean? Do you go through a book sequentially, a page at a time, so that by the end of...

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To GRE Or Not To GRE? That Is The Question

By - May 15, 00:49 AM   Comments [0]

Before your dream of getting accepted to graduate school comes true, you’ll have to face – and conquer – the GRE. Listen in on our conversation with Dr. Lydia Liu, Managing Senior Research Scientist at the ETS and Tom Ewing, Director of External and Media Relations,...

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Making Friends with the GRE: How To Overcome Test Anxiety and Perform at Your Best

By - Apr 23, 03:39 AM   Comments [0]

“I can’t stop trembling….can’t eat….cry for little or no reason….I am so nervous.”  All of this from Janelle, a prospective graduate student on her response to scheduling a GRE test date.  I was not surprised that Janelle was nervous as almost all prospective graduate students...

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The GMAC, the GMAT, and the MBA Degree

By - Mar 15, 05:10 AM   Comments [0]

Admit it. You just can’t stop thinking about the GMAT. If you are a b-school student (present or future), then Rich D’Amato, Vice President of Global Communications at GMAC, has some important info to share with you. Listen to the full recording of our conversation with Rich...

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Successful GRE Score = Successful MBA Students

By - Nov 3, 14:45 PM   Comments [0]

An Educational Testing Service (ETS) press releases reports on a study conducted by ETS that examines the performance of part-time and full-time MBA students who had taken the GRE revised General Test. Results show that high GRE scores predict solid student performance in MBA programs. According...

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How to Ace the GRE Quant Section Without (Too Much) Math

By - Nov 2, 14:55 PM   Comments [0]

Many people think that the GRE is designed to test your math and verbal skills. While this is true to some degree, the tests are really designed to test your critical thinking skills. Trying to “math” your way through every problem on the quantitative section...

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The GMAT, the GRE, and the Guy Who Knows them Well

By - Oct 30, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

If you have the GMAT or GRE in your future, then you’ve most certainly heard of Kaplan Test Prep. Trying to figure out which test to take? Getting ready for test day? This podcast episode is for you! Listen to the full recording of our podcast...

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GMAT vs. GRE: Harvard Business School Weighs In

By - Sep 3, 12:17 PM   Comments [0]

HBS’s admissions director, Dee Leopold shares a helpful post on how HBS approaches the GMAT versus GRE issue. I’ll preface this with her preface: Please don’t over-crunch! In short, the HBS view is agnostic. It’s not about which exam or even the overall score, but about...

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GRE vs. GMAT: Trends

By - May 15, 13:08 PM   Comments [0]

A recent Poets & Quants article highlights some of the current data surrounding the decision applicants make in choosing between the GRE and GMAT. According to the Educational Testing Service, almost 10% of MBA applicants took the GRE instead of the GMAT in the 2012-2013...

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