GMATClubbers,
Here is my GMAT study plan, please do comment, critique etc:
GMAT diagnostic test: Gave it a couple of months ago and got a measly 580 (got frustrated, and turned off the PC without even looking into my split - i know, stupid me!)
GMAT Expectations: 700+ at a minimum
Time Available: 2-3 hrs on weekdays + 4-5 hrs on weekends
Prep Materials:
Books:
1. Latest MGMAT Prep Series - All 8 Books (V+Q)
2. OG v12,
OG quant review v2,
OG verbal review v2
3.
Power Score CR bible (need to decide between this and Manhattan SC)
Tests:
1. MGMAT section tests
2. MGMAT Full length Tests - 6
3. Power Prep - 2
4. GMAT Prep - 2
5.
Kaplan, Princeton etc (optional - if time permits)
Misc:
MGMAT Test Simulation booklet for use during full length tests.
Strategy:
May: Focus solely on Quant.
1st Week:
MGMAT Number Properties + corresponding problems in OG v12 and
OG Quant review
2nd Week: MGMAT FDP + corresponding problems in OG v12 and
OG Quant review
3rd Week:
MGMAT Word Translations + corresponding problems in OG v12 and
OG Quant review
4th Week:
MGMAT Equations, Inequalities, & VIC's + Geometry+ corresponding problems in OG v12 and
OG Quant review (As you can see, I will need to squeeze in geometry into this week somehow but with the memorial day weekend, i think i should be able to)
June: Focus solely on Verbal
1st Week:
MGMAT Sentence Correction + OG v12 problems +
OG Verbal Review
2nd Week:
MGMAT SC +
MGMAT CR + corresponding OG problems
3rd Week:
MGMAT CR + OG problems
4th Week:
MGMAT RC + OG problems
July: Mix sections Tests with Full length tests (3-4 full length tests per week with corresponding analysis, review, revisiting fundamentals and
error log)
1st Week: MGMAT question banks + GMAT Preps 1 & 2 + MGMAT 1
2nd Week: MGMAT 2,3,4 + Powerprep 1
3rd week: Power Prep 2 + MGMAT 5,6 + AWA review
July 24 - D-day!
Please let me know what you think.
Thanks for your help!