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Veritas Prep Recommended
December 14 | 2016
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     By Geaux4257 0 5
Verified Score:

610

Q40

V33

Improvement:

70 Points

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Location: Online

I took the online course with Ethan Todras-Whitehill. His personality was fantastic and I NEVER felt bored in the class, and that was after working a full day and taking the evening class.

It was a good use of my time, but I would strongly recommend taking a refresher course before attending the live online course. I was totally new to the GMAT when I took the live online course, so I was in the dark for a bit. Also, you get access to the recorded courses once you're signed up if you want a different teacher to go over the same lessons, so having a couple of different perspectives was nice. Overall, my score went up about 70 points from taking the course, but I would attribute that to a ridiculous study schedule more than to the instructional period. Keep in mind too, that you have access to the recorded live sessions for a few months and you can sign up for an additional live online course at no extra charge after you finish your original period of instruction.

Overall, I would recommend this course to anyone, but with one caveat: don't expect to go to the class and understand the material. The money is made in the study time, the course sessions are great for getting up to speed, but the Veritas study and prep material is where the real meat and potatoes is.

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     By KingOtheGMAT 0 0
Verified Score:

710

Q47

V42

Improvement:

30 Points

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Ethan provided an excellent in-person class. In addition to thorough content coverage, he dove deep into strategies to approach different question types, manage time and maintain focus. Every minute of the class was valuable. I've recommended Ethan and Veritas to friends and family.

Be prepared, though, to dedicate a very good amount of time outside of class to studying the material and refreshing basic algebra and arithmetic (prerequisites for being ready for class). I suggest taking the class at least 3 weeks before your exam so that you have adequate time to study after the class. I found that the class teaches you what you need to know, but you need to practice it to be ready to perform well on test day.

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     By tglassman 0 0
Verified Score:

720

Q47

V42

Improvement:

100 Points

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Location: Online

I took the Veritas Live Online course and could not have been happier. The format as well as the instructor, Ethan Todras-Whitehill, were both great. For anyone who works full time, the live online class is a perfect way to learn from the comfort of your own home after a long day at the office. The structure of the course helps provide a blueprint for how to attack a very daunting test. Ethan really helped to make learning these dreadful subjects fun and i would highly recommend taking a class with him. He was happy to answer any questions and you could sense his interest in how you were doing was genuine. Additionally, the online practice tests which Veritas provides were great in preparing to take the real thing. I ended up with a 720, which was around 100 points higher than before i took the course.

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Ravi is the Man!
December 09 | 2016
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     By fsacchini 0 0
Verified Score:

720

Q50

V38

Improvement:

130 Points

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Location: Online
Taught by: Ravi Sreerama

Ravi´s way of teaching is really impressive. He covers so much information in so little time, and somehow he manages to keep the class going fast while being so interesting. Time flies with Ravi. The student really needs to study in order to take advantage of Ravi´s classes, cause as I said before, the classes are fast and dense! Ravi is suited for all students that are really taking the GMAT seriously and really want to perform well. 99% or bust!
I started with Practice Tests of 590 and after the course ended, and on my second official attempt, I scored a 720. At least I owe half of that to Ravi

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     By spencermillis 0 0
Verified Score:

650

Q44

V35

Improvement:

80 Points

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Location: Online

I highly recommend Ethan's online course through Veritas Prep for anyone looking to improve their GMAT score. He has a very solid understanding of all the verbal and quant properties and most importantly is very good communicating them. I have had many professors with lots of knowledge, but who lack the teaching skills to effectively pass on their wealth of information. I was very pleased with how well Ethan was able to convey even the more complicated GMAT strategies. I honestly enjoyed the classes and saw a large improvement in more score. All of the resources provided by Veritas are very helpful as well.

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     By Shuhan 0 0
Verified Score:

650

Q50

V28

Improvement:

40 Points

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Location: Online

I highly recommend Ethan Todras-Whitehill and Chris Speck (TA)'s online GMAT Prep course with Veritas. I attended the 6-week class a few months ago and achieved a lot of improvement within a short period of time. I took the GMAT again three weeks after having completed the course and finally reached my score goal that I would not have other been able to achieve studying by myself. They are both fun, dedicated and easy to work with. The 6-week format is also an effective way to hold myself accountable for the prep and really spend time focusing on getting the required homework done. I purchased some Manhattan materials prior to signing up for the course Veritas for self-study, but now looking back I really wish I could have done that earlier!

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Veritas Live Online Prep Review
November 29 | 2016
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     By IAMFUBAR4486 0 0
Verified Score:

690

Q47

V38

Improvement:

70 Points

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Location: Online

BLUF: I would recommend this instruction to anyone looking to increase their GMAT score, but cannot attend live classroom instruction.

The live online instruction was excellent in its quality of content. For someone like myself who was overseas and located in a place where classroom instruction was not possible, it was a great choice. However, the internet connection I had was not the greatest and therefore I experienced consistent lags in the streaming rate. This resulted in myself missing some of the finer teaching points that Ethan (my instructor) was attempting to communicate. This would occur for the duration of the 3 hour class, and it left me very frustrated at times. The recordings had the same issues. So, if your internet connection speed is average to below average, I would think twice about spending over $1500 on this option. The Veritas Prep Books are excellent themselves as standalone teaching guides.

Instructor Review: Ethan was excellent. His personal tips, tricks, and methods that he adds to the standard Veritas instruction were instrumental in my 70 point increase. Ethan gets the highest recommendation possible, along with his TA Chris. Prospective students should attempt to get into Ethan's class as much as possible.

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     By Pac19 0 0
Verified Score:

730

Q49

V41

Improvement:

30 Points

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Location: Online
Taught by: Ravi Sreerama

I took the full time online course with Ravi Sreerma. I was very happy with the product, and I was also very happy with the online interface. That is probably the element I was most nervous about going in, and I was pleasantly surprised. Good interaction from Ravi, the class, and the TA, but not to the point it was annoying. As someone who is working fulltime, I really appreciated the opportunity to do the class from home. Ravi was a great instructor. He really pushed the class to do their best, and you will definitely do your homework once you get hooked on one or two "sucker answers"

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     By Shay1990 0 0
Verified Score:

390

Q18

V25

Improvement:

N/A

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Location: Online
Taught by: David Newland

I took the Veritas Prep GMAT Online Course with David Newland and he was a great instructor! He made the classes enjoyable while thoroughly explaining each skill and the reasoning(s) behind it. David taught at a good pace so it did not feel like I had to rush to keep up. David and his assistant, Bridget, made a great team. I haven't taken the GMAT yet after the completion of the course, but I feel like I understand the material much more after taking the course. Veritas Prep also sent a book for each class, so there are plenty of practice questions and skill builders. Thank you David and Bridgette!

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     By kablaser 0 0
Verified Score:

650

Q35

V45

Improvement:

120 Points

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Location: Online

Going into my GMAT preparation, I thought doing countless practice problems would suffice in order to master the test. After taking a few practice tests and not seeing any change in my score, I realized I needed to take a different approach. Hoping to take the GMAT by October, I signed up for the Full Online Live Course starting August 21st through September 28th. The classes are 3 hours long with an 8-minute break to help simulate what the GMAT breaks will feel like (so helpful day of). The first class serves as an introduction to what the GMAT is and the classes progress in difficulty as the lessons go on. For each class, you do skill-builders to prepare for the upcoming lessons - these really help prepare you to test out new strategies discussed that day.

In terms of the class, we would go through various strategies for problem types and then do a lot of practice problems. What’s great about the course structure is that it’s live! This means that you can ask questions in real time and get answers straight from the teacher. In addition, the platform has multiple choice options so that you can not only submit your answer, but also see the percentage break down of what other people answered.

The absolute highlight of the course was my teacher, Ethan Todras-Whitehill. From day one, his energy and passion for the GMAT made the 3-hour class fly by. He’s incredibly smart and qualified, but very down-to-earth at the same time. He’d get to know each of his students and strove to help everyone understand the subject matter. In addition, he’s hilarious, so even if you’re learning Data Sufficiency, you will end up leaving class with a smile on your face. Once in a while, he’d check up on me to see how the course was going. Even after the course, he emailed to see how studying was coming along. Knowing that someone else was rooting for me really helped motivate me on test day.

By far and away, the Veritas course is worth every penny. My GMAT score jumped 120 points and I gained important logical reasoning skills along the way. Learning how to think like the test maker made all the difference. Thanks Veritas! And most importantly, thanks Ethan!

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