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Applying for Graduate School: Entrance Exams

Get information on graduate programs, medical schools, law schools, the application process, and more.

MCAT preparation (Medical)

Websites:

Medical College Admission Test (MCAT):  The official website for the MCAT with information about the test in addition to preparing and applying for the test and what scores mean.

MCAT Test Preparation - The Princeton Review:  Information about the MCAT, free practice tests, and advice.  Scroll over the "medical" tab for additional information on medical schools, scholarships, studying abroad, and careers after graduation.

Books (Ellis Reserve):

MCAT Lesson Book (2011)

MCAT General Chemistry-Organic Chemistry-Biology-Physics-Verbal Reasoning Review Notes (2010)

Other MCAT book and e-book resources can be found through the library's catalog: Keyword search for MCAT

Taking the DAT (Dental)

Websites:

Dental School Advice: Information on school selection, applications, and DAT study materials.

Top Ten Nation:  "Rankings, Tips, Advice.  This is Dental School Nation"

Books:

How to Prepare for the Dental Admissions Test (DAT)

When the GRE is Tomorrow (Graduate)

Websites:

GRE: Educational Testing Service - The official site to register for the GRE.  Resources also include  information about the test, testing centers and dates, and how to prepare for the test.

GRE Prep: majortests.com - studying tools for verbal and quantitative reasoning, vocabulary, essays, and practice tests.

Princeton Review - free practice tests, generalized overviews, answers to FAQs, and help interpreting results.

E-Books:

GRE Prep Course (2011)

GRE 4000: The 4000 Words Essential for the GRE (2011)

Nova's GRE Math Bible (2009)

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Acing the GRE (2007)

 

Taking the GMAT (Buisness)

GMAT: the Official Website: Registration and preparation for the GMAT in addition to study materials and business school information.

Princeton Review: Business - Overview of the GMAT, free practice tests, and more.

Beat the GMAT Forum: GMAT help and MBA admissions advice

LSAT Preparation (Law)

Websites:

About the LSAT - Law School Admissions Council (LSAC):  Dates and deadlines, preparation tips, and knowledge about the exam.

LSAT Test Preparation - Princeton Review:  LSAT advice, about the test, and free practice tests.  Scrolling over the law tab leads to additional information about the exam, schools & programs, financial resources, and careers in the field after graduation.

LSAT Blog: Ace the LSAT (NYC LSAT tutor) - Descriptions of books, questions for previous exams, study plans, admissions information, and much more.

Books:

LSAT 2011 Strategies, Practice, and Review (2010)

E-Books:

Master the LSAT (2011)

LSAT Exam Prep (2006)

General Test Preparation