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Self-paced MCAT course: more “chill,” less drill

By | 2018-02-22T20:52:17+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|MCAT Prep|

The self-paced MCAT: smart option? On this website, we've assembled lots of advice to help you choose the best MCAT prep route: —You can study on your own, using one or more book sets. Check out our review of several top MCAT prep book sets here. —You can take an MCAT prep course in the 2-3 [...]

Best MCAT course: Kaplan vs Princeton Review, and why?

By | 2018-02-16T16:35:28+00:00 February 7th, 2018|MCAT Prep|

So what's the best MCAT prep course? In any given year, between 70 and 80% of MCAT takers enroll in a formal MCAT prep course. In this post, I review the courses offered by the two most popular test prep companies, Kaplan and The Princeton Review.

MCAT prep discounts: these are DEEP!

By | 2018-02-09T17:40:43+00:00 February 5th, 2018|MCAT Prep|

These MCAT prep discounts are our BKS* (best kept secret)!! Psssst! We're about to share a valuable secret...reserved for visitors ONLY. Some of the MCAT prep course companies have passed along to us, so we'll pass along to you, their deepest MCAT prep discounts, to help fit a class into your budget. Here are the special discount [...]

My MCAT prep study schedule for pre-med procrastinators: MCAT prep in 8 weeks!

By | 2018-02-19T13:29:18+00:00 February 1st, 2018|MCAT Prep|

I started by reading the Examkrackers Complete Study Package, then taking practice tests every 2-3 days. I added reading from the Berkeley Review full set, and finished by taking a practice test every single day, followed by a 3-4 hour review session. That's it!

List of MCAT books in 2018 from top MCAT prep companies

By | 2018-02-16T16:51:06+00:00 January 24th, 2018|MCAT Prep|

Each line of MCAT prep books has unique strengths and weaknesses. It's not a one-size-fits-all purchase pre-med students are making here. And that's why we put this list together: you deserve to go into the MCAT with confidence that your books helped, not hurt, your score.

Review of MCAT prep books: Kaplan, Princeton Review, Examkrackers, Berkeley Review

By | 2018-02-16T16:54:28+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|MCAT Prep|

MCAT prep book sets come in all different shapes and sizes, with varying benefits and upsides to each. There is not one book set that is ideal for every MCAT studier, which is why you really can’t believe anyone who tells you one book set is ‘better’ than another.