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Top 10 Tips to Deal with MCAT Anxiety

Dealing with MCAT stress and avoiding MCAT burnout while studying can seem impossible. But by planning ahead and following these tips, you can have effective study sessions and a reasonable MCAT-life balance.   Before you start seriously studying for the MCAT, take a diagnostic test. This will show you where your strengths and weaknesses lie, […]

Taking the LSAT-Flex Online

In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Law School Admissions Council [LSAC] has suspended in-person LSAT testing in the United States and Canada. Instead, LSAC is offering what it refers to as LSAT Flex—an online, remotely proctored version of the LSAT—for those taking the LSAT through June 2021. Typically, the LSAT was administered in public buildings—especially classrooms […]

News: Changes to the SAT

In January of 2021, the College Board announced the elimination of the SAT Essay and SAT Subject Tests. These portions of the SAT were always optional, so the overall makeup of the General SAT remains the same. Read on to learn more about these SAT test changes, what they mean for your SAT score, and […]

A Guide To Law School Outlines

Before creating a course outline, it is important to understand the purpose of an outline and the outlining process.  Many students think of an outline as a product, instead of a process.  But, it is actually both!  If you spend your time thinking only about an outline as a product, you will miss valuable learnings […]

Getting Law/Legal Internships

Legal internships provide law students with the opportunity to gain real-world experience through participation and exposure to the legal field. The duration and types of legal internships can vary greatly; however, internships are typically offered during the summer months between law school semesters. Some internships are paid, while others are unpaid. If an internship is […]

What’s the Best GMAT Prep?

Studying for the GMAT can seem like a daunting process, especially considering all of the prep options out there. To ensure you reach your target score, you’ll want to invest in the best GMAT prep available. Most people spend about three months studying for the GMAT. Everyone has different learning styles, and you know best […]

What’s the Best LSAT Prep?

There are many LSAT prep options out there and it can be difficult to decide which are right for you. To ensure you reach your target score, you’ll want to invest in the best LSAT prep available. Most people spend 150-300 hours studying for the LSAT over a period of two to three months. Everyone […]

Passing the USMLE: A Scoring Guide

Your USMLE prep should start by identifying ‘good’ or passing scores. By understanding how your test is scored and setting your score goal early on, you will streamline your studies and ensure a manageable workload along the way. Try our free practice questions or check out our other free resources to get a better feel for where you stand […]

Ultimate Guide to Gap Year Programs

Gap years after high school and before college can take many different shapes. It’s important to prioritize what is important to you when determining how to spend your gap year.   Depending on what your career and educational aspirations are, you might choose to spend a year between high school and college doing one or more of […]