Graduate & Professional School Exams

Graduate and Professional Schools often require standardized tests as part of the application process.   However, the level of emphasis placed on such tests varies widely among health care disciplines as well as programs.   Academic graduate programs usually require GRE scores while professional graduate schools have their specific tests, MCAT for medical schools, LSAT for law schools, GMAT for business schools etc.

GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is required by most academic graduate schools (also some nursing schools).
http://www.ets.org/gre/

LSAT (Law School Admission Test) is required by law schools.
http://www.lsac.org/JD/LSAT/about-the-LSAT.asp

GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) is required by MBA programs in business schools.
http://www.mba.com/mba/thegmat

MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is required by medical schools.
https://www.aamc.org/students/applying/mcat/

DAT (Dental Admission Test) is required by dental schools. 
http://www.ada.org/dat.aspx

PCAT (Pharmacy College Admission Test) is required by many pharmacy schools (but not CA schools).
http://www.pcatweb.info

OAT (Optometry Admission Test) is required by most optometry schools.
https://www.ada.org/oat/index.html


Test preparation programs are offered by many companies as well as non-profit organizations.  These programs vary in duration and prices.  Programs listed below are displayed as examples and are not endorsed by UCSC Career Center.

Kaplan Educational Center (GRE, LSAT, GMAT, MCAT, PCAT, OAT, DAT)
http://www.kaptest.com/
1-800-KAP-TEST

Bobrow Test Prep Services (GRE, LSAT, GMAT)
http://www.bobrowtest.com/
(800) 426-2769

Cabrillo College (GRE, GMAT, LSAT)
http://www.ed2go.com/cabrillo/online_courses/TP/Test_Prep.html
Online classes

Number2.com (GRE)
http://www.number2.com/

Power Score (GRE, LSAT, GMAT)
http://www.powerscore.com/
(800) 545-1750

Princeton Review (GRE, LSAT, GMAT, MCAT, OAT, DAT)
http://www.princetonreview.com/
(877) 773-3720

Sherwood Test Prep (GRE, LSAT, GMAT)
http://www.sherwoodtest.com/

Testing for the Public (GRE, LSAT, GMAT)
http://www.testing4.org/
David White
1-888-3TESTING 
info@testing4.org

Testmaster (LSAT, GMAT, SAT)
http://www.testmasters.net/
800-696-5728

Varsity Tutors (MCAT)
http://www.varsitytutors.com/free-mcat-resources

(LSAT ONLY)

Blueprint LSAT Prep
http://www.blueprintlsat.com
Toll Free: 888-427-7737 Local: 310-477-8383

Get Prepped
http://www.getprepped.com/

Prepmaster
http://www.prepmaster.com

On-line Study Guide
lsatexampractice.com