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The GRE vs LSAT Comparison

How do the GRE and the LSAT compare? In the classic match up of the GRE vs LSAT, a few important differences and similarities quickly emerge. For starters, the GRE and the LSAT have very different objectives. A person taking the GRE could be doing so for a variety of reasons: going to a master’s […]

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GRE Score Range: What’s a Good GRE Score?

One question we at Magoosh get asked a lot is “What is a good GRE score?” Here’s the first thing you need to know: GRE score range from 130 to 170 per section. Combined GRE scores range from 260-340. Another important fact to keep in mind when considering “good” GRE scores: The average GRE score […]

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5 Books Everyone Should Read Before Grad School

With grad school comes a wealth of new experiences. While professors may help you understand subject matter, there are many lessons to be learned outside of lecture halls. To help you prepare for situations not covered in your assigned reading material, our friends at Textbooks.com compiled a list of the top 5 books everyone should […]

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MIT GRE Scores

This post was updated in March 2017 to reflect the latest information on MIT GRE Scores. I’m going to say right off the bat, you’ve got an uphill battle to fight. Consistently ranked near the top of the elite school slush pile, you can bet that GRE scores for MIT are going to range from […]

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Stanford GRE Scores

This post was updated in March 2017 to reflect the latest information on Stanford GRE scores. Been California dreamin’? Hoping to make it into that shining pearl on the great West Coast known as Stanford University? Estimated Stanford GRE scores for graduate programs across the university range between 152-166 for GRE Verbal, and between 152-170 […]

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Does your Undergraduate Degree Matter for Grad School?

While the college application process is certainly difficult to navigate, there are a lot of resources available to college applicants to help them through the process. Applying to graduate school is no simple task either, but depending on which graduate school you’re considering, the information is limited. For students interested in pursuing an MBA or […]

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Should I Take the GRE Again? Is it Worth it?

Studying for and taking the GRE is a massive undertaking. You’ve probably asked, “How often can you take the GRE?” and “How long do you need to study for the GRE.” But instead of beginning with those questions, I’m going to start this post in a rather unorthodox way. Don’t worry — I’ll give a […]

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