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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into George Washington University: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

Have you been watching old episodes of West Wing with more than a tinge of envy? George Washington University might be for you. If the name didn’t already give it away, George Washington University is in Washington, D.C., and has an excellent reputation in political science (among other areas). Located near the State Department, GW’s […]

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Molly Kiefer

SAT Math Section: Median and Mode – SAT Practice Questions | Video Post

Looking for a little help prepping for the SAT Math section? In this video, Magoosh’s SAT expert Chris explains the mathematical concepts of median and mode, and goes over several SAT practice questions to help you get comfortable working with medians and modes on your own. Watch the embedded video below, or scroll down for […]

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Molly Kiefer

Top 10 Tips for the ACT Science Section | Video Post

The ACT Science section is the fourth section of the ACT, and the final multiple-choice section on the test. During this section, you’ll be asked to answer 40 multiple-choice questions corresponding to six or seven passages. These questions focus extensively on scientific reasoning; only a handful will test scientific facts. After the Science section, you […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Should You Accept Early Decision to College? Take the Quiz

You’ve just opened your email and found out that you’ve been accepted early decision to college—congratulations! But while early decision offers are a #blessing for a lot of students, they can also be a huge source of stress. Yes, you’re guaranteed admission, but are you tying yourself down to a school you’re not sure about […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into Baylor: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

How do you know if Baylor University is the right place for you? First, take a look at its reputation and what unites its student body. Then, find out more about Baylor admissions and see if your profile makes the school a good fit for you! In Waco, Texas, Baylor is a Baptist university known […]

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Molly Kiefer

How to Guess on the ACT | Video Post

The April 2019 ACT test date is coming up next Saturday, and if you’re planning on taking the exam you may be getting a little nervous! But don’t worry–although most of your ACT prep is probably now behind you, there are a few test-taking hacks you can still add to your toolkit. In this video, […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Where Should I Study Abroad? Take the Quiz

We get it: sometimes you just want to go exploring! But wanting to study abroad and choosing where to study abroad are two different things. There’s literally a whole world out there full of adventures just waiting to be had. Fear not! Magoosh has put together a quiz to help you decide, “Where should I […]

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Molly Kiefer

Barnard College Admissions: The SAT, ACT Scores, and GPA You Need to Get In

What is the Barnard admissions committee looking for? Well, a good place to start is the word splashed across Barnard’s website, describing the college’s personality: “Bold.” That’s what you have to be to choose the prestigious, highly selective women’s liberal arts college in New York City! Known around the world as one of the oldest […]

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Allyson Evans

What Size College Should You Choose? Take the Quiz

Wondering what size college you should choose? Well, you’re in luck. We’ve developed a What size college should I apply to? quiz to help you decide whether you’re best suited for a small, medium, or large college. First, take the What Size College Should I Apply to quiz, and then read on to learn about […]

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Molly Kiefer

UMass Amherst Admissions: The SAT, ACT Scores, and GPA You Need to Get In

The University of Massachusetts, Amherst is one of the nation’s leading research universities — ranked 26th — but going there is also like being enrolled in four more prestigious colleges. That’s because UMass Amherst is a member of the Five College Consortium, along with Smith, Mt. Holyoke, Hampshire College, and the 2nd best liberal arts […]

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