What is a Good GRE Score?

What is a Good GRE Score?

Your GRE score is just one piece of the application puzzle, but it’s a significant piece. Academic and professional backgrounds, letters of recommendation, personal statements -- all of those factors vary widely from candidate to candidate, so the GRE provides an...

GRE Math is Hard, But No One is “Terrible at Math”

GRE Math is Hard, But No One is “Terrible at Math”

It is all too common for students to convince themselves that they are terrible at math GRE questions or “just not math people” in general. Unfortunately, this lack of confidence becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy, as these students often score far lower on the GRE...

GRE or GMAT: Which One Do I Take?

GRE or GMAT: Which One Do I Take?

Not too long ago, if you were applying to business school, your only option was to take the GMAT. Today, the vast majority of business school applicants have the option to take either the GRE or GMAT. In this article, we’ll provide some guidance on how to choose which...

How to Start Studying for the GRE: 4 Steps for Success

How to Start Studying for the GRE: 4 Steps for Success

Do you need to study for the GRE? Getting your GRE prep started on the right foot will help set you up for success on test day. In this article, we’ll walk through the 4 simple steps that every starting GRE student should take to ensure a smart, efficient GRE study...

What to Bring to the GRE

What to Bring to the GRE

It’s almost test day! Hopefully, you’re excited to finally put all the GRE skills and knowledge you’ve acquired throughout your preparation to work. Of course, you may have been so focused on learning GRE content and strategies that you haven’t given much thought to...

The Learning Phases of Preparing for the GRE

The Learning Phases of Preparing for the GRE

There are phrases of learning about the topics covered on the GRE that every student goes through when preparing for the exam. We can think of these phases as a continuum, from “I don’t know anything about this topic” to “I understand this topic so deeply that I can’t...

At-Home GRE – Your Complete Guide

At-Home GRE – Your Complete Guide

You’re finally ready to sit for the GRE -- or you're pumped to crush your retake -- when a global pandemic hits. What do you do? First, stay calm. COVID-19 is NOT going to derail your grad school dreams. That said, there is no denying that we’re in uncharted territory...