GMAT, GRE, LSAT
A-List provides personalized, in home tutoring for graduate school exams including the GMAT, GRE and LSAT. Scores on graduate school exams are often critical for being accepted into the graduate program of your choice. Unlike undergraduate admissions that look at a myriad of factors to determine one’s acceptance into the school, graduate tests are a significant component to admissions. In addition, graduate school programs are far smaller than undergraduate programs and thus more competitive.
We offer customized preparation for the GRE, GMAT, and LSAT tests upon request, as well as graduate school admissions assistance including brainstorming and editing essays and completing applications.
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Strategy & Content Focus
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About the Tests:
The Graduate Management Admissions test is used by business schools to evaluate applications for admissions to MBA Programs. It measures basic verbal, quantitative, and writing skills and consists of three main parts: the Analytical Writing Assessment, the Quantitative section, and the Verbal section for which you have approximately three and a half hours.
The GMAT exam begins with the Analytical Writing Assessment which consists of two separate writing tasks – Analysis of an Issue and Analysis of an Argument. The second section is the Quantitative Section which contains 37 multiple-choice questions of two question types – Data Sufficiency and Problem Solving. The last part is the Verbal Section which contains 41 multiple choice questions of three question types – Reading Comprehension, Critical Reasoning, and Sentence Correction.
The GRE® General Test measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical writing skills that are not related to any specific field of study. The test consists of 3 sections – Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning and includes an unidentified unscored section. The Analytical Writing section is always first while the Verbal and Quantitative sections may appear in any order.
Prospective graduate applicants take the General Test. GRE® test scores are used by admissions or fellowship panels to supplement undergraduate records and other qualifications for graduate study. The scores provide common measures for comparing the qualifications of applicants and aid in evaluating grades and recommendations.
The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, standardized test administered four times each year at designated testing centers throughout the world. All American Bar Association-approved law schools, most Canadian law schools, and many other law schools require applicants to take the LSAT as part of their admission process. The LSAT is designed to measure skills that are considered essential for success in law school: the reading and comprehension of complex texts with accuracy and insight; the organization and management of information and the ability to draw reasonable inferences from it; the ability to think critically; and the analysis and evaluation of the reasoning and arguments of others.
The test consists of five 35-minute sections of multiple-choice questions. Four of the five sections contribute to the test taker’s score. The unscored section, commonly referred to as the variable section, typically is used to pretest new test questions or to preequate new test forms. The placement of this section will vary. A 35-minute writing sample is administered at the end of the test. LSAC does not score the writing sample, but copies of the writing sample are sent to all law schools to which you apply.
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A-List gave me more than just practice tests and test-taking tips, though these were invaluable. My tutor connected with me on a personal level and helped me understand that I was capable of getting the score I wanted. Suddenly, I viewed my test-taking experience as a challenge, not a burden. I walked into my ACT with the confidence that I knew exactly how to conquer every aspect of the test.”
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Both my children had an amazing experience with A-List! Steadily, she worked hard to improve her test scores. Taking the practice tests allowed her to gain confidence and learn to manage her time during the tests. Then a college advisor helped her write her college essays. She was an amazing guide who helped Phoebe focus and streamline her supplements and essays. Now she will be attending her dream college, Rice University, School of Architecture!