MCAT Study Guide

Learn how to study for the MCAT with our free MCAT Study Guide. We'll help you make the right study plan for your med school goals.

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    Popular Combined Degree Programs for MDs

    Here is the only list you need to educate yourself on combined degree programs for med students. From the MD/PhD to the MD/MBA, we know it all.

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    What is the USMLE?

    What are Step 1, Step 2, and Step 3? Learn about the USMLE board exam for medical school students.

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    What to Expect in Medical School

    Considering an MD? Read our overview of the training you’ll receive at an allopathic med school so you know what to expect in medical school.


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  • What is a Good MCAT Score? | Prep

    What is a Good MCAT Score?

    What is a good MCAT score? Well, it depends on the rest of your medical school application. Learn how MCAT scoring affects your chances for admission.

  • Medical School Requirements: How Important is GPA? | Prep

    Medical School Requirements: How Important is GPA?

    GPA is a key aspect of your med school application. Learn about the average GPA for medical school and get tips for dealing with a low GPA.

  • MCAT Study Guide | Prep

    MCAT Study Guide

    Learn when and how to study for the MCAT with our MCAT study guide. We’ll help you make the right MCAT study schedule for your medical school goals.

  • How to Read Faster for the MCAT | Prep

    How to Read Faster for the MCAT

    On the MCAT timing is everything. Learn how to read through science and CARS passages faster and more efficiently.

  • 6 Ways for Pre-Meds to Gain Research Experience | Prep

    6 Ways for Pre-Meds to Gain Research Experience

    Need research experience for your medical school application? Get ideas for places to hone your research skills before applying to med school.

  • Should You Retake the MCAT? | Prep

    Should You Retake the MCAT?

    Learn everything you need to know about retaking the MCAT, and expert tips for deciding if you really need a redo.

  • How to Survive MCAT Math Without a Calculator | Prep

    How to Survive MCAT Math Without a Calculator

    Find out what MCAT math topics to expect and get our expert MCAT no calculator tips. Time to brush up on your algebra, trig, and statistics basics!

  • Best Pre-Med Majors | Prep

    Best Pre-Med Majors

    Check out our list of the best pre-med majors, and learn how your major can help you on the MCAT.

  • 7 Smart Tips for Pre-Med Students | Prep

    7 Smart Tips for Pre-Med Students

    Learn how to balance your time wisely as a pre-med, complete your pre-med requirements, and position yourself for a fantastic medical school application.

  • MCAT Time Management Strategies | Prep

    MCAT Time Management Strategies

    A clear MCAT time management strategy helps you stay calm and work smarter. Learn how to pace yourself on the MCAT and get the score you need.

  • 8 Essential MCAT Science Strategies | Prep

    8 Essential MCAT Science Strategies

    Our test-taking tips will help you capitalize on your MCAT prep. Use these 8 MCAT strategies when you are tackling the science sections.

  • 4 MCAT Myths | Prep

    4 MCAT Myths

    The Princeton Review debunks the 4 most common MCAT myths, so you can conquer the MCAT and boost your score.

  • QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the MCAT? | Prep

    QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the MCAT?

    Are you MCAT ready? Take our MCAT quiz and test your knowledge of exam format, sections, and question types you can expect on the MCAT.

  • When Should You Take the MCAT? | Prep

    When Should You Take the MCAT?

    Make a smart plan for when to take the MCAT with our guide to choosing the right MCAT date for you.