GRE Test Prep Course

Classroom Based | Live-Online

The GRE measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. The GRE is required for a large variety of master's degree and doctoral degree programs. Master's in Education (ME), Social Work (MSW), Nurse Practitioner (NP), Business, and Public Administration programs often require or accept the GRE General exam.

Classroom Based


Experience
Our GRE Prep Course was developed by Dr. Stephen Harris and Steven Shotts, co-founders of
Educational Testing Consultants, Inc. Combined, Dr. Harris and Mr. Shotts have over 30 years
experience working with standardized tests, including writing actual test items for the GRE. Our highly
trained instructors are here for you. Our experienced instructors have excelled on the GRE and care
about helping you achieve your goals.

Value
The course fee includes instruction as well as all course materials. The GRE Prep Course includes
Practicing to Take the GRE General Test, 10th Edition – the most recent publication from Educational
Testing Consultants, Inc., the official GRE provider, and the GRE Student Workbook, designed to
supplement your classroom lessons.

Convenience
Auburn University’s test prep courses are conveniently held on the campus of Auburn University.

Overview
Let us help you take the first step to an advanced degree with GRE test preparation at Auburn University.
Gain the skills and confidence you need to score high on the GRE. Maximize your potential with 24 hours
of in-classroom instruction covering each of the three main sections of the GRE General Exam -
Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning. Sharpen your skills on actual GRE
exam questions and follow our proven study plan on your way to success.

Quantitative Topics include:

  • picking numbers, both for quantitative comparison and for multiple choice problems
  • tips for breaking complex word problems into small, manageable parts
  • tips for turning geometry diagrams into solvable equations

Verbal Topics include:

  • solving antonym and analogy problems when you don’t know the vocabulary
  • answering reading comprehension questions quickly, without reading the entire passage
  • using comparison and contrast clues to solve sentence completion problems

General Topics Include:

  • utilizing the process of elimination
  • mastering time management skills
  • minimizing test anxiety
  • identifying common distracters
  • strategies for the analytical writing section are outlined, and sample prompts with accompanying essays are discussed.

GRE Course Plans

  • Session 1: Introduction to the GRE, Computer Adaptive Testing, Quantitative Comparisons, Picking Numbers
  • Session 2: Quantitative Equations, Exponents
  • Session 3: Quantitative and Verbal Fractions, Analogies
  • Session 4: Quantitative Percents and Averages, Rates, Ratios, and Proportions
  • Session 5: Quantitative and Verbal Lines, Angles, and Triangles, Sentence completion
  • Session 6: Quantitative and Verbal Circles and Polygons, Reading Comprehension
  • Session 7: Quantitative and Verbal Coordinate Geometry, Volume/surface area, Reading Comprehension
  • Session 8: Quantitative and Verbal Data Representation Antonyms, Comprehensive Review, Process of elimination, Analytical writing

Download a printable flyer on the Classroom Based GRE course.

Registration

  • Registration for the class includes all materials. We recommend registering at least 5 business days before the first class to ensure adequate time for delivery.



Live Online


This intensive online GRE Prep class is delivered by a live instructor and provides you with all the interactivity of a classroom experience. The GRE measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. Maximize your potential with 24 hours quality live-online instruction covering each of the three main sections for the GRE General exam - Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning. Sharpen your skills on actual GRE exam questions and follow our proven study plan on your way to success.

NEW! Now you can benefit from the quality of Auburn University’s traditional classroom GRE Prep Class
from the comfort and convenience of your home. This intensive online GRE class is delivered by a live
instructor and provides you with all the interactivity of a classroom experience. Whether you are in Mobile,
Birmingham, Huntsville, across the state, or across the globe, our live-online GRE Prep class will help you
prepare for this important exam.

The GRE measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills
that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study.
The GRE is required for a large variety of master’s degree and doctoral degree programs. Master’s in
Education (ME), Social Work (MSW), Nurse Practitioner (NP), Business, and Public Administration
programs often require or accept the GRE General exam.

You are ready for Graduate School. Let us help you take the first step to an advanced degree with GRE
test preparation from Auburn University. During this course you will:

  • Maximize your potential with 24 hours quality live-online instruction covering each of the three main sections of the GRE General exam - Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning.
  • Sharpen your skills on actual GRE exam questions and follow our proven study plan on your way to success.

Download a printable flyer on the Live OnLine GRE course.

Registration

  • Registration for the class includes all materials. We recommend registering at least 5 business days before the first class to ensure adequate time for delivery.

Last Updated: Mar. 13, 2014