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How To Prep For The MCAT During COVID-19
As far as decades go, 2020 is kicking off a new one with a bang—and it’s only March. It’s been a crazy couple of weeks with the COVID-19 outbreak going from a staggering topic of overseas news to a full-on pandemic shutting down multiple countries and arriving, rather abruptly, at our doorsteps. The AAMC decided to take unprecedented steps to keep students safe and comply with the practice of social distancing. The situation changes almost daily, but here’s what... READ MORE
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Double Duty: Taking the MCAT While Working
Many premeds are advised to “treat the MCAT like a full-time job.” Theoretically, this can be a successful approach as it allows examinees to immerse themselves in the material for more intensive preparation – especially for non-traditional applicants who have not had recent exposure to MCAT material or standardized exams. But what happens when you READ MORE
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How Do I Form a Strong MCAT Study Group?
There is a golden rule amongst medical students when trying to learn something: “See one, do one, teach one.” Essentially it breaks down to this: You see the material once, you try it out yourself, but then you teach it to someone else. It’s really that last step where you understand something. You can’t really READ MORE
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5 Tips to Prep for the MCAT During the School Year
Let’s face it, the MCAT is a difficult exam to study for at any time. It gets harder when you try to prep for it while you’re still in school. Fortunately, it’s definitely not impossible, we have an MCAT online prep course that is flexible for anyone's schedule, and with the help of the below tips, you’ll be able to confidently take the MCAT next spring! READ MORE
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Integrating AAMC Materials into your MCAT Prep
The AAMC Prep Resources are an invaluable part of your MCAT prep, but you can't solely rely on them. Find out how to integrate the AAMC materials into your MCAT study plan. READ MORE
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When Should I Take My MCAT Diagnostic Exam?
If you’re planning to begin preparing for the MCAT in the near future, you might have heard about the importance of taking a diagnostic exam in the early stages of your prep. If not, we've got you covered. READ MORE
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Merry Christmas from Next Step Test Prep!
Put down the practice test and pass the eggnog–from all of us here at Next Step Test Prep, we wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. While we don’t expect anyone to study today, we know the January MCAT is coming up soon and many eager elves will take any free time they have READ MORE
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What to do One Month Before the MCAT
Many people try and brush off the last month of studying before the MCAT because they believe there’s not much time left for improvement. What are 30 days before the MCAT going to change, right? However, there are several things you can do to ensure that you make the most of your time to achieve READ MORE