Most graduate programs require one or more admissions tests as a component of their application process. Listed below are commonly required admissions exams, with links to further information about fees, registration deadlines, and testing centers.
To determine which admissions tests may be required, applicants should contact the admissions department of the programs they are exploring.
GRE - Graduate Record Examination - by Educational Testing Service (E.T.S) - Commonly used in graudate school admissions. www.gre.org
GMAT - Graduate Management Admissions Test (by E.T.S.) - used in graduate business and management programs admissions. www.mba.com
LSAT - Law School Admissions Test - (by the Law School Admissions Council) www.lsac.org.
MCAT - Medical College Admissions Test (by the American Association of Medical Colleges) - Medical schools admissions test. www.aamc.org
DAT - Dental Admission Test (by the American Dental Association) www.ada.org/dat.aspx
TOEFL - Test of English as a Foreign Language (by E.T.S) - used to test English proficiency in foreign applicants. www.toefl.org
MAT - Miller Analogies Test - (by The Psychological Corporation) - used by many universities and graduate programs in their application process. www.psychcorp.com
www.petersons.com/graduate-schools/graduate-school-test.aspx - Provides free online practice tests for most of the tests above.
www.lsattestquestions.com - Free study aid and practice questions for the LSAT
www.princetonreview.com/medical-school.aspx - Info on applying to Medical School
www.mometrix.com/academy/gre-test/ - Free content for studying for the GRE