GRE Prep Classes in the Boston Area

The GRE test measures overall academic readiness for graduate school. It is required by most Colleges and Universities.  The test consists of two major parts, verbal reasoning and quantitative reasoning,  each with  a maximum score of 170.  A combined score is the sum of the two scores. So the maximum possible combined score is 350. 


GRE Test scores are generally rated as follows:

165 - 170  Excellent
155 - 164  Very good
150 - 154  Good
140 - 149  Needs Improvement
130 - 139  Poor

 
Each school has its own system of weighing the GRE score. Some use minimum scores for admission, other schools take a more holistic view of the score. These are examples of average scores of admitted students at Boston area graduate schools.. 

Harvard University 160-170
Boston University   142
Northeastern University   150    

 

Good preparation is one of the key factors in the outcome of the GRE test.  This can be achieved in a number of ways, each with its own requirement of motivation, time, and cost 

Self Preparation:   This is the least expensive way to prepare and it has served many students well in the past.  You can use books, online resources and free sample tests. The cost of a good GRE book is about $30.- Students who are self-motivated can do well with this method.

Self-Paced Online Prep    Online test prep are similar to book-based prep with the difference that they use software and extensive use of video technology to make learning easier and more fun.  The average cost for a self paced online GRE course is around $500.

Live-Online Prep    These classes offer online classes with actual teacher/student interaction.  They offer 10-20 live classes on evenings and/or weekends. These courses are best for students who benefit from live interaction and need the extra motivation a class offers. The average cost of these GRE prep courses are around $1000 and up.

Private Tutoring   Private tutoring is offered online or in-person. It offers personalized attention to students and the cost of these classes are between $100-$200 an hour.

 

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Image Class Class Date Price Specifics Location
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Aug-01-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Aug 1,2023 - Nov 14,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Aug-01-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Aug 1,2023 - Nov 14,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Aug-05-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Aug 5,2023 - Oct 1,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Sep-05-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Sep 5,2023 - Oct 10,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Sep-07-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Sep 7,2023 - Oct 19,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Sep-10-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Sep 10,2023 - Oct 22,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Sep-11-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Sep 11,2023 - Nov 1,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Sep-11-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Sep 11,2023 - Oct 2,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Sep-12-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Sep 12,2023 - Oct 24,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Sep-13-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Sep 13,2023 - Oct 9,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Sep-21-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Sep 21,2023 - Nov 9,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Sep-21-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Sep 21,2023 - Nov 14,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Oct-03-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Oct 3,2023 - Nov 7,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Oct-03-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Oct 3,2023 - Oct 24,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Oct-03-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Oct 3,2023 - Nov 14,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Oct-04-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Oct 4,2023 - Nov 29,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Oct-04-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Oct 4,2023 - Nov 29,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Oct-04-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Oct 4,2023 - Nov 29,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Oct-04-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Oct 4,2023 - Nov 15,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Oct-05-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Oct 5,2023 - Nov 16,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Oct-07-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Oct 7,2023 - Dec 3,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Oct-09-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Oct 9,2023 - Oct 30,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Nov-05-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Nov 5,2023 - Dec 3,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Nov-05-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Nov 5,2023 - Jan 7,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Nov-06-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Nov 6,2023 - Nov 29,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Nov-09-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Nov 9,2023 - Dec 28,2023 Kaplan
GRE Prep - Live Online GRE Prep - Live Online Nov-09-2023 $999.00 Live-Online | Nov 9,2023 - Dec 7,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Nov-16-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Nov 16,2023 - Jan 11,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Nov-16-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Nov 16,2023 - Jan 11,2023 Kaplan
LSAT Prep - Live Online LSAT Prep - Live Online Nov-21-2023 $1,199.00 Live-Online | Nov 21,2023 - Jan 9,2023 Kaplan