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ETS Bungles Additional GRE Short Form Practice Exam Launch

Posted by Stefan Maisnier on January 22, 2024 11:13:43 AM CST

At long last, ETS has finally converted more of their official online practice exams to the short form of the test that was launched September 22, 2023 - and it only took about four months! That said, as of today, January 22, the PowerPrep practice exam purchasing website could not be more confusing.

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GMAT Vs. GRE Compared— Should you take the GMAT or GRE?

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on December 16, 2022 9:30:00 AM CST

Should I take the GRE or the GMAT?

If you’re considering applying to grad school, you may have asked yourself this question. Figuring this out is a crucial stage in your grad school trajectory, as these tests not only require significant lead-time for registration, preparation, and score reporting, but the GMAT and GRE are also structured differently, serve different purposes, test you on different skills, reward different thinking styles, and can be viewed somewhat differently by MBA programs and grad schools.

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GMAT vs. GRE: Does it Matter When Applying to MBA Programs?

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on February 19, 2019 2:28:49 PM CST

Should I take the GRE or the GMAT?

It’s an increasingly common question given the growing acceptance of the GRE. 10 years ago, very few MBA programs accepted the GRE as part of their admissions requirements. 5 years ago, a growing number of schools accepted the GRE in theory, but it was still a clear minority of students who were in fact applying to MBA programs with a GRE score instead of a GMAT score.

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