What score do you need on the MCAT?

What Score do You Need on the MCAT?

Published from MCAT Coach | Tools, Tips & Habits for making a 521+ How to get the most out of your MCAT score Obviously, when it comes to the MCAT, a higher score is always better. But what score do you individually need on the MCAT, and when is it time for a retake? Determining Your Individual MCAT Score By the time you start studying for the MCAT, you already have a good idea of […]

Why You Keep Scoring Low on the MCAT

5 Reasons Why You Are Scoring Low on the MCAT

…and What to do About It It’s been a month. You’ve waited thirty, grueling days to receive your score back from the MCAT. And now, after all that time, you are met with let-down and turmoil. There is no worse feeling than spending months in preparation for an exam only to receive a bad score. Maybe you didn’t get the score you needed to get into your top medical school. Or maybe you just blew […]

Pre Meds: 5 Mistakes to Avoid while studying for the mcat

Pre Meds: 5 Mistakes to Avoid While Studying for the MCAT

1) Not Having a Solid Routine. Scoring in the top percentile on the MCAT requires a rigorous, but dependable routine. The studying involved is not something that occurs over night. You have to do your research well ahead of the test date and plan your studying across several months. This means avoiding the typical trap of boom-or-bust procrastination. Bad students put off studying until the last minute and attempt to make up time by cramming a […]