The three most common admission tests for grad and professional school are listed below with links for more information. (Be aware that some grad programs don’t require admissions tests, so check the applications first!)
- GRE – Graduate Record Exam
Used by most graduate programs.
- GMAT – Graduate Management Aptitude Test
Business Schools and MBA programs typically require the GMAT.
- LSAT – Law School Admissions Test
Required for those applying to law programs.
Studying for Admissions Tests
There are a lot of tools out there to help you prep for admissions tests including books, online tutorials and classes. Two University of Minnesota offices provide great resources to help you prepare: