Medical College Admission Test (MCAT ) is a standardized test that has been a part of the medical school admissions for more than 80 years.

News – The Writing Sample Section will be removed to make room for a voluntary Trial Section in 2013 and 2014. Explore the options on the left to learn more.

Almost all U.S. medical schools and many Canadian schools require applicants to submit MCAT exam scores. Many schools do not accept MCAT exam scores that are more than three years old.

MCAT Test Prep

What is on the MCAT exam?

Learn the topics covered on the test and what cognitive skills may be assessed for each section of the exam.

  • Physical Sciences
  • Biological Science
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Physical and Biological Sciences Cognitive Skills
  • Verbal Reasoning Cognitive Skills
  • Trial Section (Voluntary and un-scored)

The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a standardized test offered by Americna Association of Medical Colleges.

MCAT is a multiple-choice exam required by most Medical Schools in USA. It tests  problem solving, critical thinking, writing skills, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine.

MCAT test scores are valid for 3 years.

MCAT Test – Sections

MCAT Exam contains 4 different sections.

  1. Physical Sciences
  2. Verbal Reasoning
  3. Biological Science
  4. Writing

Physical Sciences Section

  • Math , physics and general chemisty
  • 52 multiple-choice questions
  • 70 minutes

Verbal Reasoning Section

  • Reading comprehension questions like GRE.
  • 40 multiple-choice questions
  • 60 minutes

Writing Section

  • 2 essay questions
  • 60 minute section

Biological Science Section

  • Biology and organic chemistry
  • 52 multiple-choice questions
  • 70 minutes

MCAT Test Prep – Books

 

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