Kaplan GRE Prep Courses

Written by Annie Rose Stathes, edited by for GradSchools.com, March 2014

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Studying for the GRE can be a daunting and difficult task. Thankfully, Kaplan offers structured guidance, preparation, and support to students studying for standardized tests including the GRE. Kaplan’s GRE Prep courses benefit students who:

  • Need structured support to study for the GRE
  • Will benefit from face-to-face interaction with an instructor
  • Need to brush-up on math, reading, and writing skills
  • Feel overwhelmed by everything they need to know to take the GRE
  • Must have a high GRE score to gain entrance to a graduate program
  • Don’t test well
  • Have a short amount of time to prepare for the GRE

Working with Kaplan may help you prepare for success on the GRE. They have online and in-person support options, all of which offer comprehensive instruction from experts, practice-testing, online instruction and practice, and more. Kaplan also offers a Higher Score Guarantee, reports that help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, study materials, and extended online access to recorded classroom sessions.

The following article outlines Kaplan’s GRE Prep options and provides links to register for each:

GRE Advantage: The New GRE On Site

This option provides on-site options for test-takers who want to prepare in a physical classroom with an expert teacher. This option offers face-to-face interaction plus online support. It includes:

  • 8 onsite classroom sessions with comprehensive instruction from an expert teacher
  • Access to 5,000 plus practice questions and QuizBank which allows students to create custom quizzes
  • Access to seven full-length tests in a classroom
  • Access to more than 180 additional hours of online instruction and practice
  • Convenient times and locations
  • Cost: $1299

GRE Advantage Plus: The New GRE On Site

This option provides all of the benefits of the GRE Advantage: The New GRE On Site option plus a boost for test-takers who want more one-on-one tutoring and additional help with math. In total, this option includes:

  • 8 onsite classroom sessions with comprehensive instruction from an expert teacher
  • Access to 5,000 plus practice questions and QuizBank which allows students to create custom quizzes
  • Access to seven full-length tests in a classroom
  • Access to more than 180 additional hours of online instruction and practice
  • Convenient times and locations
  • 3 one-on-one tutoring sessions with a faculty expert
  • Math Refresher On Demand
  • Advanced Math On Demand
  • Cost: $1599

GRE Advantage: The New GRE Anywhere (Online)

This option provides an option for test-takers who benefit from live courses but want to “attend” courses from the comfort of their own homes. This option offers live courses in an online format plus online support. It includes:

  • 8 live online classroom sessions with comprehensive instruction from an expert teacher
  • Access to 5,000 plus practice questions and QuizBank which allows students to create custom quizzes
  • Access to seven full-length tests in a classroom
  • Access to more than 180 additional hours of online instruction and practice
  • Convenient times and courses that can be accessed from anywhere
  • Cost: $849

GRE Advantage Plus: The New GRE Anywhere (Online)

This option provides all of the benefits of the GRE Advantage: The New GRE Anywhere (Online) option plus a boost for test-takers who want more one-on-one tutoring and additional help with math. In total, this option includes:

  • 8 live online classroom sessions with comprehensive instruction from an expert teacher
  • Access to 5,000 plus practice questions and QuizBank which allows students to create custom quizzes
  • Access to seven full-length tests in a classroom
  • Access to more than 180 additional hours of online instruction and practice
  • Convenient times and courses that can be accessed from anywhere
  • 3 one-on-one tutoring sessions with a faculty expert
  • Math Refresher On Demand
  • Advanced Math On Demand
  • Cost: Starting at $1,149

GRE Advantage: The New GRE (On-Demand)

This option allows test-takers to access comprehensive instruction when and where they choose. It is a great option for busy individuals who cannot commit to a particular time for live instruction or would otherwise benefit from pre-recorded instruction. This option includes:

  • 8 recorded video sessions featuring comprehensive instruction
  • Access to 5,000 plus practice questions and QuizBank which allows students to create custom quizzes
  • Access to seven full-length tests in a classroom
  • Access to more than 180 additional hours of online instruction and practice
  • Email-based support from expert instructors
  • Cost: $499

Click here to Learn More About the Higher Score Guarantee and Other Kaplan Test Preparation Services

About the Author: Annie Rose Stathes holds a B.A. in International Affairs and an M.A. in Political Science from the University of Colorado, Denver. She is currently an instructor of writing at Fort Lewis College in Durango Colorado.

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