Preparing Students

The GRE® Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology (BCM) Test was discontinued in December 2016. Scores will continue to be reportable for five years after the 2015–16 testing year.

GRE® Information Bulletin

The 2016–17 GRE® Bulletin provides information about the GRE® General Test, Subject Tests, policies and procedures for testing and GRE services and publications. The policies and procedures contained in the Bulletin are in effect from July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017.

GRE Test Preparation

ETS offers test preparation resources specifically for educators who help prospective test takers. And if you advise students, it's important to encourage them to use the FREE and low-cost test preparation materials provided by ETS, so they can feel ready on test day.

For Educators:

  • GRE Test Preparation Workshops for Educators — One-day workshops given in the United States that provide in-depth information on the GRE General Test and enable attendees to develop and conduct their own campus-based workshops.
  • POWERPREP® II Software — Preparation for the computer-delivered GRE General Test. The GRE program encourages schools to download the software and make it available to students on their campuses. (Can be used with PC or Mac® systems)
  • Criterion® Online Writing Evaluation Service — A classroom-based tool that offers practice with authentic GRE Analytical Writing topics, and provides holistic evaluations and diagnostic feedback instantly to students and instructors.
  • ScoreItNow!™ Online Writing Practice — A web-based tool that helps prospective test takers sharpen their writing skills and prepare for the Analytical Writing section of the GRE General Test. The ScoreItNow! Voucher Service allows sponsors to purchase bulk quantities of ScoreItNow! Online Writing Practice Vouchers for distribution to sponsored examinees preparing to take the GRE General Test. Download an easy to use order form.

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