Next Step to Med School: MCAT Blog
At Next Step, we believe in educating first. Our MCAT blog was created to reflect this value. Our articles are written by the same MCAT experts who write our MCAT books, MCAT practice exams, and our MCAT course materials. We also partner with guest contributors regularly, both professionals and industry experts, to make sure that you are getting information that is not only relevant, but accurate.
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Choosing an MCAT date is not easy. With 30 test dates to choose from, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Your MCAT plays a huge role in applying to medical school, and putting off your MCAT can mean delaying your application. The perfect test date will allow you to juggle your everyday life and a robust […]READ MORE
To earn a 99th-percentile MCAT score, you’ll need discipline, personal accountability, and enough time to study. Admittedly, there’s a lot more to it than that, and no one can describe it better than someone who was in your shoes and knows exactly what you’re going through. Next Step Test Prep MCAT instructor Phil Hawkins divulges […]READ MORE
Admit it: Do your eyes glaze over when reading a dense, science-heavy passage? It’s easy to get lost in the terminology and data, making this question type intimidating for many MCAT students. This review provides an interactive discussion of figures and data on the MCAT – how to approach data, trends, and figures that appear […]READ MORE
You might already have a basic understanding of metabolism—at the very least, you should know it slows down as we age. However, to fully understand metabolism as it relates to the MCAT, we need to take a deeper look into Bioenergetics. What is glycolysis, gluconeogenesis, and the Pentose Phosphate Pathway? How does thermodynamics play into […]READ MORE
Are you thinking about attending Medical School? If so, you don’t want to miss this. One of Next Step Test Prep’s top instructors, Phil Hawkins, discusses the basics of the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT), what it covers, how it is scored, how it weighed in your medical school applications, and even cover a few […]READ MORE
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