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Preparing for the MCAT

Workshop/Seminar: Professional (Medical/Dental) School

Building 50, Room 1227/1328
Nov 28, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Speaker(s): Bill Higgins, PhD, Pre-professional Adviser, OITE, Elena Hernandez-Ramon, MD/PhD, Pre-professional Adviser, OITE
This event is recommended for: Postbacs.

This workshop will help you not only to prepare for the MCAT but also to do the very best that you can.  Topics to be covered include

How to prepare

  • How will my score affect the application process?
  • When should I take the test?
  • Sections, content, types of question
  • Strategies for attacking the different sections
  • How to study
  • How do I know what to study?

Test day!

  • Final preparations
  • Test day strategies and a checklist
  • Test day procedures

Medical School Application Schedule for Admission in August 2018


To request sign language interpreters and/or other accommodation, please contact NIH Interpreting Services by phone at 301-402-8180, by submitting a request online, or by using the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339. Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the event.