Test Prep Courses

MCAT Prep Course

Planning on taking the MCAT® exam? Our Prep Course will coach you on the skills and tools you’ll need to hurdle this big step on your path to medical school.

About our MCAT Prep Course:

  • 42 hours of in-person instruction at the University of Arizona
  • Review required content knowledge for all four sections of the exam
  • Learn key strategies for time management, studying, and test-taking skills
  • Two proctored AAMC practice tests
  • Small class sizes and access to instructors for individualized support
  • Competitively priced at $1100. University of Arizona students and alumni receive a $50 discount.
  • Official AAMC materials included in course fee

2020-2021 Schedule

Fall Session 1 (Online): August 29 – October 10, 2020 Online Course
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 8/29 and 10/10, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Fall Session 2 (Online): October 17 – November 21, 2020 Online Course
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 10/17 and 11/21, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
No class October 30, November 11, and November 20

Spring Session 1 : January 4 – 16, 2021
Mondays through Fridays: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (includes lunch break)
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 11/21/2020 and 1/16/2021, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Spring Session 2: January 16 – February 27, 2021
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 1/16 and 2/27, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Spring Session 3: March 6 – April 24, 2021
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 3/6 and 4/24, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
No class the week of March 8 – 12

Spring Session 4: April 24 – June 5, 2021
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Full-length proctored practice tests on Saturdays 4/24 and 6/5, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
No class the weeks of May 10 – 14 and May 31 – June 4

Registration

Click the button below to access our registration portal and sign up for an MCAT prep course.

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Please contact us at (520) 626-9873 or prep@arizona.edu if you have any questions regarding the MCAT prep course.

For payment details, you can review our Payment & Discounts page.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

The course includes access to all official AAMC material, both digital and print, including four full-length practice tests, all six question packs, a section bank, flashcards, and the Official Guide to the MCAT Exam. Also included is an instructor-designed student workbook.

Most students take around four to five months to study for the MCAT. We recommend you take this course at the beginning of the time you’ve allotted for study. This will ensure you have an adequate grasp of the test’s basic content and principles, which are crucial for effective independent study.

The course will cover high-yield topics and strategies for every section, with an emphasis on essential science content and reading comprehension strategies. It will also give general test-taking advice applicable to the MCAT.

The MCAT instructor will provide suggested practice for each section, which you may use at your discretion to shore up your knowledge of the test’s content or any section thereof.