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If you plan to enroll in an undergraduate studies program or attend graduate school, law school, or business school, we can help you realize your academic goals. With test preparation courses for the GRE®, GMAT®LSAT®, New SAT®, ACT® and online options for courses, VCU Test Prep is Central Virginia area’s leading test prep solution.

Standardized test scores on the GRE®, GMAT®, LSAT®, SAT® and ACT® exams are a major component of your college or graduate school application process. These tests play a significant role in determining the future of your education. Standardized tests help determine your admission status and are often used in awarding merit-based scholarships, grants, fellowships and assistantships. Let VCU Test Prep programs help you prepare for and ace these important exams!

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Our test preparation courses were designed by a team of former standardized test item writers and test preparation experts. Our experienced and professional instructors are highly trained and care about your success. Let us help you achieve your goals!

All Test Prep courses include:


Graduate programs:

GMAT®—Pursue your MBA!

Considering an MBA?  Let us help you get into the program of your choice.  The GMAT® is the preferred exam for many top-ranking full-time and part-time MBA programs. Our professional instructors will help you understand each section of the GMAT®, dissect each item type, and develop a comprehensive plan for test day success.

GRE®—Advance your degree!

Seeking a graduate degree? The GRE® revised General Test measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study.  The GRE® is required for a large variety of master’s degree and doctoral degree programs.  Master’s in Education (ME), Social Work (MSW), Nurse Practitioner (NP), Business, and Public Administration programs often require or accept the GRE® exam.

LSAT®—Go to law school!

The LSAT® is a paper-based standardized exam that is administered four times per year.  Our LSAT® Test Prep Courses are precisely scheduled to make sure students reach test day performing at their peak.  Take the mystery out of the LSAT® and get the tools you need to succeed on test day!


Undergraduate programs

VCU’s SAT® and ACT® Preparation programs offer serious preparation for these high-stakes undergraduate admissions tests.

Nervous or curious about the recent changes to the SAT®? VCU Test Prep has everything you need to learn and master the new format!

The College Board has made significant changes to the format and content of the SAT®. Our experts will take the mystery out of the New SAT®, making it clear exactly what you need to know and helping you to hone your skills for the new format.

SAT® and ACT® Blitz

SAT® and ACT® Blitz courses during the academic year prepare students to reach the test date of their choice at peak performance. Live-online courses meet once or twice per week, allowing time to practice new skills during the week. This multi-week format of the SAT® and ACT® Prep Courses lead to greater opportunities for learning and interaction with our expert instructors. Courses are conveniently scheduled in the weeks leading up to the most popular SAT® and ACT® dates. Face-to-face courses are also available during the summer.

SAT® and ACT® Summer Institutes

VCU Test Prep’s Summer Institutes offer comprehensive preparation for the SAT® and ACT®. Our Summer Institutes are intensive test prep programs that provide students with the tools they need to prepare for and succeed on the SAT® or ACT®. They provide classroom instruction in a condensed one-week format, convenient for students seeking to develop essential test-taking tools during the summer—a time of year during which students have more free time to practice. Students receive in-depth review of the exam content, strategies for improving their scores, and a comprehensive study plan. Students have access to online office hours and practice material even after they leave the classroom, so they can maintain their skills leading up to test day.


Please note if enrolled in an incremental payment plan, full payment will be due if you choose to drop out of the program after the cancellation deadline.

VCU’s Test Prep program is a partner with Educational Testing Consultants, a leader in higher education test preparation. Each year, Educational Testing Consultants helps hundreds of students at major colleges and universities across the U.S. Educational Testing Consultants provides a proven program with a record of success and highly trained quality instructors.

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