Evaluating Kaplans Test Preparation Programs

For almost 70 years, Kaplan has provided high school and college students with a variety of different preparation programs for virtually all standardized tests from the PSATS to the LSATS.

High school students will benefit from Kaplan’s test preparation programs for the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT), Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT), Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE), Cooperative Admissions Exam (COOP), High School Placement Test (HSPT), Test for Admission to Catholic High Schools (TACHS), Armed Services Vocational Abilities Battery (ASVAB), and the General Education Development Diploma (GED). For high school students hoping to enter into competitive colleges various programs are available through Kaplan including the PSAT, SAT, ACT, and College Level Exam Program (CLEP) tests. SAT subject test preparation (including English, History, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Mathematics, and Foreign Languages) and AP Test preparation in as many as 30 different subjects are also available through Kaplan.

International students who want to attend colleges or universities in the United States can demonstrate their proficiency in the English language with Kaplan’s assistance in preparing for tests such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

Students interested in pursuing graduate studies can register for one of Kaplan’s graduate admissions test preparation programs which include courses for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), any of the GRE Subject Tests, and the Miller Analogies Test (MAT). Graduate students with an interest in attending business school can prepare for the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). Students applying to medical schools can prepare for the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and then the United States Medical Licensure Examination (USMLE). And, students entering or enrolled in law school can register for Kaplan’s LSAT or Bar Examination Preparation programs.

Kaplan also offers preparation materials for the Optometry Admission Test (OAT), the Pharmacy College Admissions Test (PCAT), the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX), the Dental Admission Test (DAT), the National Board Dental Exam (NBDE), the PRAXIS test, the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) for both RN and PNs, the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and Engineer-in-Training (EIT) tests, and the Principles and Practice of Engineers test (PE).

For students taking any one of the previously mentioned examinations, there are various options available from Kaplan. Some of the options include private tutoring sessions which are comprised of one-on-one sessions with Kaplan certified tutors; Classroom courses, and online programs, which include self-directed lessons via the internet. Kaplan also publishes a series of best-selling books and computer software developed to help students master these crucial examinations. These materials are available online or at many local bookstores.

Kaplan’s flexible course schedules, free make-up sessions, and excellent preparation materials are sure to help you get a higher score on your standardized tests. For more information and special discounts, visit their website at www.Kaplan.com.