MCAT Tutoring in New York, NYC

 

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Our tutors have taken the new MCAT and have a first hand knowledge of it.

 

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Please check out our study resources here: MCAT 2015 Study Resources

 

What is MCAT 2015 Content percent of subjects in each section:

 

 

Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems Section:

 

25%biochemistry, 5%biology, 30% general chemistry, 15% organic chemistry, 25% physics

 

Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems Section:

 

25%biochemistry, 65% biology, 5%general chemistry, 5% organic chemistry

 

Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior Section:

 

65% psychology, 30% sociology, 5% biology

 

Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Section:

 

Humanities 50%, Social Sciences, 50% 

 

 

How long is each section and what is the order of sections?

 

Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems Section: 59 questions, 95 minutes

 

Break:10 minutes

 

Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Section: 53 questions, 90 minutes

 

Break: 30 minutes

 

Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems Section: 59 questions, 95 minutes

 

Break:10 minutes

 

Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior Section: 59 questions, 95 minutes

 

 

What free resources are there for the new MCAT?

 

Khan Academy has partnered with AAMC for content review and practice passages for the new MCAT

http://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/mcat

 

For a quick biology review, we find this website to be concise and onpoint.

https://b51ab7d9e5e1e7063dcb70cee5c33cf7f4b7bad8.googledrive.com/host/0Bx6hk6AUBHxDc2d4TDJZTFIyMGs/default.htm

 

One great series of biochemistry videos that are concise, and very helpful are those by moof university. Check them out!

https://www.youtube.com/user/MoofUniversity/playlists

 

Free Transformation Tutoring MCAT 2015 videos and study materials are coming up soon!

 

 

How many times does AAMC allow to take the MCAT?

 

You can take MCAT maximum 3 times a year, 4 times in 2 years and 7 times in your lifetime.

 

 

 

How is the new MCAT scored?

 

The total score will range from 472 to 528. The midpoint is 500. Each of the four sections will be scored from a low of 118 to a high of 132, with a midpoint of 125. 

 

 

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For your free consultation with an MCAT tutor in NYC, please call 646-407-9078

MCAT Tutoring NYC

Mayya Glushankova, Founder of Transformation Tutoring, will help you succeed on this test by teaching all of the relevant concepts and practicing hundreds of problems. She will create a plan that targets your weaknesses and strengths, and is suited for your timeline. An amazing MCAT score is achieved through a great fundamental knowledge of each of the subjects tested as well as understanding of the test itself. Mayya knows first hand how to get an amazing score on the new MCAT and is ready to share her tips with you. 

Grant Schelifer currently attends Harvard Medical School. He graduated summa cum laude from Emory University in 2015 with degrees in Religion and Biology and competed masters in behavioral science and health education at Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University.  Grant self-studied for the MCAT for six months while teaching high school science at District of Columbia Public Schools. He earned an impressive 526 (132, 132, 132, 130), placing him in the 100th percentile of test-takers in 2016.

 

Grant sets up a study schedule for each student using the AAMC topics list as a curriculum guide. Prior to each session, the student receives a personalized problem set to target knowledge gaps. During sessions, these exercises serve as a starting point for in-depth conversation about MCAT topics.