What is the MCAT?

Everything you need to know about the MCAT in one easy-to-understand guide.

The MCAT, or Medical College Admission Test, is a standardized, multiple-choice exam administered by the AAMC.

Find out what are the four MCAT sections and the breakdown of the number of questions for each section.

Knowing the subjects that are tested on the exam will help you optimize your study time.

The MCAT is 7 hours and 30 minutes long, including breaks. Find out what else can you expect on test day.

Read these requirements for taking the MCAT as well as undergraduate courses that could help in your preparation.

Taking the MCAT requires planning and that includes choosing an MCAT date. Find out when is the best time to take the exam.

Find out how many times you can take the exam and how medical schools evaluate multiple scores.

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