Monthly Archives: May 2012

Good Scores on the New GRE for Engineering Programs

Interested in going to graduate school in engineering? Wondering what a good score on the new GRE is for graduate programs in engineering? “It’s Not GREek!” breaks down the new GRE score ranges for US News & World Report’s top … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek GRE Vocabulary: Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots

This week, “It’s Not GREek!” is taking a break from its regular spotlighting of GRE vocabulary words to talk about some important prefixes.  Knowing these prefixes will help you break down unfamiliar words and make educated guesses about their meaning, … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning: Cleaning Up Your Google Search Results

You know that the graduate school of your dreams is looking for candidates with a good score on the new GRE, a killer admissions essay, great research experience, and impressive recommendations, but did you know there’s another factor admissions officers … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek GRE Vocabulary: Scintilla

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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Doctorate vs. Master’s Degrees: Factors to Consider Part II

In our last post, we discussed the financial and temporal considerations that should be at the forefront of your mind when deciding whether to pursue a Ph.D or a master’s degree.  This week, we will continue this discussion with some … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek: August

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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Good New GRE Scores for Education Graduate Programs

Wondering what a good score on the new GRE is for graduate programs in education?  US News & World Report recently released their 2013 rankings for several graduate programs.  Below, we discuss the average GRE scores for students accepted to … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek GRE Vocabulary: Balderdash

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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