The MCAT:

The Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®), developed and administered by the AAMC, is a standardized, multiple-choice examination created to help medical school admissions offices assess your problem solving, critical thinking, and knowledge of natural, behavioral, and social science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. You can read more on the official MCAT website

Preparing for the MCAT:

Read the AAMC’s website to learn more about how to prepare for the exam.

Look into the Fee Assistance Program for help funding your MCAT, including prep materials, the exam, and your medical school applicatoin fees. 

MCAT Prep Resources:

FREE:

 

AFFORDABLE (≤$250)

  • Official MCAT products to purchase, found on the official MCAT website
    • Includes items such as the official MCAT guide, flashcards, question packs, and practice exams

 

PRICIER ($250-$1000)

 

STEEPER PRICES* ($1000+)

(*May have lower priced options for different packages)                        
 

This is not an extensive list of MCAT prep options. Please note that OSU  does not officially endorse any of these MCAT prep companies.