office of Academic Support
Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Dr. Jason LaTouche presents an overview of the GRE
before going into detail over each section at the
The GRE is a test commonly required by most universities in order to apply for graduate level courses. Check with the university where you are applying to see their GRE requirements and deadlines. The test covers three primary academic areas:
- Analytical Writing — Measures critical thinking and analytical writing skills, specifically the test taker's ability to articulate complex ideas clearly and effectively
- Verbal Reasoning — Measures reading comprehension skills and verbal and analogical reasoning skills, focusing on the test taker's ability to analyze and evaluate written material
- Quantitative Reasoning — Measures problem-solving ability, focusing on basic concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and data analysis
Original Source, http://www.ets.org/gre/general/about
Check the GRE website for information concerning testing centers in your area and test updates.
Saturday, February 22 @ 9:00am - 4:00pm
Founder's Hall, Bernie Beck Lecture Hall
The deadline to RSVP is Thursday, February 20.
Need help preparing for the Graduate Records Examination? We've got you covered! Join us for an all-day workshop that will help kick start your preparations with study tips, materials, and tips and tricks for avoiding pitfalls on the GRE. Space is limited, soregister today! You can register for the GRE , and then pay at the Business Office, Founder's Hall room 108. You can also pay by phone at 254-519-5455. Contact Ryan Thompson at (254) 519-5796 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
TAMUCT Students - $30
non-TAMUCT Students - $60
includes light breakfast, lunch, and study materials. All fees paid are non-refundable.
All payments must be made to the Business Office for registration to be complete. You can pay by:
Phone - (254) 519-5455
In Person - Founder's Hall, FH 108C
By Mail -
Texas A&M University - Central Texas
Attn. Student Affairs
1001 Leadership Pl
Killeen, TX 76549
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