UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

GRE Test Preparation

Test Preparation

GRE Classes


Class Dates and Rates


August 13 - September 5, 2019; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-11 p.m.
September 10 - October 3, 2019; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-11 p.m.
September 11 - October 7, 2019; Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.
September 24 - October 17, 2019; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.
October 8 - November 5, 2019*; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-11 p.m.
October 23 - November 20, 2019*; Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.
November 19 - December 19, 2019*; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.
December 9 - 19, 2019; Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8-11 p.m.
 

* No classes on 10/31/19, 11/11/19, 11/26/19, and 11/28/19.

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GRE Class Content

Quantitative Test topics include:

  • Solution strategies, both for quantitative comparison and for multiple choice problems
  • Tips for breaking complex word problems into small, manageable parts 
  • Tips for turning geometry diagrams into solvable equations
  • Review of the math concepts frequently tested on the exam

Verbal Test topics include:

  • Solving problems when you don't know the vocabulary 
  • Answering reading comprehension questions quickly, without reading the entire passage 
  • Using comparison and contrast clues to solve sentence completion problems

General Topics Include:

  • Solving "Multiple Right Answer" questions
  • Utilizing the process of elimination 
  • Mastering time management skills 
  • Minimizing test anxiety 
  • Identifying common distractors 
  • Additionally, strategies for the analytical writing section are outlined, and sample prompts with accompanying essays are discussed.

System Requirements

The live-online GRE Prep Course is offered online using Adobe Connect, a free browser plug-in. All you need are a high-speed internet connection and speakers or head phones.

Course materials will be delivered directly to your home, or arrangements can be made for you to pick them up at the UWRF Continuing Education Office. We recommend registering at least four (4) business days in advance of the class start date to ensure timely delivery of your student package.  

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Free GRE Strategy Workshops

Attend an informational session where experienced test preparation instructors will share their knowledge and strategies for achieving great test results. There is no cost to participate in these workshops, but advanced registration is required to obtain access to the online workshops.

September 4, 6 - 7 p.m. or 8 - 9 p.m.
September 25, 8 - 9 p.m.
October 9, 8 - 9 p.m.
November 6, 6 - 7 p.m. or 8 - 9 p.m.

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Or contact:

Angela Whitaker
Program Manager
Email
715-425-3261


What Our Students Say

"In taking your class, my verbal score went up 3 points and my math score up 9, giving me a 12 point increase. 320 was my goal, and there was no way I would have made it without taking your course. Your teaching skills were fantastic and I greatly appreciate your help and guidance."

"I would 110% recommend this course to ANYONE out there who is taking the GRE. I actually already have! You taught me not only the math and verbal principles to be successful, but also gave me strategies on how to take the test better - that's huge."

Contact Us

Continuing Education
continuing.ed@uwrf.edu
715-425-3256
Regional Development Building

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