MCAT Basics Podcast

BONUS: Developing an MCAT Study Plan

Alex Starks joins Sam to talk about preparing for the MCAT. Alex is a very experienced tutor, having helped 400+ students in their test preparation. As a 99-percentile scorer, he shares his study tips and recommended resources for the MCAT.

  • [01:25] Setting an MCAT test date
  • [02:41] Creating an effective study plan
  • [08:52] When should you start taking practice exams?
  • [12:00] Practicing for the MCAT CARS portion
  • [16:18] Alex’s recommended materials
  • [18:53] When should you postpone or cancel your MCAT
  • [20:08] Debunking or Confirming Reddit/SDN MCAT advice

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Sam Smith

Sam completed his Bachelors of Science in Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Colorado Boulder. Following his graduation, he worked at the National Institutes of Health Vaccine Research Center studying HIV. Meanwhile, with a microphone in his garage, Sam founded the MCAT Basics podcast. The podcast has grown to become the top rated MCAT podcast on iTunes. In addition to podcasting, Sam enjoys the outdoors, sports, and his friends and family.

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