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These are survey responses from actual Magoosh students after they took the GRE.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 164
Verbal 167
Total Scored
331

I purchased a couple Manhattan Prep books, ETS's Official Guide, different phone apps, etc. yet I ended up using Magoosh's online application almost exclusively. I work full time and was only able to study after work and weekends. I was exhausted most nights after work before I even sat down to study... without the structure that Magoosh provides I would not have been able to be nearly as effective. I did not want to take the test more than once and my target was a 330. I scored a 331; what else can I say? Magoosh was literally a fraction of the price of the other paid resources. It has everything you need, trust me.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 168
Verbal 168
Total Scored
336

Magoosh was fantastic. I will admit, I was a little skeptical- why would this sketchy online GRE course with a heavily self-promoting blog and a weird name be any good. But I heard some good things, and the price was good, so I was willing to give it a shot. I didn't want to pay upwards of $1000 for a Manhattan course, and was willing to take a risk. And I couldn't be happier with how things turned out. The lessons were spot on, and broke out the key components very well. The practice questions and exams were accessible and good. And the explanations for each question helped a lot, since practice is such a big component of a good score. I think that I had the same learning/prep experience, if not better, than all of my friends that paid for Manhattan.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 152
Verbal 159
Total Scored
311

I was really nervous and anxious about re-learning math because I didn't take any in college, and had always hated it in highschool. The videos were very straightforward and calming and really made me feel like every problem was simple enough for me to do on my own. I'm planning to take the test again in a month as I believe I have room to improve.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 152
Verbal 161
Total Scored
313

It was exactly like the test, and it really helped me not be stressed when exam day came. The video answers were really helpful because it helped me realize my mistakes and lead me to get a pretty good score.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 152
Verbal 159
Total Scored
311

Provided me with computer-based practice. Practicing in a book isn't nearly as helpful as working on a computer screen to simulate the real test.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 150
Verbal 149
Total Scored
299

Magoosh is the best study guide for GRE. Both math and verbal lessons were extremely helpful. After working through hundreds of practice questions, I was able to take the actual GRE with lot of confidence. Thanks to the entire team!

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 159
Verbal 167
Total Scored
326

It's tough for me to thank you guys enough for what you might have done for my future. I'm going to try and help your bottom line by referring you on as many GRE message boards as possible, but the rigor of the questions is a major bonus. It's tough to have every question type or vocab word listed, but the tough questions made me prepared to the point where I knew how to attack every problem. I honestly felt I could have aced the test and to tell you the truth disappointed in my quant score (159), but I legitimately thought I had every question right because I knew how to attack every question.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 630ish 150
Verbal 630ish 151
Total 1260 Scored
151

It was GREAT! I've been out of school for 6+ years, haven't thought about math for even longer than that, so Magoosh was just what I needed to refresh my memory and teach me a few things as well. I also loved the tips and tricks in the verbal/AWA sections. It all helped a LOT, even though I didn't get the score I wanted (it would have been MUCH worse without Magoosh).

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 147
Verbal 166
Total Scored
313

It helped with the verbal, especially. I liked the way I could do problems in "practice" mode and see if I was getting the gist of things or not before doing a bunch of problems wrong. Your customer service is amazing! I loved the individual, personalized emails explaining problems that I didn't understand.

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Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 151 150
Verbal 164 165 + 1
Total 315 Scored
315

Honestly, I didn't get to use it enough to say. The tutorials were extremely useful and I felt better going in... but as you can see not much changed and my math score, the one I was worried about, went DOWN!

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 151 158 + 7
Verbal 148 152 + 4
Total 299 Scored
311

I feel magoosh helped me a lot in improving my score. organised way of video lessons helped me to understand the organised structure of gre exam. Video explanations are really helpful.I would strongly recommend magoosh for any gre takers.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 770 (161) 168
Verbal 480 (152) 163
Total 1250 Scored
331

Magoosh provided a wealth of well-structured and truly representative quant problems. Doing those several times, along with taking several practice tests in Magoosh, really helped me get comfortable doing extremely difficult quant problems in under a minute and a half. Also, the videos helped clarify any areas where my understanding was somewhat lacking.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 159
Verbal 168
Total Scored
327

Video explanations for every question were useful. The video lessons were also very helpful.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 149
Verbal 147
Total Scored
296

Helped me stayed focus with a study schedule specially because I did the one month cramming!

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 156 158 + 2
Verbal 148 153 + 5
Total 304 Scored
311

1. It mirrored the GRE content pretty well.
2. Techniques taught in verbal videos were extremely helpful.
3. Team magoosh is very prompt in helping with any kind of query.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 136
Verbal 158
Total Scored
294

Hello!

I used Magoosh only for about a week and mostly on the Verbal section. Since English is not my first language I was really stressed about not understanding difficult passages or certain terms. I took the GRE today just to get a feeling of the test, knowing that I was not prepared. I almost jumped out of my chair when I saw an almost 160 on my Verbal section. I loved your videos and practice test on the verbal part. As for the math, I haven't really had time to study. I took a week off from work and kind of perused through the material. Many of the mathematical concepts seemed too complicated for me to grasp (at least now, 20 years from my last math lesson that I can remember). Also, I had a hard time maintaining focus on the 9 minutes long videos. They seemed too dense for me. I will go back to your site and start small when I'll begin my preparation. I don't know if 4-5 weeks is enough time for someone who starts from scratch to get a decent score on the Quantitative part of the GRE...Maybe you guys would have some suggestions on how to better prepare... It is such a blessing that you exist...I would have perhaps given up on the idea of applying for a PhD if it weren't for the great recommendations of your users.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 560 (146) 150
Verbal 230 (130) 148
Total 790 Scored
298

It helped me a lot to improve my score almost 10 points in new scale and i am happy with the services.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 163
Verbal 151
Total Scored
314

Maths course structure is pretty good..Verbal also helped a lot.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 155
Verbal 148
Total Scored
303

The individual lessons were very helpful. I was able to review all areas in math that I hadn't taken in over 5 years.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 156
Verbal 153
Total Scored
309

I cant comment on the maths material of Magoosh since I used only their English material. It really helped me improve. Initially, my verbal score in the diagnostic test by powerprep was 140. With Magoosh I went to 153. I would like to add something though. This course will help an individual if he is ready to work hard. If you are ready for that, Magoosh is the way to go.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 161
Verbal 161
Total Scored
322

The product was awesome. The customer service was exceptional. There were other products I tried that offered similar things but this program was the best and comprehensive. This combined with flashcards, and the official GRE book expanded my vocabulary, got me use to taking large numbers of questions, and doing everything with speed.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 155
Verbal 156
Total Scored
311

It really helped me learn the math and without your product I doubt I would have done half as good.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 140
Verbal 156
Total Scored
296

It really helped in the verbal section. In the math section, it helped in the word problems. However, I have never had geometry and didn't get that section done very well, so I failed all geometry questions.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 158
Verbal 168
Total Scored
326

Loved the video explanations associated with the practice questions.

Magoosh helped me target where I needed to focus my study efforts and if I had had more time to complete all the math practice questions I'm sure I could have raised my math score even more.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 560 157
Verbal 510 146
Total 1070 Scored
303

It provided realistic test like training. The level of difficulty was perfect and the instruction was awesome! Overall, I loved the product...I will recommend it to anyone interested in taking the GRE!

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 163
Verbal 148
Total Scored
311

It material is very helpful in achieving my targeted score, especially the practice tests.

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