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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 167
Verbal 168
Total Scored
335

Magoosh helped keep me on track, at a much lower price point than other test prep systems. I followed the one-month plan, and was happy to do small pieces of prep each day. While I couldn't keep up the pace with a full-time job (as the guide warned me), I still believe Magoosh helped me a lot. I learned general strategies (number sense, not looking at the verbal answers without my own answer), a sense for timing, and most importantly, I always had a plan to follow so I couldn't second-guess myself.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 164
Verbal 153
Total Scored
317

Though I had hoped for 320+ score, I am satisfied with what I've got (317).

Magoosh was instrumental in raising my English and Maths standards. The questions Magoosh has in its repertory, are at par with the ones you see in the actual test. Moreover, I got the score exactly what was anticipated by the Magoosh system.

Verbal - The videos are excellent and efficacious. By watching them again and again, the strategies get imbibed in your mind and becomes a part of your subconscious. The tips Magoosh team provides in their blogs are inimitative, rarely shared by any of the top training institutes for free.

Quant - The strategies and approaches to unfathomable problems are really helping. They help not only to crack a difficult question, but help you develop an approach which you can apply even to simpler problems to solve them well within time. Following this, consequently, I had 5 minutes to spare in each Quant section.

Thanks to the whole Magoosh team, and last but not the least - I am a software engineer with an extensive experience in software building and I have no doubt in saying that Magoosh system is by far the best in business and is absolutely brilliantly designed with a rich and easy user-interface.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 148
Verbal 156
Total Scored
304



It helped a lot, I am awful at math and the math lectures were great

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 147 153 + 6
Verbal 149 151 + 2
Total 296 Scored
304

Magoosh clearly helped me so much with the math portion, I improved 6 points (and my first score was pretty bad). The video tutorials are extremely helpful.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 155
Verbal 150
Total Scored
305

Yeah, It helped me a lot, especially in the quantitative section, with all the shortcuts and in-depth analysis.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 160
Verbal 151
Total Scored
311

Magoosh was really great and it helped me a lot in my scores. I'd like the thank the team for giving me a timely response on any question I asked. I have already and will keep recommending Magoosh to gre students

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 156 162 + 6
Verbal 142 144 + 2
Total 298 Scored
306

it helped me practice various math problems and get familiar with the computer-based system

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 152
Verbal 158
Total Scored
310

It completely reinvigorated my ability to work with numbers—knowledge that atrophied a long time ago.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 630 160
Verbal 630 168
Total 1260 Scored
128

It was a great review of the math I learned in high school and haven't touched since (8 years). The lessons were clear, concise, just what I needed to familiarize myself with the topics again. The intro sections to the AWA were also helpful in thinking about how to approach the sections, though they were wordy and took too long to get to the point.

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Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 163
Verbal 150
Total Scored
313

The product helped me immensely by developing my confidence. Some of the math problems are difficult than ones encountered on GRE.
I would recommend Magoosh for both Verbal and Quant.
The team replied to my queries within 24 hours.

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.

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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).

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.

Before
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.

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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!

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.

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