These exams allow American universities to assess students from different backgrounds and school systems in terms of:
- Verbal reasoning and language analysis
- Critical thinking
- Analytical Writing
- Quantitative reasoning and data analysis
- Subject-specific knowledge
Every university, program and level require you to take a different set of exams. Scores needed for admission may also vary by institution.
The following pages offer further information about the most common admission exams:
For Master’s and PhD students: Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
For MBA students: Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).
For JD Programs: LSAT (Voor een LLM hoef je meestal geen LSAT te doen)
For medicine: USMLE of MCAT