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2016 GRE Test Review - Fall Session I

Location:  Northern Illinois University
                Graham Hall, Room 340
                DeKalb, IL 60115

Dates and Times:

September 24:    Reading Comprehension (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) GH 340  
September 24    Verbal Reasoning & Essay (2 p.m. - 6 p.m.) GH 340
October 1:   Discrete Quantitative I (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) GH 340
October 1:   Discrete Quantitative II (2 p.m. - 6 p.m.) GH 340
October 8:   Quantitative Comparisons/Data (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) GH 340 

Review Segments:
Verbal Reasoning - The Verbal Reasoning section measures your ability to analyze and draw conclusions from discourse; reason from incomplete data; understand the meanings of words, sentences and entire texts;  understand relationships among words, sentences and entire texts; understand relationships among words and among concepts.  Your GRE instructor will guide you through the various types of questions you will encounter, teach you strategies for finding the best answer, and provide tips on developing your vocabulary.
Analytical Writing (Essay) - The GRE requires the writing of two essays:  one developing an issue, and one developing an argument.  Your instructor will explain the difference between these two essay types, discuss how these essays are scored, and present strategies for approaching and composing each essay.
Mathematical Skills - This section tests your knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, weighted averages, proportions, factoring polynomials, and more.  The GRE instructor will teach you strategies so you can apply these concepts to the various problem types you will encounter on the test.
Note:  Registration for the test review course does not include your registration for the actual exam.  Attend each session and you may repeat the review FREE for any reason (such as a change in your date to take the test, etc.).
NOTE:  We also have an ONLINE test review available.  For details:

Materials:  Tuition includes comprehensive workbook, several actual previous tests, and a CD-ROM.
Please note that the charge to your credit card will appear on your statement as "NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL".
Cancellation Policy:  If you cancel, you must cancel at least seven working days before the review to receive a refund.  If so, we will refund all fees, minus a $50 cancellation fee. Cancellations must be received in writing.  Fax to 815-753-6900 or e-mail

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