Study for the MCAT Exam

Prepare for the MCAT exam with official test prep resources written by the test developers at the AAMC.

Khan Academy MCAT Video Collection

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With more than 1,100 free videos and 3,000 review questions, the Khan Academy MCAT Collection covers all of the content that is tested on the MCAT exam. As of December of 2015, the Collection now includes 30 passages and 9 videos about the Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills section.

The collection was created by Khan Academy with support and funding from the AAMC and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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Roadmap to MCAT Content in Sociology and Psychology Textbooks

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The AAMC reached out to publishers of introductory psychology and sociology textbooks for detailed information on where to find the concepts that you'll need for the new Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior section of the MCAT exam. This free resource provides a "roadmap" to help you focus your studies as you prepare to take the MCAT exam.

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A Roadmap to MCAT(R) Content in Biochemistry Textbooks

Please note that we are aware that Boundless removed its textbooks from their website on September 10, 2017. We are working to update the resource to include additional free and low-costs textbooks.

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How to Create a Study Plan for the MCAT Exam

Preparing for the MCAT exam takes time. It's no surprise one of the most frequently asked questions is “What's the best way to prepare for the exam?” This guide walks you through six steps to develop your own study plan.

New Study Materials Complete the Khan Academy MCAT Collection

Like others who are preparing for the MCAT exam, you probably wonder how you can prepare for the Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills section, which doesn’t require you to study specific content. The Khan Academy MCAT Collection now includes new study and guidance materials for this section...