Ch 7: LSAT Prep: General Info

About This Chapter

The articles in this chapter have been collected to provide you with all of the information you'll need on registering and preparing for the LSAT exam.

LSAT Prep: General Info - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

This chapter contains useful articles that will help you understand practical information about the LSAT and present you with resources for studying. In these articles, you'll explore:

  • What the test is and who it's designed for
  • Registration information, testing dates, scores and fees
  • Preparation books and courses
  • Practice tests
  • Strategies for developing a study plan

Resource Benefits

The articles are a great resource in preparing for the LSAT, because:

  • They're practical: The articles teach you what you need to know about the exam, how to register and testing fees.
  • They're accessible: The information is provided in an engaging and efficient manner.
  • They're authoritative: Each article has been comprehensively researched to ensure the information is as accurate and helpful as possible.
  • They're valuable: You'll have access to material regarding studying techniques, preparation materials and practice tests.

18 Lessons in Chapter 7: LSAT Prep: General Info
LSAT Test Dates

1. LSAT Test Dates

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is used to determine if applicants have the academic skills needed to be successful in law school. Find out when and where the LSAT is given, learn how to register, and discover how you can prepare for the exam.

Average LSAT Score

2. Average LSAT Score

Law School Admission Test (LSAT) scores are used to assess applicants' critical-thinking skills and are often predictors of student success in a JD program. Law schools typically report the median LSAT scores of their admitted students, rather than the average. Keep reading to learn more about these scores, the format of the LSAT, and how to prepare for it.

LSAT Registration Information

3. LSAT Registration Information

Achieving success on the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) can help earn you admission into your law school of choice. Here you'll learn about how to register for the test, how much it will cost you and more.

Best LSAT Prep Books

4. Best LSAT Prep Books

If you plan to get ready for the Law School Admissions Test using books, you'll want materials that provide accurate, up-to-date information about the test, contain many practice questions and drills, and offer opportunities for additional learning and assistance. Learn about the best current LSAT books to determine which option --or options -- suits your needs.

What is the LSAT?

5. What is the LSAT?

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is designed to assess a student's skills and educational aptitudes to determine if they have the ability to be successful in law school. Learn about what skills are evaluated on the test, when it is offered, and how to prepare for it.

What is a Good LSAT Score?

6. What is a Good LSAT Score?

Presenting a competitive law school application requires a competitive LSAT score. Here we discuss what range of scores will increase considerably your chances to get into your law school of choice.

How Long is the LSAT?

7. How Long is the LSAT?

The LSAT is a lengthy exam comprised of six sections. Read on to learn how long each one lasts, find out what types of questions you'll be asked and get information on the rules that must be followed on test day.

Free LSAT Practice Test

8. Free LSAT Practice Test

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) evaluates students' logic and reasoning skills and is used by admissions counselors to examine program applicants' preparedness for law school. Learn where you can find free LSAT practice tests to help you be successful on exam day.

Best LSAT Prep Course

9. Best LSAT Prep Course

Find the right LSAT prep course for you based on your needs, schedule or learning style. Review the highlights of many of the highest-regarded test prep courses.

How to Study for the LSAT

10. How to Study for the LSAT

Studying for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) can help students achieve a quality score towards admission to law school. Learn about study methods, how long it takes to be prepared, and resources available to make studying more effective.

LSAT Study Schedule

11. LSAT Study Schedule

For law school candidates, the LSAT is a demanding exam that will be looked at by any school to which you are applying. Studying for the test is important, and this article will tell you how to plan your studies accordingly.

LSAT Tips

12. LSAT Tips

Do you know what to bring and what not to bring to your LSAT test center? Do you know how and when to begin preparing for the exam? Read on to get study tips, discover some low-cost test prep resources and learn what to expect when you show up to your testing appointment.

How to Prepare for the LSAT

13. How to Prepare for the LSAT

In October 2014, the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) surveyed students who took the LSAT to determine the most effective study methods. Find out which preparation strategies resulted in higher test scores.

Free LSAT Prep

14. Free LSAT Prep

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is one of the primary tools used to evaluate a student's readiness for admission to law school. Learn about free LSAT study tools, live events, and tips on how to excel on the exam.

What is on the LSAT?

15. What is on the LSAT?

The vast majority of the items on the LSAT are multiple-choice questions; there is just one open-response component. Read on to learn more about what you can expect to see, and how you can prepare for it.

How Much Does the LSAT Cost?

16. How Much Does the LSAT Cost?

Here you'll learn about what you can expect to pay for the LSAT. You'll also find out about some additional fees that can be assessed, such as for late registration and changing exam dates.

How Long Should I Study for the LSAT?

17. How Long Should I Study for the LSAT?

Experts advise that taking the LSAT without studying is a very bad idea. But how long should you study? And how do you prepare? Read on for more suggestions for studying for the LSAT.

How to Ace the LSAT

18. How to Ace the LSAT

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is the test that law schools use to determine whether applicants are fit for the study of law. Read on to learn more about the exam format, get study tips and find out about practice resources you can use to ace this test.

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