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Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®)


A Better Test for Tomorrow's Doctors

Designed to help better prepare future physicians for the rapidly advancing and transforming health care system, the new Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) launched on April 17, 2015.

Changes to the MCAT exam in 2015 preserve what works best about past exams and focuses on concepts and skills tomorrow's doctors will need.

MCAT Essentials

Essential for a reason! The MCAT Essentials is your first step in understanding everything MCAT related. Inside you will find fundamental information about registration, test-day policies and procedures, scoring, and much more. Be sure to read through and keep bookmarked for easy reference.
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Know What's on the Exam

What's on the MCAT2015 Exam? is a free, interactive tool to help you understand all of the content and skills tested on the new exam.

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ATTENTION: Registration will open on October 21, 2015 for January-May 2016 testing dates. June-September test dates will open in February 2016.

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Contact the MCAT Program

Phone: 202-828-0600
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Closed Wednesday, 3-5 p.m. ET

New AAMC Resource

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Check out a preview of the AAMC's all-new website for pre-meds, students, and residents navigating their medical careers.

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For Pre-health Advisors

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For Admissions Staff

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