Graduate Test Prep

GRE Preparation

You want an advanced degree. You’ve chosen the program you want. Now, all you need is to be admitted.

The GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) is the first step to an advanced degree. By taking the GRE test prep from SMU Lifelong Learning, we can help you gain the skills to perform well on the complex quantitative and verbal skills needed to succeed on the GRE.

Our GRE Test Prep course will give you confidence, skills and strategies to perform at your best. 

The SMU GRE Prep course will provide:

  • Skills to maximize your efficiency on test day
  • Insights to exam content and questions
  • Opportunities to take practice tests
  • Confidence to perform at your best

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Course Content

Our comprehensive GRE Preparation course provides you with everything you need to prepare for the exam. Expert instructors walk you through each section of the test in an easy to follow format and will help you develop the tools you need to master the GRE. Our proven tips will help you save time, eliminate mistakes, and improve your GRE score.

Textbooks and materials are included in the registration fee.

Course Format

Choose the delivery option that works for you. We offer multiple sections of our GRE Preparation Course on campus in Dallas and online, giving you the option to choose the format and schedule that best fits your needs. Our on-campus sections give you the familiar experience of working in a traditional classroom setting, while our live online programs provide the flexibility of attending class from anywhere (while still having the opportunity for real-time interaction with our expert instructors).


SMU GRE Preparation classes are scheduled throughout the year, to meet your needs and application deadlines. We recommend taking a test prep course several months before you plan to take the exam. 

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Who Should Take SMU GRE Prep Classes?

Many graduate programs in humanities, arts, science, and increasingly business and law, may require you to submit GRE scores as part of your application. Whether you are planning to continue your studies at the next level, or return to school as a working professional, our course will give you the skills and techniques to achieve your best score.

Free Strategy Workshops

Join us for this FREE test prep strategy workshop to gain insights into the test-taking skills you need and jump-start your exam preparation. Presented in an easy to follow format, this workshop will present general test-taking tips and basic information about the GRE – exam components, scoring, test dates, and more. Whether you plan to study on your own or take one of our test preparation courses, this workshop is a great place to start.

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Questions? Contact us at or 214-768-2273.