GRE accepting Universities in USA

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Updated on Dec 9, 2021 14:27 IST

GRE accepting universities in USA for MS: In this article, we are going to be focusing on GRE accepting universities in USA. The full form of GRE is Graduate Record Examination or more commonly referred to as GRE and is conducted by ETS. GRE is a standard test that is one of the most sought after exams for candidates looking to study graduate programmes in universities abroad. Candidates wanting to know more about the GRE exam can check out our exam guide.

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Due to COVID-19, ETS in their mission to make the GRE test more accessible to all have launched the GRE at Home – this is the GRE test that is built on an identical test format however, candidates can take the exam from the safety of their home as long as they meet the system and environment requirements prescribed by ETS and mentioned in the article above.

While a few of the universities did relax eligibility criteria due to the COVID-19 crisis as part of the admission process. However, with COVID-19 on a decline, universities are going back to their previous admission requirements. In this article, we are going to be focusing on GRE Accepting Universities in USA and we are going to be talking about popular universities accepting GRE scores for MS Courses.

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GRE accepting universities in USA for MS

As informed earlier, in this article we are going to be talking about the popular GRE accepting universities in USA for MS. Candidates wanting to know about the entire list of GRE accepting universities in USA for MS can visit here.

University

Popular Course(s)

Eligibility

Santa Clara University 

Santa Clara, USA

M.S. in Computer Science and Engineering

TOEFL: 79; IELTS: 6.5; GRE: Accepted

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indianapolis, USA

Master of Science in Computer & Information Science

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6.5; GRE: Accepted

Harvard University 

Cambridge, USA

Master of Science in Data Science

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6.5; GRE: Accepted

Northeastern University

Boston, USA

Masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences

TOEFL: 100; IELTS: 7.5; GRE: Accepted

Arizona State University

Tempe, USA

MS Computer Science

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6.5; PTE: 60; GRE: Accepted

Stanford University

Stanford, USA

Master of Science in Computer Science

TOEFL: 89; GRE: Accepted

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, USA

Master of Science Program in Computation for Design and Optimization

TOEFL: 90; IELTS: 7; GRE: Accepted

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, USA

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

TOEFL: 79; IELTS: 6.5; GRE: Accepted

Texas A & M University

College Station, USA

Master of Science in Civil Engineering

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6.5; GRE: Accepted; PTE: 53

California State University Los Angeles Campus

Los Angeles, USA

Master of Science in Information Systems

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6; PTE: 53; GRE: 300; GMAT: Accepted

University of Southern California 

Los Angeles, USA

Master of Science in Computer Science

TOEFL: 90; IELTS: 6.5; PTE: Accepted; GRE: Accepted

The University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, USA

MS in Computer Science

TOEFL: 80; IELTS: 6.5; PTE: 54; GRE: 300

Read: GRE accepting universities in USA for MBA

GRE Preparation 2021

GRE accepting universities in USA for MS: Candidates looking to perform well in their GRE test would be required to follow a solid GRE Preparation strategy to achieve their desired goal. Read on to unlock the GRE study plan to score well in your next GRE exam.

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Similar to other exam prep, you can choose to study on your own or join a coaching centre to prepare for the GRE exam. The decision lies entirely to you, as you need to see whether you have enough time and resources for both. Newer methods of studying are gaining popularity, like GRE preparation online. It includes both self-studying and coaching class methods. You join a virtual classroom and you learn in the comfort of your home. To choose the best method on how to prepare for GRE you first need to look at your criteria and decide accordingly. Read: Best Books and Resources to Prepare for GRE 

Top 10 GRE Preparation Tips

A lot of students are confused and ask, How to study for the GRE? We are going to dive right in and discuss the best GRE study material for them. Study abroad expert, Rachael Brandt writes the top 10 Tips and Tricks for the GRE, which are

  1.     Plan ahead
  2.     Know what you're getting into
  3.     Take lots of practice tests
  4.     Start studying vocabulary
  5.     Focus on your subject
  6.     Don't ignore the other subject
  7.     Use good materials
  8.     Know question types
  9.     Keep an error log
  10.   Plan on taking the exam twice

Effective GRE Preparation Strategies

GRE accepting universities in USA for MS:: The first section on the GRE is always the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) section. This section comprises two analytical writing tasks -- an analysis of an issue task and an analysis of an argument task. These two tasks are timed separately and you get 30 minutes to complete each task. This section is followed by two Verbal Reasoning sections, two Quantitative Reasoning sections, and an unidentified unscored section, either a Verbal Reasoning section or a Quantitative Reasoning section. For students to master the section-wise preparation for GRE, we have Subhajit Bandyopadhyay, Academics - Head (Emeritus) writing about the Section-wise Preparation Tips for GRE for our readers - a must-read.

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Candidates should note that a lot of times eligibility requirements could be relaxed given that you have substantial work experience to show for or maybe GRE/GMAT scores are waived off temporarily, keeping the COVID-19 in mind. However, this is entirely at the discretion of the university.

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8 months ago

Why is the format being changed ?

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

6 months ago

There is no format change as far as GRE General Test is concerned.

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8 months ago

When will it be applicable from ?

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8 months ago

How much harder will the new format be ?

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

6 months ago

As informed earlier, there is no format change. Candidates looking for GRE prep material can refer to the official website or visit: https://studyabroad.shiksha.com/exams/gre/preparation-tips

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Also, where can we find the resources to prepare ?

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