COVID-19 UPDATE

Based on the advice of public health officials and our own concerns about the well-being of students and instructors, we’ve decided to move everything to the safety of online course delivery.

It was a difficult decision but we believe it is the responsible thing to do amid a resurgent pandemic with proliferating variants of concern.

Better Prep.
Better Scores.

A different approach to MCAT prep.

How guided practice
builds success.

Our Prep Course includes:
Unique to Prep101

Course
Features

  • 138 hours of live instruction
    • 44 Lessons
    • 32 In-Class Exams
    • 14 Workshops
  • Team of specialist instructors
  • Your own MCAT Coach
  • Personalized Study Plan
  • Peer Study Group
  • Flexible Schedule*
  • Unlimited Free Repeat Policy

Online
Resources

  • 20 full-length Practice Tests
    • 10 Altius + Analytics
    • 5 AAMC + Score Reports
    • 5 Examkrackers + Video Reviews
  • Recordings of all 138 hours of instruction
  • Instructors’ Annotated Notes
  • 6 AAMC Question Packs
  • 1 AAMC Section Bank
  • 1 AAMC CARS diagnostic tool
  • 23 After-Class Practice Sets
  • 610 MedReels

Books

6 Examkrackers
Study Guides
6 Prep101 Classroom
Companions
1 Examkrackers
CARS Workbook
Study different. Score higher.

We’ve reimagined MCAT prep to help you
achieve the highest scores possible.

Comprehensive
approach

Master the knowledge, skills, and
strategies to maximize your scores.

Guided
practice

Expert instructors walk you through
6-8 passages in every class.

Most
FLEs

20 full-length exams with
cutting-edge Analytics.

Focus on
CARS

More instruction time on CARS than
our leading competitors combined.

We're different by design.
Course.
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Flexible Schedule*
Unlimited Free Repeat Policy
Your own MCAT Coach
Personalized Study Plan
Peer Study Group
Full-Length Practice Exams
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15
Prep Books
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6
Instructors
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Hired by students at competitive auditions
Team of specialists for live instruction
Evaluation scores on website
  • * Flexible Schedule – each class offered multiple times and you can choose which one to attend – included in Classroom Plus courses and Live Online Flex courses.
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Students first in every way.

The prep course that meets every student’s needs.

Flexible
Schedule

Each class offered multiple times
weekly to give you more choice.

Unlimited Free
Repeat Policy

Take our course as often as you
need to hit your target scores.

Your own
MCAT Coach

One-on-one guidance and
motivation to keep you on track.

Personalized
Study Plan

Detailed, day-to-day study and
practice schedule from your Coach.

Live + Recorded Classes

The only MCAT prep course with multiple weekly offerings of each live class.
Plus, we post recordings of each class so you never miss out.

Real students. Real stories.

Since 1999, we’ve helped more than 500,000 students earn higher marks and test scores. For real-life Prep101 experiences, watch the stories below.

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How we stack up.

Positive feedback from our students
keeps us highly motivated.

"Prep101 is truly the BEST prep course I could’ve ever taken. I’ve never done Kaplan or Princeton Review’s MCAT prep course, but Prep101 gave me every reason not to have to."
AN

Amanda

Rating

4.6

Reviews

259
"Very thorough MCAT prep course, a combination of a team of extremely competent and personable instructors using highly effective teaching strategies."
BC

Brianna

Rating

4.6

Reviews

259
"I can confidently say I made the absolute best decision by choosing Prep101 and I am very happy to have them help me on my journey into medicine!"
SA

Sangeetha

Rating

4.6

Reviews

259
"I loved taking the MCAT Prep101 course. I learned so much, and my attention was always kept with the way the instructors taught."
EM

Ella

Rating

4.6

Reviews

259
"The flexible schedule allowed me to work part-time while I was studying! The instructors were the best teachers I have ever had and my understanding of general science increased dramatically."
BW

Bella

Rating

4.6

Reviews

259
"Honestly the best thing ever! Professors really made it an amazing experience! They were experienced, super nice, always willing to answer questions in depth and much more. I 100% recommend Prep101!"
BK

Bobby

Rating

4.7

Reviews

427
"Schedule was flexible and the instructors were great! I also love that they have an unlimited repeat policy so I can choose to take the course as much as I want if I end up rescheduling my MCAT!"
LH

Laibah

Rating

4.7

Reviews

427
"The course's indepth coverage of content review, out of class resources, and personal study plans were a big help in my study process. The tips and tricks really helped improve my time and score."
LC

Lara

Rating

4.7

Reviews

427
"The course excelled in all aspects for me. Every instructor was knowledgeable, passionate , and willing to answer every questions. The course also came with no shortage of resources!"
SM

Shreya

Rating

4.7

Reviews

427
"Prep101 made me feel important and valued. The classes are extremely helpful and the plethora of practice problems can allow the most nervous and confidence-lacking undergrad (me) to be successful!"
AC

Alessia

Rating

4.7

Reviews

427
"The best decision ever! The instructors were great and knowledgeable and the schedule was very flexible. They have an unlimited repeat policy which is great. I definitely recommend this prep course!"
SH

Sheza

Rating

4.6

Reviews

179
"Focused on providing quality teaching and numerous practice questions to attain our best score. They outcompete other prestigious companies in various factors, made me definitely choose Prep101!"
SO

Sophia

Rating

4.6

Reviews

179
"The instructors did a fantastic job covering all the MCAT content in an encouraging and organized way. They cared about our experience, asked for feedback, and ensured we understood hard concepts."
BL

Bethalihem

Rating

4.6

Reviews

179
"100% worth it! The course really provides a comprehensive review of all the subjects! I would definitely recommend this prep company and course to any premed taking the MCAT, you won't regret it!"
EP

Elyse

Rating

4.6

Reviews

179
"The best in the game. The biggest perks are its flexibility and how much time was set aside for the CARS section of the MCAT. I would definitely recommend this prep course!"
JY

Joseph

Rating

4.6

Reviews

179

Saghar

Biol 241, Biol 311, Chem 351
Instructor since 2010
10 prep sessions
427 students helped
Experience
2013–presentPrep Instructor, Mechanics 
2013–presentPrep Instructor, Statics
2012–presentTutor, Statics, Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials
2012–13TA, Engineering Mechanics II
2012–13TA, Mechanics of Solids 
2011-13TA Mechanics of Materials 
2011TA, Engineering Economics
2010TA, Engineering Design & Communication 
Education
2012–presentPh.D. [Mechanical Engineering]
2012M.Sc. [Mechanical Engineering]
2009B.Sc. [Mechanical Engineering]
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
3.79
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.71
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.58
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
1.75
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.83
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.75
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 31%
satisfied 68%
not satisfied 1%