What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Marianne is a Kansas City tutor specializing in English, French, Public Speaking, and a number of other areas. She is currently a senior at University of Missouri-Kansas City majoring in Theatre and French. See what she had to share about University of Missouri-Kansas City: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Marianne: Kansas City is not your typical Midwestern town, and University of Missouri-Kansas City is no ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

What is On the MCAT2015?

What is On the MCAT2015?

The revised MCAT, which will be introduced for the first time in April 2015, will shift its focus to a more interdisciplinary and integrative mindset. Students who intend to take this version of the exam can refer to the guide below for more information about its sections, the skills it assesses, and the best ways to prepare.  What does the MCAT2015 test? There are four sections on the MCAT2015. Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems emphasizes central biological processes, including those that are biochemical in nature. (Students should note that biochemistry is a new addition to the MCAT.) Chemical and Physical Found ... Read More About What is On the MCAT2015?

What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Denver?

What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Denver?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Dallas is a Denver tutor specializing in Biology, Chemistry, German, Spanish, and a number of other areas. He is currently a junior at University of Colorado Denver majoring in Biology. See what he had to share about University of Colorado Denver: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Dallas: The campus is in an urban setting with three different academic institutions on a single shared campus. The shared campus ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Denver?

What is it Like to Attend University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff?

What is it Like to Attend University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences, as well. Kisha graduated from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in English. She is now a Houston tutor specializing in Writing, Essay Editing, Reading, and a number of other subjects. Check out her review of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Kisha: The campus setting at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is very urban; however, it i ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff?

How Will the AP Physics B Exam Change in May 2015?

How Will the AP Physics B Exam Change in May 2015?

In May 2015, the Advanced Placement (AP) Physics B exam will undergo some change. Reviewing the breakdown of these changes below will help students to ensure readiness for the new exam when it premieres.  The need for change  The National Research Council (NRC) recently determined that the AP Physics B course covered too wide a breadth of material – so wide that students were not developing a deep enough understanding of concepts. To improve exploration of such materials, and to expand the scope of knowledge covered, the NRC made a recommendation that AP Physics B be divided into a two-year course, effectively doubling its le ... Read More About How Will the AP Physics B Exam Change in May 2015?