gre vs lsat

LSAT vs GRE – Which Test Do Law Schools Prefer?

In 2016, the Arizona School of Law made history when they began to allow prospective students to apply using GRE scores in place of the LSAT. After conducting a study into the reliability of GRE scores for predicting law school performance, Arizona found that the GRE was a “valid and reliable” predictor of first-term law

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Why Become a CPA? | Top 4 Reasons and Major Benefits

Why become a CPA? Should you get a CPA? I’ve heard these questions time and time again. Taking the CPA exam was one of the most nerve-wracking and crazy experiences of my life. It was the most challenging thing I had ever done up to that point in my life. That being said, it was

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CPA Exam Scoring Explained

How is the CPA Exam Scored and Graded?

According to the AICPA, the CPA exam is scored on a curved scale of 0 – 99. Everyone knows that you need a score of 75 or more to pass the CPA exam, but what does that mean and how do you score that? No one really understands how the CPA exam is scored and

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Hardest CPA Exam Part

Which CPA Exam Section is the Hardest?

According to the AICPA’s published pass rates, the hardest part of the CPA exam is FAR. The 2016 cumulative pass rates show that candidates consistently performed worst on FAR than the AUD, BEC, and REG with pass rates of 45.42%, 45.82%, 55.54%, and 48.41%, respectively. This wasn’t always the case. In most prior years, AUD

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What is a CMA and What Do They Do?

Certified Management Accountant (CMA) is a certification in financial accounting and strategic management. Unlike other accounting certifications, CMA is a globally recognized credential with a special focus on corporate finance and management accounting. It may be useful to get a brief perspective of CMA before we dive into how it can enrich your career. This

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