Why the GRE is a Useless Metric for Grad School Admissions

Nick DeMott
7 min readAug 26, 2018
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I’m angry.

Angry at the GRE.

See, I’ve never been great at standardized testing. By no means awful at these sort of tests…but not great either.

For those of you unfamiliar with the GRE, though perhaps interested in some day applying to grad school or perhaps are already in the process of doing so, the GRE is one…