Ivy Global Advantage
||Other MCAT Prep Programs
Small classes tailored to the unique needs of individual students..
Ignore individual strengths and weaknesses; teaches to the book, not to
Handpicked, exceptional teachers with an engaging teaching style and a
MCAT score in the top 3%.
|Variable teacher quality
Weak and indifferent instructors hired through an undiscerning and unreliable
|Carefully-selected instructional tools
Combine high-yield facts from a breadth of sources with official AAMC
tests to maximize learning efficiency.
Ineffective breadth and depth of information taken from a single source.
Small Class Sizes
Ivy Global classes have a student-to-teacher ratio no larger than 10 students,
thus ensuring every student benefits from attention and interaction with the
instructor. In this low student-to-instructor ratio setting, our teachers
routinely engage with students to provide tailored lessons suitable for each
individual’s abilities and needs. Space for classes is reserved on first-come,
Our MCAT prep courses are designed to help students do their best on the
MCAT. Our courses cover all of the core material with additional MCAT strategy
components. The course has been completely revamped to accommodate for the
upcoming changes to the MCAT in 2015.
- Biological and Biochemical Foundations
- Study the biological systems in living organisms and how processes
work independently and in concert
- Chemical and Physical Foundations
- Comprehensive review of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical
functions of tissues, organs, and organ systems
- Psychological, Social and Biological Foundations
- Study behavioural and socio-cultural determinants of health, in particular
ways in which psychological, social, and biological factors influence
perceptions and reactions to the world
- Critical Analysis and Reading Skills
- Develop skills to critically analyze information from reading sections
from a wide range of social sciences and humanities disciplines
- MCAT General Strategies
- Multiple choice strategies
- Full-length practice test for new MCAT 2015
The course will focus on proven test-taking strategies including learning
the best methods and strategies for each problem type, working efficiently
under timed conditions and developing an overall personal study strategy.
In addition, our instructors have been interviewed at top schools in North
America and can provide their firsthand knowledge of the admissions process.
We work with you to build a student profile in order to determine what your
MCAT goals should be in order to get into your target schools.
Our MCAT prep courses are designed to help students maximize their scores
on the MCAT through a variety of methods. At Ivy Global, we provide for our
students all the necessary components to perform well:
- Develop Study Schedule: Help students breakdown test
preparation with a recommended study schedule
- Diagnostic Tests: Offer full diagnostic tests and multiple
proctored practices to simulate the intense MCAT environment
- Feedback: Give detailed score-reporting and feedback
provided by the instructor to improve a student’s test performance
- Interactive Lessons: Teach interactively to engage students;
polish critical thinking skills and reinforce concepts
- Develop Strategies: Train effective test-taking strategies
for analyzing passages, incorporating new information, and answering multiple
- Customized Material: Customize lectures according to
the individual needs of each student
- Accountability: Motivate students to keep the pace, maintain
the emotional energy, and develop the stamina for the 7.5-hour plus exam.
The following course material will be given to all registrants of our MCAT
classes and is included in the course fee. Each of our courses is carefully
designed and makes use of all of the best instructional and practice materials
available on the market, rather than being limited to a single proprietary
Kaplan MCAT Complete 7-Book Subject
Review: Created for MCAT 2015
Contains seven books covering the broad range of materials on the new
MCAT2015. The set includes three full-length practice tests.
AAMC official MCAT2015 Sample Test
A full length practice MCAT2015 test created by the developers of the
actual MCAT exam will be provided to students. The test will be online.
MCAT Intensive (80 Hours)
This is a rigorous, thorough course that familiarizes students with
fundamental knowledge in biology, chemistry, physics, and writing at a level
tested by the MCAT and combines it with the most effective strategies for
tackling various passage types and question formats on the test. A fully proctored
MCAT examination will be given for diagnostic purposes at the very beginning
of the course. Students are given many exercises and tests to practice their
new skills and strategies. Daily priming exercises and practice questions
are given, with flexible options provided to students with more stringent
Registration and Cancellation Policy
Full payment must be received within 5 business days of your online registration.
We accept credit card payment online or over the phone with a Visa or Mastercard. We also accept cheque payable to "Ivy Global".
We do offer partial refunds for cancellations made at least 1 week prior
to the start of classes.
- 75% of amount will be refunded for cancellations made at least 1 month
before official class start date.
- 50% of amount will be refunded for cancellations made less than a month
before and at least a week in advance of official class start date.
- There is no refund for cancellations made within 1 week of the official
class start date.
- A student may transfer their registration to another class with at least
1 week notice.
For refunds involving any of our services, a 5% administration fee will be
On rare occasions we need to cancel a course, either because of unpredictable
circumstances such as an instructor having an emergency personal situation
or a course location becoming unavailable at the last minute. We run classes
even with low registration numbers. Less than 2% of our scheduled classes
are cancelled. Students will be notified immediately in the event that this
happens and can withdraw from the course with a full refund, enroll in another
course that has space available, or enroll in private tutoring.