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I scored a 730 on my GMAT in college without too much study. Let’s say that I wanted to try to raise that score. Any tips for efficiently preparing so that I can get to a 760+?

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I really wish I took the GMAT during college

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Manhattan prep

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@SC1 you got a full ride? Where to?

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730 is solid. That's enough to show admissions that you're smart. Why press further? Focus on everything else. That's how a 760 I know couldn't even get a full scholarship vs. 680 me.

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^I really wish I studied

Was it more than 5 years ago? 730 is a great score if you can still use it. In my opinion it'd be a waste of your time and money to retake. Focus that time on your apps and story! Or living life!

^ agreed. ROI is much better with time spent on profile. Only consideration, and this is a big maybe, is you’re in an over represented demo

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