Skip to Content

Continuing Education Programs


GRE Prep Classroom Course

Prepare for the GRE in a classroom environment with onsite instructors. The GRE Exam Prep Course is available multiple times each semester on the USC campus in Columbia. Our affordable price makes it even easier to perform your best.

I very much enjoyed this course. I feel more prepared to take the test and the instructor was engaging and did a great job explaining the concepts so they made sense.


Learn On Campus

The University of South Carolina's flagship campus provides exceptional academic resources in an energetic environment that easily connects you to other students. Nestled in downtown Columbia, you'll be close to everything.

 

About the Course

Our expert instructors guide you through each section of the GRE exam and provide personal attention in and out of the classroom. Whether you are seeking assistance with the quantitative math skills or the verbal section of the GRE, this course is sure to help you. Learn useful study and test-taking strategies and time management skills to help limit test anxiety. We've helped hundreds gain admission into graduate school of their choice and we are ready to assist you.

This affordable and comprehensive course is offered on the Columbia campus multiple times per semester with evening and weekend options. Each course includes 24 hours of education from a subject matter expert with over five years of teaching experience. The format includes multiple sessions which last three to four hours.

The textbook: The Official Guide to the GRE Revised General Test and a workbook are included and will be provided on the first day of class. You'll receive an email about one week before the first class begins with the class location and directions.

I especially liked the format of this class, switching between verbal and math to break up the time.

 

Registration and Fees

Dates / SessionsTimesFees
GRE Exam Prep Course
09/21/2017 – 10/17/2017

Tuesdays and Thursdays
8 Sessions

Register Online or Register By Mail

Notes: Class location and directions will be emailed one week before the course begins.
06:00 PM – 09:00 PM$749.00
GRE Exam Prep Course
10/23/2017 – 11/15/2017

Mondays & Wednesdays
8 Sessions

Register Online or Register By Mail

Notes: Class location and directions will be emailed one week before the course begins.
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM$749.00

 

Registration and Payment Notes

If you plan to pay by check or purchase order, select "register by mail." Complete the form and return a printout with payment to: USC Continuing Education and Conferences, 1600 Hampton Street, Suite 403, Columbia, SC 29208. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received.

We accept online payment via electronic check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express through MarketPlace, a secure electronic environment that simplifies business transactions with the university. Follow the MarketPlace prompts to complete payment. Your transaction is only complete when you receive an order number, which is your receipt of payment. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received and you receive an order number.

Once you have paid and are enrolled, you'll be emailed location and parking information for face-to-face programs or online instructions about one week before the program begins.

The instructor was extremely knowledgeable as well as patient and thorough in his explanations. I'm very happy I took this class in preparation for the GRE. I feel far more prepared.