50 Real Law School Personal Statements

And Everything You Need to Know to Write Yours

50 Real Law School Personal Statements

Proven strategies, practice, and review to ace the SAT Subject Test Biology E/M Getting into a top college has never been more difficult. Students need to distinguish themselves from the crowd, and scoring well on a SAT Subject Test gives students a competitive edge. Kaplan's SAT Subject Test: Biology E/M is the most up-to-date guide on the market with complete coverage of both the content review and strategies students need for success on test day. Kaplan's SAT Subject Test: Biology E/M features: * A full-length diagnostic test * 2 full-length practice tests * Focused chapter summaries, highlights, and quizzes * Detailed answer explanations * Proven score-raising strategies * End-of-chapter quizzes Kaplan is serious about raising students’ scores—we guarantee students will get a higher score.

LSAT Logical Reasoning

Strategy Guide + Online Tracker

LSAT Logical Reasoning

Offering a new take on the LSAT logical reasoning section, Manhattan Prep’s LSAT Logical Reasoning is a must-have resource for any student preparing to take the exam. Using Manhattan Prep’s expert strategies, this book will teach you how to untangle the web of LSAT logical reasoning questions confidently and efficiently. LSAT Logical Reasoning encourages a streamlined method to engage and improve your natural critical thinking skills. Beginning with an effective approach to reading arguments and identifying answers, LSAT Logical Reasoning trains you to see through the clutter and recognize the core of an argument. It also arms you with the tools to pick apart the answer choices, offering in-depth explanations for every answer—both correct and incorrect—leading to a complex understanding of this subtle section. Each chapter in LSAT Logical Reasoning uses real LSAT questions in drills and practice sets, with explanations that take you inside the mind of an LSAT expert as they work through the problem. Additional practice and resources are available online through the Manhattan Prep website. Used by itself or with other Manhattan Prep materials, LSAT Logical Reasoning will push you to your top score.

LSAT Reading Comprehension

Strategy Guide + Online Tracker

LSAT Reading Comprehension

Designed around the real-world legal applications of reading comprehension, Manhattan Prep’s LSAT Reading Comprehension is an essential tool for a surprisingly tricky part of the LSAT. Using Manhattan Prep’s expert strategies, this book will train you to approach the LSAT as a law student would approach a legal text—actively and with a purpose. LSAT Reading Comprehension teaches you how to recognize the core argument and use it as a framework to organize the entire passage, improving the speed and clarity with which you read. To further improve your reading, LSAT Reading Comprehension walks you through the annotation process, discussing where and how to take notes in order to maximize your comprehension efficiently. It also looks at the types of questions on the LSAT and arms you with the skills you need to spot issues and identify correct answers. Each chapter in LSAT Reading Comprehension features drills and full practice sets—made up of real LSAT questions—to help you absorb and apply what you’ve learned, while numerous, in-depth solutions walk you through the process of selecting the right answer and help you to achieve mastery. Additional practice and resources are available online through the Manhattan Prep website. Used by itself or with other Manhattan Prep materials, LSAT Reading Comprehension will push you to your top score.

LSAT Logic Games

Strategy Guide + Online Tracker

LSAT Logic Games

Manhattan Prep’s LSAT Logic Games is truly cutting edge. Containing the best of Manhattan Prep’s proven strategies, this book will teach you how to tackle the LSAT logic games efficiently and flexibly. Beginning with how to recognize each and every game type, LSAT Logic Games takes you through the entire solving process. You will learn strategies for making inferences, techniques for accurate diagramming, and tools for improving your time management. Each chapter is designed to encourage mastery with timed drill sets that use real LSAT logic game questions and provide in-depth explanations, including hand-drawn diagrams and notes from Manhattan Prep’s expert LSAT instructors. The book wraps with coached practice sets and complete solutions to all the logic games in PrepTests 40-70. Additional resources are available online through the Manhattan Prep website. Used by itself or with other Manhattan Prep materials, LSAT Logic Games will push you to your top score.

Successful Personal Statements to Get You into a Top University

50 Real-life Examples and Analysis to Show Why They Succeeded

Successful Personal Statements to Get You into a Top University

This book will help aspiring undergraduates through the competitive admissions process for some of the world's top universities. It will help prospective candidates answer a very specific question: what makes a successful personal statement? Using a collection of real-life personal statements from students recently accepted into Cambridge University across all subjects, the authors provide a behind-the-scenes look into what it takes to be admitted into a top academic institution. The result is a book that offers a rare insight into the often opaque and complex thought-process that goes into accepting or rejecting a candidate and provides a benchmark for all students looking to study at top universities around the world.

The Law School Buzz Book

The Law School Buzz Book

In this new edition, Vault publishes the entire surveys of current students and alumni at more than 100 top law schools. Each 4-to 5-page entry is composed of insider comments from students and alumni, as well as the school's responses to the comments.

Real Essays for College & Grad School

Real Essays for College & Grad School

Colleges and universities place great emphasis on essays written as part of the process for admission and scholarships. This guide to constructing essays includes essays that have worked for real people, plus dozens of other actual samples.

Going to Law School

Everything You Need to Know to Choose and Pursue a Degree in Law

Going to Law School

Provides a guide to preparing for and pursuing a career in law, including tips on studying for the LSAT, advice on choosing a law school, and a survey of career options

Barron's Guide to Law Schools

Barron's Guide to Law Schools

This exceptionally useful directory for aspiring law students has been brought up to date with the latest information on more than 190 ABA-approved law schools across the United States. Profiles present details on admission requirements, academic programs, the school calendar, a capsule description of the faculty, library facilities, tuition and fees, available financial aid, graduation requirements, professional organizations, and student body composition. Several non-ABA schools get brief summary profiles in a section of their own. The book also offers advice on choosing a law school, getting career counseling, taking the Law School Admission Test (LSAT), and applying to a law school. A sample LSAT with answers and explanations is a bonus feature in this directory.