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Studying for the LSAT / Re: PowerScore vs Testmasters
« on: September 22, 2008, 01:47:37 PM »
I'm currently enrolled in Powerscore's Full Length LSAT Course. 

- Has helped me become familiar with the different question types
- Has helped improve my timing
- Has helped a lot with logic games set ups
- I like the timed practice test sections

- It is almost impossible to do all the homework and the extra work if you work full time which of course they recommend if you really want to improve your score
- The class is four hours long and goes until 10:30 which again is hard for people with jobs/families etc.
- Like all programs, the class can be too slow or too fast depending on your classmates

I'm not sure about testmasters but since its class seems to spread out over a longer period of time, it may be better for people who work and cannnot devote every minute to studying. 

Overall, I'm satisfied with the Powerscore course.

I'm 27 years old with the following history:

- BA in Accountancy 3.47
- Masters in Accountancy 3.67 (from top accounting program in the nation)
- CPA - licensed in CO and IL
- Worked for Big 4 Accounting firm
- Currently working in internal audit for a global real estate company

I'm planning to take the lsat in October and I'm currently scoring upper 150s.  I want to apply to CU - Boulder, Lewis and Clark, and University of Oregon in their environmental law program (which I will explain in my ps).  If I do end up scoring only in the 150's should i even apply or should I retake the test?? 

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