About Our MCAT Prep

Noodle Pros MCAT students are academic achievers who attend some of the most demanding schools in the country. They have worked hard on their medical school packages, and deserve the best of the best when it comes to academic help and test prep.

As industry leading tutors, we are honored to help pre-med students achieve their goals, wherever they may be in the MCAT preparation process. And we consider it a privilege to aid in students’ future successes.

Noodle Pros tutors have 10-30 years of private MCAT tutoring experience, including years spent designing MCAT practice sections and diagnostic content for major test prep companies. Where many classes, online instructors, and 1:1 companies provide instruction that is rudimentary compared to high-level pre-med coursework, many of us have taught at the college level, and provide vigorous individualized instruction to match that of top university professors.

My tutor worked with me on biology for the MCAT. She was absolutely incredible and I would hire her again without a doubt. She helped me score in the 99th percentile on the MCAT with a near perfect score on biology. Her knowledge of the subject matter combined with her ability to teach test taking skills made her a great tutor. She defines exceptional tutoring and I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a tutor.

MCAT Student

New York

My Noodle Pro was an exceptional tutor! He tutored me one on one on my weakest sections of the MCAT which was general chemistry and physics (two classes that I hated). My score in that section went from a 120 to a 127! I could not have gotten that score without my tutor's help. Thanks to him, I scored well on my MCAT and got accepted into medical school.

MCAT Student


Our Noodle Pros tutor had a MAJOR impact on my daughter's success. She tells everyone she could not have done it without the knowledge, tips, and strategies that she had acquired through his tutoring services. He was truly exceptional. We are so grateful to him for my daughter getting into Med School. The day she got the call that she had been accepted, I immediately called him to thank him because he had played a tremendous part.

MCAT Parent


The Noodle Pros Approach

Profound tutor-student partnerships

Professional tutors with up to 30 years of MCAT experience

Up-to-date techniques for the new MCAT

Extensive knowledge of the most effective MCAT resources

Extensive knowledge of the entire medical school app process

Immediate and lifelong impact on students

A Few Of Our Experts

Garrick Trapp
New York, NY and Online

Garrick is an expert MCAT tutor with 17 years of experience tutoring and teaching sciences at the college level. He worked with the AAMC and Khan Academy to design and author practice MCAT passages and instructional content, and is deeply familiar with the medical school application process. He taught in the Physics, Astronomy, and Music departments at UC Berkeley, and in the Biological Sciences department at Columbia University, where he was also an Organic Chemistry tutor. He has his Postbac Premedical Certificate from Columbia; he currently works in Columbia University Medical Center as a cancer researcher, improving treatments and survival for patients diagnosed with pancreatic and gastric cancer.

Doug McLemore
Vacaville, CA and Online

Doug has been tutoring the MCAT for over 15 years, and taught the test at Colorado State University before becoming an MCAT instructor and test developer at The Princeton Review. He holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry and an M.Ed. in Adult Education, and is uniquely qualified as an award-winning teacher and an experienced research scientist.

Gary Steinberg
New York, NY and Online

Gary has been a tutor for more than 15 years, and has served as an Adjunct Professor and Lecture Demonstration Coordinator in the Physics Department at Columbia University. He has his MS in Physics from Ohio University, and tutors all four sections of the MCAT.


MCAT At A Glance

MCAT Sections/Timing
Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems - Biology
- Physics
- Biochemistry
- General chemistry
- Organic chemistry
59 Questions 95 mins
Break (optional) 10 Minutes
Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills (CARS) - Reading comprehension
- Analysis
53 Questions 90 mins
Mid-Exam Break (optional) 30 Minutes
Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems - Biology
- Organic chemistry
- General chemistry
- Biochemistry
59 Questions 95 mins
Break (optional) 10 Minutes
Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior - Psychology
- Sociology
- Biology
59 Questions 95 mins
Computer or Paper? All administrations of the exam are computerized, but they are not computer adaptive.

Test-takers are permitted to move back and forth between questions and change answers within their given section.
Guessing Penalty? No. Answer every question, even with a guess.
Scheduling the MCAT
The MCAT is offered 25+ times per year at test centers all over the US. For all upcoming dates, see the AAMC Website .

Applicants may register up to eight days before their exam date, however registration is encouraged 29 days or more before the test date. Earlier registration is subject to lower fees and flexibility regarding cancellation and rescheduling.

For test-takers who registered 29 days or more prior to their test date, cancellation is available for a $155 cancellation fee and rescheduling is available for a $90 fee.

Test-takers have an option to void their scores on their test date, immediately after completing their exams. If test-takers choose to have their exams scored and reported, scores will be sent to schools automatically.

Applicants may take the MCAT up to three times in one year, though multiple retakes are discouraged in most cases.

Scores are released 30-35 days after test day.

An initial consultation with a Noodle Pro is always free.
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