As we all are aware of the test pattern that GRE test can be either Paper based or Computer adaptive. The GRE score measures on a 200-990 scale. GRE score percentiles are a bit tricky to understand. To get to know about this, you have to recollect the scoring pattern of GRE.
- GRE Verbal Score ranges on a scale of 130-170; with 1-point increment.
- GRE Quantitative Aptitude Score ranges on a scale of 130-170; with 1-point increment.
- GRE AWA Score ranges on a scale of 0-6; with 0.5-point increment.
It is a natural to calculate the test score, after completing the test. But the GRE leaves you in ambiguity. So how to ascertain whether your GRE score is good or bad? The GRE Score percentile helps you in figuring out your stand in the test.
What is GRE Score Percentiles?
GRE Score Percentiles are used as a comparing tool to check the GRE score of the aspirants among their community. GRE Score percentile rank gives a measure of the people who scored less than you. For e.g. if you have secured an 85th percentile score, it means you have performed better than 85 percent of all the students who appeared for the test from across the world.
Also Read: What is a Good GRE score?
GRE test provides you the option of Score Select which it is a means of sending the GRE scores to colleges. The benefit of it you can freely select the number of colleges, to which you can send your test score. The test scores can be ALL, ANY or MOST RECENT you can convey to your selected colleges on the test date itself. As the score is valid up-to 5 years, you have the privilege of score selection to send the best score of yours.
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