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Commercial Bar Prep Courses
There are a number of commercial bar prep courses that can help you prepare for the bar exam.
Barbri"...an industry leading Bar exam prep course for almost 5 decades. They offer a ton of different flexible options for law students. You can sign up for a live classroom lectures, virtual classroom learning, or a simple self-study course. They offer it all.
Their study materials include more than 2,500 MBE practice questions, video lectures, and their custom LawMaster study key approach to studying. Each study key is categorized into different topics and includes frequently tested subjects. This organization helps students focus on relevant topics and make connections without bouncing from subject to subject." The course is expensive.
Kaplan "one of the most popular Bar exam review courses in the last 20 years because they make a great product. The course is designed to be flexible and adapter to your study needs.
This means as you go through the study materials, the advanced analytics built into the Kaplan software track your understanding of topics. Based on your knowledge it will actively change the course syllabus to direct your focus on topics and concepts that you need to work on. This not only helps you improve your weak areas, it also speeds up your study time because you aren’t studying things you already know.
The prep course includes more than 4,000 real MBE bar exam practice questions and an unlimited amount of practice essays grading. This is perfect for practicing your exam test-taking skills and understanding how to write the essays that the test-makers are looking for." "Kaplan also offers a pass guarantee. If you don’t pass the exam with their course, they will give you a complete refund." (as of 2021)
is an affordable study prep guide for 1LS, 2LS, 3LS, and up offered in most states. Their directed study mode lets you set up a custom study schedule based on your availability. The course then structures a study plan and gives you 8-10 weeks of daily tasks to complete in order to be prepared by your exam day.
Each lesson has a short 10-15 minute lecture that is designed to help up understand the topics without getting bored or distracted. These shorter lessons are great for people with busy schedules who can’t sit down for hours on end listening to lectures.
All of the lectures and over 2,500 MBE bar exam practice questions are available on demand with their online study platform. You can study from anywhere on any device. They also offer unlimited essay grading and personal customer support 24/7. This is great if you have a question and don’t want to wait 3 days to hear back from someone.
The biggest downfall to this study course isn’t available in all states. Currently, they only offer materials for 40 states..."
The above three are only a few of the bar prep courses that are available - you can check out this link for information on other bar review courses.