chapter  6
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Development and Introduction of a Computer Adaptive Graduate Record Examinations General Test

The Graduate Record Examinations Program consists of the GRE General Test and a series of Subject Tests developed and administered by Educational Testing Service to aid in the graduate admissions process. The tests are admin­

istered to approximately 430,000 individuals throughout the world annually (Educational Testing Service, 1997). The tests have been shown to be a useful component in the prediction of graduate success and awarding of financial aid for graduate study (Educational Testing Service, 1997).