Best Majors for GREs: Philosophy Dominates

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Physics Central, Buzz Blog: “Philosophy departments focus heavily on logical reasoning and identifying logical fallacies, most likely leading to philosophy students’ dominance of the verbal and analytical writing sections.” More information HERE.  Of course, the data only establishes a correlation.  It may be that Philosophy attracts students who, independently of majoring in the field, would do well on tests like the GRE.