Who outscores everyone on the GRE? St. Thomas Newsroom November 16, 1999 Did you know that philosophy majors, on the average, score higher than other majors on the verbal Graduate Record Exam, score higher than any other humanities majors on the quantitative Graduate Record Exam, and score third-highest of all majors on the Graduate Management Admissions Test and the Law School Admissions Test?A reception for prospective majors and minors in philosophy will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, in the Koch Commons Fireside Lounge. Sandwiches and beverages will be provided.Consider studying philosophy, which teaches you how to read and think analytically and how to write logically and persuasively. And, the faculty say that philosophy “ennobles” you along the way. What could be better?