GMAC Press Releases


Our press releases are archived by year:

Dec 8, 2008
GMAC Board Approves $10 Million for New Fund to Support Global Business and Management Education
Contact: Judy Phair +1-703-245-0660 +1-202-903-3227 (mobile)jphair@gmac.comMcLean, Virginia (December 8, 2008)--The Board of Directors of the Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®)... More
Dec 4, 2008
GMAC and Vantage Learning Release Software to Help Prospective MBAs Sharpen Writing Skills
McLean, Virginia (December 4, 2008)--The Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®) and Vantage Learning have released new software to help prospective business school students prepare... More
Nov 20, 2008
GMAT Exam Now Offered at Camp Victory in Baghdad
McLean, Virginia (November 20, 2008)—Aspiring MBAs working for the U.S. military in Iraq can now take the Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®) on a military base in Baghdad. The... More
Nov 8, 2008
Number of China-Based GMAT Examinees Nearly Triples Since 2004
Shanghai, China—The number of Graduate Management Admission Tests (GMAT) taken in China has nearly tripled since 2004, new research by the Graduate Management Admission Council shows. The... More
Oct 23, 2008
Wiley Becomes Global Publisher of the Official GMAT Study Guides
Hoboken, New Jersey (October 23, 2008)—Wiley Publishing, Inc. announced today that it is now the official publisher of the Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®) study guides. The... More
Oct 6, 2008
GMAC Teams Up With Vantage Learning to Provide New Writing Software for Prospective MBAs
Newtown, Pennsylvania (October 6, 2008)—The Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®) is now offering software from Vantage Learning designed to help prospective and current MBA... More
Sep 11, 2008
TeamMBA Recognizes Two Business Schools for Community Involvement and Social Responsibility
McLean, Va. (September 11, 2008)—Business schools in the Netherlands and United States have been named co-recipients of the TeamMBA Award, presented annually to graduate management... More
Sep 9, 2008
Graduate Management Admission Council Completes Investigation of GMAT Test Takers Who Used; Scores Canceled
McLean, Virginia (September 9, 2008)--The Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®) has announced the completion of its investigation of GMAT® test takers who paid to receive active... More
Aug 27, 2008
Application Levels Rise Sharply at Business Schools Worldwide
McLean, Virginia (August 27, 2008)--Prospective MBAs are knocking on the doors of the world's business schools at a rapid pace this year, with the majority of graduate management education... More
Aug 23, 2008
Marci Armstrong Named Chair of Graduate Management Admission Council Board of Directors
McLean, Virginia (August 23, 2008)—Marci Armstrong, associate dean of graduate programs, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, has been selected as 2008–09 Chair of the... More
Jun 20, 2008
Courts Give Graduate Management Admission Council Domain Name Ownership, Hard Drive in Copyright Infringement Suit
Contact: Judy Phair, +1-703-245-0660, McLean, Virginia–The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia has issued a default judgment awarding the Graduate... More
Jun 10, 2008
New MBAs Find Success Landing Jobs Before Graduation
MCLEAN, Va., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's challenging economic conditions have not spoiled the party for new MBAs seeking to put their degrees to work.The majority of job... More
May 20, 2008
GMAT Mobile Testing Centre Set to Begin Journey Across Canada
McLean, Va.—Aspiring business school students in Canada have a new way to take the Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®), the entrance exam used by more than 4,000 graduate business... More
May 15, 2008
Hiring Outlook for MBAs Remains Healthy Despite Downturn in Economy
MCLEAN, Va., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even as employers scale back their overall hiring plans amid weakness in the global economy, their interest in bringing MBAs on board... More
Apr 17, 2008
Hundreds of Business Students Across the U.S. to Kick Off First TeamMBA Week With Community Service Projects
MCLEAN, Va., April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of MBA students at graduate business schools across the United States are putting aside their studies in support of the first... More
Apr 15, 2008
GMAT Exam Now Available in Azerbaijan, Moldova and Oman
MCLEAN, Va., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®), the most widely used assessment for admission to graduate management programs around the... More
Feb 21, 2008
Hong Kong’s Professor Japhet Law Named First Chairman of GMAC Advisory Board in Asia
McLean, Virginia—Dr. Japhet S. Law, a leading member of the Hong Kong community and longtime academic and administrator of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, has been named to lead the... More