GMAC Press Releases

 

Our press releases are archived by year:

Dec 17, 2009
Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) Posts Record Volume in 2009
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - December 17, 2009) - The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is on track to set a new record in 2009 for the number of tests administered in a single year.... More
Dec 3, 2009
Beijing Court Upholds Copyright Protection for GMAT Exam
MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Beijing No. 1 Intermediate People's Court has upheld the right of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) to protect its... More
Oct 27, 2009
Two New Members Elected to Graduate Management Admission Council Board of Directors
MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Daniel F. Muzyka, dean, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC), and Ray Whittington, dean, College of Commerce and... More
Oct 9, 2009
MEDIA ADVISORY: Student Recruitment for Graduate Business Schools Is Focus of Graduate Management Admission Council European Conference at IESE
Developing successful strategies for student recruitment in today’s turbulent economy is the theme of the second annual European conference of the Graduate Management Admission Council... More
Oct 8, 2009
University of Edinburgh Business School and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore Are New Members of Graduate Management Admission Council
MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 8, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the association of international graduate business schools and owner of the GMAT exam, has... More
Oct 5, 2009
Mobile GMAT Test Center to Visit Historically Black and Hispanic-Serving Colleges and Universities
MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The GMAT Mobile Test Center will travel to dozens of colleges and universities across the United States as it again crosses the country on a... More
Sep 23, 2009
New Editions of Official GMAT® Study Guides Now Available
McLean, Virginia (September 23, 2009)—Updated editions of verbal and quantitative study guides from the Graduate Management Admission Council®, creator of the Graduate Management Admission... More
Sep 22, 2009
MBA Programs See Growth in Applications
MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Application levels at business schools around the world continued to climb this year, says a new research report from the Graduate... More
Sep 8, 2009
The GMAT Group Collaborates With Pearson on New Test of English; Launch Set for October
MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic), a new English language test owned by Pearson and developed in collaboration with the... More
Jul 23, 2009
Business Schools Receive TeamMBA Awards for Community Service
MCLEAN, Va., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has presented TeamMBA Awards to six business schools from the United States and Europe in... More
Jul 15, 2009
Kai Peters, Ashridge Dean, is New Chair of Graduate Management Admission Council Board of Directors
MCLEAN, Va., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kai Peters, dean/director, Ashridge Business School, United Kingdom, has been selected as 2009-10 chair of the board of directors for the... More
Jul 9, 2009
French Authorities Give Sole Approval to GMAT Exam to Collect Biometric Data to Advance Security
MCLEAN, Va., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in its history, the French National Commission for Data Protection and the Liberties (CNIL) has granted approval to a... More
Jun 25, 2009
Graduate Management Admission Council Admits 12 New Member Schools
MCLEAN, Va., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has admitted 12 new members, representing eight countries. The new schools bring the total... More
Jun 24, 2009
Seven Elected to Graduate Management Admission Council Board of Directors
MCLEAN, Va., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven leaders in business and education have been elected to the Board of Directors of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).They... More
Jun 5, 2009
HBCU Business School Deans Partner With GMAC to Boost Number of African American MBA Students
MCLEAN, Va., June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and deans of the 36 Historically Black College and University (HBCU) business schools agreed... More
Jun 1, 2009
Experts in Computerized Adaptive Testing Discuss Latest Techniques in High-Stakes Exams
International Conference Set for June 2-3 at University of MinnesotaMINNEAPOLIS, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Graduate Management Admission... More
May 11, 2009
Global Recession Forces Cutbacks in MBA Recruiting, But New Business School Grads Still Command a Hefty Premium
MCLEAN, Va., May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employers continue to place a high premium on people with an MBA or other graduate management degrees, even as they sharply curtail plans to... More
Apr 14, 2009
Latest Edition of Official GMAT® Study Guide Now Available
MCLEAN, Va., April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 12th edition of The Official Guide for GMAT® Review (Wiley Paperback; March 30, 2009; $36.95) is now on sale in bookstores and online... More
Apr 9, 2009
Multimedia Online News Center Launched by Graduate Management Admission Council
GMAC News Center Features Podcasts, Videos, Articles and Other Information About Graduate Management Educationhttp://www.gmac.com/newscenterMCLEAN, Va., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire... More
Apr 1, 2009
These Students Are in the Business of Giving Back
http://www.gmac.com/teammbaMCLEAN, Va., April 1--From coast to coast across the U.S., more than 1,500 MBA students, faculty and supporters will participate in dozens of community service... More
Mar 3, 2009
Mobile GMAT Test Center Starts Third Journey Across United States
Graduate Management Admission Council to Bring Business School Entrance Exam to 17 Universities in 12 StatesMCLEAN, Va., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The GMAT® Mobile Test Center... More
Feb 24, 2009
Lawrence M. Rudner Receives Career Achievement Award from Association of Test Publishers
GMAT Expert Recognized for Multiple Contributions To Standardized Testing Industry MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Lawrence M. Rudner, whose pioneering work in the field of... More
Feb 12, 2009
New Loan Program for International Students Created at the Request of the Graduate Management Admission Council
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Responding to a request from the Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®), a leading international bank has joined with experienced... More
Feb 3, 2009
U.S. Army Reserve and Business School Group Ink Agreement to Encourage Soldiers to Pursue Graduate Management Education
Graduate Management Admission Council Expands its Operation MBA Program with U.S. Army ReserveWASHINGTON, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC... More