GMAC Press Releases

 

Our press releases are archived by year:

Dec 21, 2010
GMATCH Virtual MBA Fair Attracts 1,750 Prospective Students From 136 Countries
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - December 21, 2010) - A virtual business school information fair hosted last month by the sponsor of the GMAT exam gave 1,750 prospective MBAs from 136 countries a... More
Nov 16, 2010
Thousands of Students From 125 Countries to Converge for Virtual MBA Recruitment Event
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - November 16, 2010) - Thousands of prospective MBA students from more than 125 countries on six continents are gearing up for an international MBA fair featuring... More
Nov 11, 2010
Employment Picture Brightens for MBA Graduates
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - November 11, 2010) - Nearly nine in 10 MBA and other graduate management alumni from the class of 2010 had a job after graduation, new survey results from the... More
Nov 4, 2010
GMAT Mobile Test Center Embarks on Eight-Month Tour Across America
Reston, Virginia—The GMAT Mobile Test Center has embarked on an eight-month, cross-country trip to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) directly to prospective business... More
Nov 3, 2010
China's Alipay Payment System Now Accepted for Purchases at mba.com Store
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - November 3, 2010) - People in China can now use Alipay, a major Chinese third-party online payment solution, to make purchases from the mba.com store, the... More
Oct 28, 2010
Official GMAT Study Guide Series Now Accessible to the Visually Impaired
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - October 28, 2010) - The Official Guide for GMAT Review series of test-preparation books is now available in a digital talking book format designed expressly to... More
Oct 7, 2010
GMAT Sponsor Organizes Online Fair to Connect Prospective MBA Students With Business Schools
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - October 7, 2010) - Prospective MBA students will be able to quiz admissions professionals from dozens of the world's top business schools during a global online... More
Aug 25, 2010
Applications to Executive MBA Programs Rise Sharply
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - August 25, 2010) - Applications to graduate management education programs painted a mixed picture in 2010, with demand for programs aimed at mid-career... More
Jul 15, 2010
GMAC and Pearson Team Up to Save Students a Bundle
LONDON and RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2010) - Pearson and the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) today announced the launch of a bundle pack that gives GMAT test takers... More
Jul 15, 2010
GMAC and Pearson Team Up to Save Students a Bundle
London and Reston, Virginia—Pearson and the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) today announced the launch of a bundle pack that gives GMAT test takers the opportunity to save up... More
Jul 13, 2010
GMAC Offers US$250,000 in Prizes to Drive Innovation in Management Education
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - July 13, 2010) - One idea. Three paragraphs. Fifty-thousand dollars. That's the simple premise behind a global contest to find ways to change management... More
Jun 25, 2010
Next Generation GMAT Exam to Add New Integrated Reasoning Section
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - June 25, 2010) - The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) will add an innovative new section designed to measure people's ability to evaluate information... More
Jun 2, 2010
New MBAs Confident About the Economy Despite Rough Employment Picture, GMAC Survey ShowsMore
McLean, Virginia—New graduates of MBA and other graduate management education programs are contending with a tough job market that has made landing employment before graduation the... More
May 13, 2010
MBA Employment Outlook on the Mend But Still Challenging, GMAC Survey Finds
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - May 13, 2010) - The job market for new business school graduates remains difficult, but there are clear signs that employers are becoming increasingly confident... More
Apr 27, 2010
Asian Students and Schools Drive Global Interest in Management Education
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) - Asia is the fastest-growing region in the world for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), according to research conducted by the... More
Mar 30, 2010
KAIST and Yonsei University Are First Korean Schools to Join Global Business School Group That Administers GMAT Exam
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 30, 2010) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has admitted four new members, including the first member schools based in South Korea and... More
Mar 30, 2010
Singapore Management University Joins Global Business School Group That Administers GMAT Exam
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 30, 2010) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has admitted four new members, including the first member schools based in South Korea and... More
Mar 30, 2010
Vlerick Is First Belgian School to Join Global Business School Group That Administers GMAT Exam
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 30, 2010) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has admitted four new members, including the first member schools based in Belgium and South... More
Mar 30, 2010
New Members From Korea, Singapore and Belgium Join Global Business School Group That Administers GMAT Exam
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 30, 2010) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has admitted four new members, including the first member schools based in South Korea and... More
Mar 23, 2010
Access to GMAT Exam Increases Worldwide
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 23, 2010) - In response to the demand for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) around the world, the number of testing centers that administer the... More
Mar 16, 2010
Expanded GMAT Fee Waiver Program Launched by Graduate Management Admission Council
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 16, 2010) - Hundreds of business school aspirants around the world will have the opportunity to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) at no... More
Mar 10, 2010
European Business Schools Command Growing Share of Global Market for Students
European citizens are taking the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) at a rapidly increasing pace—and they are directing a growing number of GMAT score reports at management... More
Feb 16, 2010
Former Wall Street Journal Columnist Ron Alsop Joins Deans Digest as Contributing Writer
McLean, Virginia—Ron Alsop, author and former Wall Street Journal columnist and editor, is now a regular contributor to Deans Digest, a bimonthly newsletter from the Graduate Management... More
Feb 4, 2010
Most New MBAs Find Jobs Shortly After Earning Degrees, GMAC Survey Finds
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - February 4, 2010) - Even as job-seekers at all levels continue to struggle with a tight labor market, the majority of people who earned an MBA or other... More
Jan 29, 2010
GMAT Exam Is Common Thread Among World’s Top MBA Programmes
McLean, Virginia—For the second consecutive year, every school that made the Financial Times newspaper’s ranking of the top 100 MBA programmes, including the 9th –ranked Hong University of... More
Jan 21, 2010
MBA Employers See Better Economy Ahead
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - January 21, 2010) - Seventy percent of MBA employers polled recently by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) expect 2010 to bring relief from the... More