GMAC Press Releases


Our press releases are archived by year:

Dec 21, 2011
Year-End Wrap-Up Highlights Positive Trends for B-School Grads in 2011
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Dec 21, 2011) - Key survey and poll results from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) during 2011 provided a positive outlook for MBA graduates in... More
Dec 14, 2011
More Companies Plan to Hire MBAs in 2012, GMAC Poll Finds
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Dec 14, 2011) - Results of the 2011 Year-end Poll of Employers conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council indicate an improved job market for MBAs... More
Oct 13, 2011
Business School Graduates Say Internships Are Key to Finding Employment
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Oct 13, 2011) - As recruiting for coveted internships begins to heat up at business schools, recent surveys of graduates and employers by the Graduate... More
Oct 5, 2011
Delivering a Differentiated Experience Is Top of Mind at This Year's GMAC European Conference Hosted by IE Business School Madrid October 10-11
LONDON and MADRID, SPAIN--(Marketwire - Oct 5, 2011) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and IE Business School today jointly announced the upcoming "Best in Class... More
Sep 27, 2011
Graduate Management Admission Council Names Three to Board: Dean Christine A. Poon of the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, Dean Xiongwen Lu of the School of Management at Fudan University (China), and Dean Ajit Rangnekar of the Indian School of Business
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Sep 27, 2011) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the association of top business schools around the world and owners of the GMAT exam, has... More
Sep 14, 2011
Global Online Event Sponsored by GMAT Owner Connects Prospective Students With Business Schools
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Sep 14, 2011) - Prospective MBA students will be able to meet admissions professionals from dozens of the world's top business schools later this month during... More
Sep 13, 2011
Graduate Management Application Trends Reflect Economic Uncertainty, Rapid Globalization and Diversification
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Sep 13, 2011) - In the face of continued economic uncertainly worldwide, application volumes to specialized master's programs in finance and management show... More
Aug 22, 2011
GMAC CEO Dave Wilson and TeamMBA Raise $112,000 for Fight Against Cancer
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Aug 22, 2011) - TeamMBA, led by Dave Wilson, CEO of Reston-based Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), raised $112,000 for the Lance Armstrong... More
Jun 21, 2011 Store Adds New Payment Options
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2011) - Visitors to the store can now choose from a broader array of payment methods when they purchase GMAT test-preparation tools and other... More
May 25, 2011
"Official GMAT" Test Prep Goes Mobile With App for iPhones and iPads and Actual GMAT Questions From the Maker of the Test
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - May 25, 2011) - For the first time, GMAT test takers can prep for the exam using actual questions from past exams directly from their iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad... More
May 10, 2011
New MBAs See Better Job Market as Employers Turn Focus to Growth
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - May 10, 2011) - With graduation season rolling into view, students about to finish business school have an especially good reason to celebrate: The job market... More
Apr 20, 2011
GMAT Exam Now Accepted by More Than 5,000 Business and Management Programs Around the World
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Apr 20, 2011) - The GMAT exam, the most widely used assessment for business and management programs around the world, has reached a new milestone as the number... More
Mar 8, 2011
Motivations for Going to Business School Remain Steady Across Economic Cycles, GMAC Research Finds
The reasons people are drawn to business school remain constant despite the cyclical nature of the economy, with the desire to develop new skills and abilities, gain access to better... More
Mar 1, 2011
GMAC Experts Available to Comment About Women in Business Education
Reston, Virginia—As the world celebrates International Women’s Day and the achievements of women in society, several experts on women and management education at the Graduate Management... More
Feb 10, 2011
MBA Compensation Heads Up as Recession Wanes, GMAC Survey Finds
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - February 10, 2011) - Compensation packages for MBAs who graduated over the last decade are continuing to grow as the global economy appears to be on the mend... More
Feb 2, 2011
Europe Drawing Growing Share of Global B-School Student Pipeline, GMAT Data Show
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - February 2, 2011) - European business schools are attracting a steadily increasing share of the global market of prospective students interested in management... More
Jan 19, 2011
GMAC Awards US$260,000 in Prizes to Winners of Ideas to Innovation Challenge
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - January 19, 2011) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), owner of the GMAT exam, today announced that it is presenting more than US$260,000 in prizes... More
Jan 11, 2011
Graduate Management Admission Council, Pearson VUE, and ACT Announce 12-Year Extension of GMAT Relationship
RESTON, VA and MINNEAPOLIS, MN and IOWA CITY, IA--(Marketwire - January 11, 2011) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), Pearson VUE and ACT today announced an extension of... More