GMAC Press Releases


Our press releases are archived by year:

Dec 15, 2013
Employers’ 2014 Hiring Plans Hold Steady
RESTON, Virginia, December 15, 2013 — The job market will very likely hold up for class of 2014 business school graduates, as more than three-quarters of employers that plan to hire... More
Dec 5, 2013
GMAC® Helps Students Find the Right Business School
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 5, 2013) - Prospective business and management students around the world are able to find updated information on nearly 6,000 programs in the new School... More
Nov 18, 2013
Nine Out of 10 Class of 2013 Business School Alumni Employed, Poll Finds
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 18, 2013) - The business school class of 2013 fared well overall on the job market, as 90 percent of alumni around the world polled by the Graduate... More
Nov 13, 2013
GMAC Funds Entrepreneurship Education Initiatives Leveraging Technology and Community
RESTON, Virginia, November 13, 2013 — Two programs funded by GMAC’s Management Education for Tomorrow (MET) Fund are infusing entrepreneurial passion into graduate management... More
Nov 7, 2013
VirBELA Global Business Simulation Competition Winners Named
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 7, 2013) - VirBELA, CYBERSPACE - A team of four MBA students, with members living in the UK, India, Singapore, and Japan, navigated cash flow issues... More
Oct 14, 2013
New GMAT Test Centers Open in China
HONG KONG (October 14, 2013) — To serve China’s growing demand for management education and the GMAT exam, the Graduate Management Admission Council has added test centers in... More
Oct 11, 2013
Unofficial GMAT® Score Reports Include Integrated Reasoning Scores
RESTON, Virginia – October 11, 2013 —Unofficial GMAT® score reports, provided to GMAT test takers at test centers worldwide immediately after they take the computer-based... More
Oct 1, 2013
GMAC® and Hogan Assessments’ Career Development Solution Named a Top HR Product of the Year
RESTON, Va. and TULSA, Okla. (October 01, 2013) – The Graduate Management Admission Council®(GMAC®) and Hogan Assessment Systems announced today that Reflect™ by GMAC... More
Sep 24, 2013
More Full-Time MBA Programs See Application Gains
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 24, 2013) - More full-time MBA programs worldwide saw increases than decreases in the number of applications they received this year compared with last... More
Sep 18, 2013
Graduate Management Admission Test® Creator Releases New Practice Exams
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 18, 2013) - Test takers preparing for the GMAT® exam with the popular GMATPrep® software can now purchase two additional computer adaptive practice... More
Sep 4, 2013
UC San Diego Rady School Launches VirBELA, a Virtual World for Business Education
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2013) - The Rady School of Management at UC San Diego, in collaboration with Rembisz & Associates, is proud to announce the start of student... More
Aug 2, 2013
New Book by GMAT Publisher Takes on Challenges Confronting Business Education
RESTON, VA (August 6, 2013) – A new book commissioned by Graduate Management Admission Council, owners and administrators of the GMAT exam, examines a variety of important challenges... More
Jul 31, 2013
Global Online Fair Links Prospective Students With More Than 65 Business Schools September 10-11
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 31, 2013) - Registration is now open for the Official GMATCH online fair, a global recruiting event sponsored by the Graduate Management Admission Council... More
Jun 20, 2013
Olin School at Washington University in St. Louis Sweeps TeamMBA Awards
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - Jun 20, 2013) - MBA student Michael McLaughlin, who trekked 2,500 miles to raise money and awareness for abused and neglected children, and his school, the... More
Jun 19, 2013
Graduate Management Admission Council Names New Board Chair and Two New Board Members
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2013) - At its annual business meeting today in Vancouver, British Columbia, the Graduate Management Admission Council welcomed a new chair and two... More
May 28, 2013
Graduate Management Admission Council Appoints Sangeet Chowfla President and Chief Executive Officer and Successor to David A. Wilson
RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - May 28, 2013) - The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the global non-profit council of the world's leading graduate schools of business and... More
May 21, 2013
Employer Hiring Up 4% for Class of 2013 Business School Graduates
RESTON, Virginia (May 21, 2013) -- The job market continues to improve for graduate business school degree holders, as more employers plan to hire MBAs and specialized business master... More
Apr 10, 2013
Prospective Students Focus on Different Types of Business Programs
RESTON, VA--(April 10, 2013) - Graduate programs in business and management are drawing a wider range of applicants, and these aspiring students are more likely to have a single program... More
Mar 26, 2013
Graduate Management Admission Council Updates Free GMATPrep® Software
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Mar 26, 2013) - Test takers preparing for the GMAT exam can now review their practice exam responses, gain insight into their pacing, and customize practice... More
Feb 27, 2013
GMAT Mobility Patterns Reveal Global Talent Flows, Program Diversity
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2013) -  Graduate management education is becoming more global and more diverse, as a broader range of global applicants are sending their GMAT... More
Feb 20, 2013
The Graduate Management Admission Council Launches Reflect™ by GMAC, Powered by Hogan Assessments
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Feb 20, 2013) - The Graduate Management Admission Council, in partnership with Hogan Assessments, today launched its newest product, Reflect™ by GMAC, a... More
Feb 6, 2013
Five Schools Become Latest Members of Graduate Management Admission Council
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Feb 6, 2013) -  The Graduate Management Admission Council has admitted five schools as member institutions. The schools are: ... More
Jan 29, 2013
EFMD & GMAC to Hold Global MBA Directors Conference at IMD
BRUSSELS, January 28, 2013 -- EFMD, with the support of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), will hold the 2013 EFMD MBA Conference hosted by IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland from... More
Jan 28, 2013
Graduate Management Admission Council and Student Veterans of America Announce Partnership
RESTON, Virginia (January 28, 2013) — The Graduate Management Admission Council and the Student Veterans of America have entered a partnership to help both groups better provide... More
Jan 22, 2013
Job Market Strong for Those Earning Graduate Business Degrees in 2012
RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Jan 22, 2013) -  Those earning graduate degrees in business and management last year faced a receptive job market, as 92 percent of 2012 graduates surveyed... More