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Business School Applications Surge Proves Not a Fad, Sustaining 2020 Growth

Business School Applications Surge Proves Not a Fad, Sustaining 2020 Growth

RESTON, Va., Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released its anticipated annual 2021 Application Trends Survey. The survey of nearly a thousand MBA and business master’s programs found that in 2021, the volume of applications for graduate business school programs grew 0.4 percent [...]

First-Ever Global Study of Diversity in Graduate Management Education Sheds Light on Gaps in Race and Gender

First-Ever Global Study of Diversity in Graduate Management Education Sheds Light on Gaps in Race and Gender

RESTON, Va., Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released a special report, “The Global Diversity of Talent – Attainment and Representation,” a first reference guide of its kind to better understand representation for graduate management education (GME) degree attainment worldwide. Understanding that [...]

Survey Projects Demand for Business School Graduates to Rebound in Post-Pandemic Era

Survey Projects Demand for Business School Graduates to Rebound in Post-Pandemic Era

RESTON, Va., June 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released its annual 2021 Corporate Recruiters Survey. The report found that corporate recruiters project a robust demand for business school graduates, with nine in ten of them expecting it to increase or remain stable [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Welcomes New Members to the Board

Graduate Management Admission Council Welcomes New Members to the Board

RESTON, Va., June 23 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today announced the addition of four new members to its board of directors. Katy Montgomery, Associate Dean, Degree Programmes, INSEAD; François Ortalo-Magné, Dean, London Business School; and Giuseppe Soda, Dean, SDA Bocconi School of [...]

GMAC Welcomes Top Latin American Business School as Its Newest Member

GMAC Welcomes Top Latin American Business School as Its Newest Member

RESTON, Va., May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™) today announced that EGADE Business School at Tecnológico de Monterrey has become the Council’s latest member. Located in Mexico, the EGADE Business School is selected for its world-class programs and international recognition in and beyond Latin America, adding great representation of the region to the global [...]

GMAC Launches Official GMAT™ Exam Chinese Microsite

GMAC Launches Official GMAT™ Exam Chinese Microsite

RESTON, Va., May 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), the leading global association of business schools and administrator of the Graduate Management Admission Test™ (GMAT™), today announced the launch of the official GMATTM exam Chinese website, GMAT.com.cn. As the most widely used exam for graduate business school admissions and accepted by more than 7,000 graduate [...]

Report Finds Accelerated Demand for Graduate Business Degrees in 2021 amid Declining Concerns About COVID-19

Report Finds Accelerated Demand for Graduate Business Degrees in 2021 amid Declining Concerns About COVID-19

RESTON, Va., March 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Interest in graduate management education (GME) programs in 2021 continues to grow among prospective students, a trend that coincides with waning concerns about the impact of COVID-19, according to a new report published today by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC™). The Council’s 2021 mba.com Prospective Students Survey Report finds [...]

Demand for B-schools Increases Amidst Global Pandemic

Demand for B-schools Increases Amidst Global Pandemic

RESTON, Va., Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released its annual 2020 Application Trends Survey. GMAC delayed the release of this year’s report, initially scheduled for publication in mid-October, to further gauge the impact of COVID-19 on application trends in regions around [...]

Firms Voice Increased Hiring Projections for MBA Graduates in 2021

Firms Voice Increased Hiring Projections for MBA Graduates in 2021

RESTON, Va., Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, in partnership with MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (MBA CSEA), the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and Highered has released its annual 2020 Corporate Recruiters Survey. As this year’s report was nearing conclusion [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces New Incoming Chairperson of the Board and Four New Board Members

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces New Incoming Chairperson of the Board and Four New Board Members

RESTON, Va., June 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today announced a new board chairperson and the addition of four new members to its board of directors. The terms will begin on July 1, 2020. Martin Boehm, Dean and Professor of Marketing at [...]