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Interest in Business Schools Survives Cost Perception and “Great Resignation”

Interest in Business Schools Survives Cost Perception and “Great Resignation”

RESTON, Va., April 19 (Korea Bizwire) —  The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released its GMAC Prospective Students Survey – 2022 Summary Report, which explores how candidate preferences have shifted during the COVID-19 pandemic. The report was based on survey responses from more than 6,500 individuals worldwide [...]

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 [...]