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The Preliminary Application Trends survey is open

2/10/2017

GMAC produces the Preliminary Application Trends study to provide an early indication of market health. Schools that participate get early data on applications to classes that started late summer as well as end-of-cycle results for programs starting in January. Results from the survey are distributed only to participants. Interested schools can sign up at gmac.com/surveysignup.

International students rethink b-school locales

2/3/2017

US business schools could see a decline in enrollment among international students who may be concerned about changing US immigration policies, explains Sangeet Chowfla, president and CEO of the Graduate Management Admission Council. In the UK, a nationalist sentiment evidenced by the Brexit vote also is dissuading some foreign students from enrolling in UK business schools, a GMAC survey shows.

International students rethink b-school locales

1/27/2017

US business schools could see a decline in enrollment among international students who may be concerned about changing US immigration policies, explains Sangeet Chowfla, president and CEO of the Graduate Management Admission Council. In the UK, a nationalist sentiment evidenced by the Brexit vote also is dissuading some foreign students from enrolling in UK business schools, a GMAC survey shows.

Hiring forecast in 2017 looks strong for b-school grads

1/20/2017

GMAC's annual Year-End Poll of Employers shows a greater share of companies planning to employ business school graduates in 2017. They also plan to increase hiring of MBA and non-MBA graduates, expanding the amount of positions for job-seeking b-school alumni. For more findings from the 2016 Year-End Poll of Employers, download the full summary report.

Return on investment of business school goes beyond financials

1/13/2017

GMAC 2016 Alumni Perspectives Survey data show there were nonfinancial criteria, such as opportunity for personal development and expansion of knowledge and skills, that factored highly in alumni decisions to invest in a graduate management education. This underscores that salary and financial return on investments are just one factor in the consideration of graduate management education. Read more in the Research Insights article.

GMASS Search Service has new features and price

1/6/2017

As of Jan. 3, the GMASS Search Service tool has new features that will improve the user experience and new pricing to better reflect the value of the tool. Visit here for full details, including a sample Download File and Walk-Through Guide, or contact your local GMAC representative.

GMAC admits 4 leading business schools to its global membership

12/16/2016

The Graduate Management Admission Council admitted four new graduate business schools to its membership, bringing total membership to 220. Spanning three continents, the schools joining include American University of Beirut, Suliman S. Olayan School of Business (Lebanon); Bond University, Bond Business School (Australia); Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad (India); and Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos Business School (Nigeria). Read more here.