GMAT exam-taking reaches record volume

September 26, 2012

The Graduate Management Admission Council reports that last year, which saw the introduction of a new GMAT Integrated Reasoning section, was a record year for the exam. A total of 286,529 GMAT exams were written, with 831,337 score reports submitted to 5,281 graduate business and management programs worldwide -- all historic highs. GMAT exam volume for the 2012 testing year (July 1, 2011-June 30, 2012) was up by 11% compared to 2011, and 8% higher than the previous record of 265,613 in 2009. GMAC News Release