Category Archives: FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions: We answer the FAQs you have about the GMAT and the new updates to the GMAT scheduled for June 2012.

Part-time vs Full-time vs Executive MBA – What is the Difference?

When applying to business school, one of the first things you should carefully consider is what type of MBA program you should pursue. There are two traditional MBA paths: part-time and full-time, and a more modern option known as the Executive … Continue reading

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How Do I Sign up for the GMAT?

Applying to business school entails several steps, of which the most is taking the GMAT exam. Almost all business schools accept the GMAT for the purpose of admission, though some will also accept the GRE. If an MBA is in your future, you … Continue reading

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GMAT vs GRE – Which One Should I Take to Get into B-School?

The GMAT and GRE are both accepted by many business schools now, but which one you should take is a personal decision that depends on your individual areas of strength and weakness. Though many schools use test scores from either exam … Continue reading

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What if I don’t like my score? Can I get canceled scores back?

  How Do I Cancel a GMAT Score? As soon as you finish your GMAT, you have the chance to see your unofficial score. Before you leave the testing center, you have only two minutes to decide to keep this … Continue reading

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Does the Integrated Reasoning section on the GMAT matter?

  The Integrated Reasoning section of the GMAT was added when the GMAT introduced the computer adaptive test (CAT) exam. This is a 30-minute, 12-question section that tests your ability to use information from several sources to answer questions that … Continue reading

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How many times can I take the GMAT?

  For most tests, the more times you take the exam, the better your score gets, and this often is the case with the GMAT. But, there are several things that will limit the number of times that you can … Continue reading

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GMAT Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) – What is it?

On the GMAT, you only have one opportunity to really flaunt your analytic capabilities. The Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) is the essay portion of the GMAT, and it accounts for the first 30 minutes of the exam, and like the … Continue reading

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GMAT Integrated Reasoning Section – What is it?

The Integrated Reasoning section on the GMAT is a relatively new section that tests your ability to break complex amounts of information into the most important pieces. Since the questions in this section often require you to look at multiple … Continue reading

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Where Do I Take the GMAT?

Depending on where you live, there are several options for places to take the GMAT exam, but the closer you wait until the test date, the fewer choices you’re likely to have. Choosing when to take your test is important, … Continue reading

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When Do I Take the GMAT?

Taking the GMAT exam is one of the most important decisions you can make, after deciding to go to business school. The timing of the exam should fit into your application process, which should in turn depend on when your … Continue reading

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