United States: Application Trends Survey 2023

November 2023


This regional profile reports application trends reported by schools in the United States from GMAC’s 2023 Application Trends Survey. The profile highlights different trends between U.S. programs as well as trends by program delivery type to illustrate how program interest has changed over the last five years.

Quick Facts

  • More than half of U.S. programs reported growth in their program’s applications, as programs such as the full-time one-year MBA increased well-over one half in volume (65 percent).
  • U.S. programs lost a greater percentage of total international applications in 2023 compared to domestic.