Profile of GMAT Testing: North America, TY2019-TY2023

October 2023

The Profile of GMAT Testing: North America provides schools with a five-year demographic snapshot of the prospective applicant pool for graduate management programs in North America. It features GMAT exam and score-reporting data based on US region and state of residence, race/ethnicity of US citizens, and Canadian province of residence.


This report is one of three profile publications detailing five years of GMAT test-taking data for testing years (TY) 2019 through 2023, with score reporting data for TY2023.

Quick Facts

  • Globally, more than 750 thousand Graduate Management Admission Test™ (GMAT™) exams have been taken over the past five years by individuals interested in pursuing graduate management education.
  • The GMAT exam is an important part of the admissions process for more than 7,900 graduate management programs worldwide.
  • A total of 108,851 GMAT exams were taken worldwide by prospective business school students in testing year 2023 (TY2023), which ran from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. 
  • These examinees sent a total of 195,820 score reports to graduate-level management programs across the globe.