Graduate Management News

GMAT Volume Surpasses 90,000

The GMAT volume through May 31, 2003—92,279 worldwide—shows a 15.71% decrease when compared to the number of tests taken during the same time period in 2002 (a year with unusually high test-taking volume). However, the 2003 year-to-date volume is close to the number of tests taken during the first five months of 2001 (95,299). The following table displays the four-year trend in GMAT volume for the first five months of each calendar year:

                           May 2003   May 2002   May 2001   May 2000
United States         60,958        71,589         61,049        56,893
International         31,321        37,886         34,250        28,755
Worldwide              92,279      109,475         95,299        85,648

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