Graduate Management News

September 2016

The Newsletter of the Graduate Management Admission Council

GMAC Research Webinar Coming September 28: Application Trends 2016

Join GMAC researchers for an in-depth presentation of the latest trends in graduate business school admissions.

High Returns

App Trends WebinarRegister today to attend the upcoming GMAC webinar Application Trends 2016: Measuring the Market. The webinar—offered at no cost to professionals at GMAT accepting business schools—will take place Wednesday, September 28 at 12 pm ET. School professionals who register for the webinar will be emailed a link of the webinar recording after the live broadcast.

Attendees will gain useful insights on the current state of global demand for graduate management education from the results of GMAC’s annual Application Trends Survey—the largest and most frequently cited survey of its kind in the industry.

Topics covered in the webinar will include:

  • Overall trends in application volume for a wide variety of business school program types
  • Trends in demand among specific candidate groups, including domestic and international students, women, and underrepresented populations
  • Survey data related to schools’ recruitment and candidate outreach strategies, including all-new insights into programs’ use of various forms of financial assistance.

The webinar will be of particular interest to business school professionals working in the functional areas of admissions, recruitment, and marketing, in addition to business school leaders generally. GMAC researchers Matt Hazenbush (Research Communications Manager), Rebecca Estrada-Worthington (Survey Research Manager), and Gregg Schoenfeld (Director, Management Education Research) will lead the discussion.

Please reach out to with questions or comments.