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ERIC Number: ED555843
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Apr
Pages: 9
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Where Students Are Pursuing Graduate Business School and Why. 2014 Data to Go
Briggs, Tracey
Graduate Management Admission Council
This latest report in the GMAC® Data-to-Go Series looks at regional differences in demographics, motivations, and preferred study destinations of individuals pursuing graduate management education around the world. Key themes of student demographics, GMAT score-sending destinations, program preferences, and career intentions appear in data throughout. Findings in this Data-to-Go brief are derived primarily from two sources of information, including: (1) A total of 238,356 GMAT exams taken by prospective business school students worldwide, and the 675,733 GMAT score reports they sent to business schools in testing year 2013; and (2) Responses from 12,328 prospective graduate management students worldwide who registered on and participated in the GMAC Prospective Students Survey in calendar year 2013. Select county/regional examples discussed in this Data-to-Go include: (1) United States; (2) Canada; (3) China; (4) India; (5) Africa; (6) Europe; and (7) Emerging Markets for Students: Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Mexico, and Brazil.
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)
Identifiers - Location: Africa; Brazil; Canada; China; India; Mexico; Saudi Arabia; United States; Vietnam
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Graduate Management Admission Test