The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAT) Exam is a highly reliable predictor of student performance, as well as the most powerful tool available to graduate management admissions professionals for measuring the skills students need to succeed in today’s classroom. Available in 114 countries with testing in over 600 test centers around the world, the GMAT exam gives you a valid prediction of a student’s likely academic performance. The GMAT measures analytical writing and problem solving abilities, and addresses data sufficiency, logic and critical reasoning—all essential skills in business and management. The GMAT exam is available at Pearson Professional Centers located around the world year round.

The GMAT has four parts:

Analytical Writing Assessment: consists of one 30-minute written essay on the analysis of an argument. It measures the test-taker’s ability to formulate an appropriate and constructive critique of a specific conclusion based on a specific line of thinking. A specific knowledge of the essay topic is not necessary; only the capacity to write analytically is assessed.

Integrated Reasoning: Consists of 12 questions covering four question types: Multi-Source Reasoning, Graphics Interpretation, Two-Part Analysis, and Table Analysis, to be completed in 30 minutes. It measures the test takers ability to analyze and synthesize data in different formats from multiple sources.

Verbal: Consists of 41 questions comprised of reading comprehension, critical reasoning, and sentence correction to be completed in 75 minutes. It measures the test taker’s ability to read and comprehend written materials, reason and evaluate arguments, and correct written material to confirm to standard written English.

Quantitative: Consists of 37 questions on Data Sufficiency and Problem Solving, to be completed in 75 minutes. It measures the test taker’s ability to reason quantitatively, solve quantitative problems, and interpret graphic data. Understand problems involving arithmetic, elementary algebra, and common geometry concepts. Evaluate the amount of information needed to solve quantitative problems.

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