GMAT Information
Test Preparation

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a computer adaptive examination administered year-round at test centers throughout the world. The GMAT exam measures verbal, mathematical, and analytical writing skills developed over a long period of time. It is specifically designed to help graduate management programs assess the qualifications of applicants for advanced study in business and management. GMAT scores are used by more than 5,000 graduate management programs at approximately 1,900 schools.

The GMAT exam includes Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, and Verbal sections, administered in that order. For the Analytical Writing Assessment, you will be presented with one essay topic requiring analysis of an argument. You will type your essays using the computer keyboard. The Integrated Reasoning section consists of twelve questions covering Multi-Source Reasoning, Graphics Interpretation, Two-Part Analysis, and Table Analysis. The Quantitative section consists of Data Sufficiency and Problem Solving questions that are intermingled throughout the section. The Verbal section consists of Sentence Correction, Reading Comprehension, and Critical Reasoning questions that are also intermingled throughout the section. The Verbal and Quantitative sections contain computer adaptive multiple-choice questions.

Total GMAT scores range from 200 to 800. Two-thirds of test takers score between 400 and 600. Each score is reported on a fixed scale and will appear on the official GMAT score reports that you and your designated score recipients receive. Your score report includes all GMAT scores from tests taken in the last five years.

– Information taken from ©2002-2012, Graduate Management Admission Council®.

GMAT Exam Format

Analytical Writing Assessment 1 Analysis of an Argument Prompt 30 minutes
Integrated Reasoning 12 questions 30 minutes
Optional Rest Break (8 min.)
Problem Solving and Data Sufficiency 37 questions 75 minutes
Optional Rest Break (8 min.)
Reading Comprehension, Critical Reasoning, and Sentence Correction 41 questions 75 minutes
Total Testing Time (with breaks)210 3 hours 30 min.(approx.)

Registering for the GMAT

Online Registration
Go to to schedule an appointment. You must register as an user and you must pay with a credit card.

Telephone Registration
Call 1-800-717-GMAT (4628). You must pay with a credit card.

Fax or Mail-In Registration
Printed appointment scheduling forms are available online at or upon request from GMAT Customer Service in your region. Faxed forms must include a credit card number to be billed; mailed forms can be accompanied by a cashier’s check, money order, personal check, or credit card number.

Test Dates

The GMAT exam is administered year-round and on demand at test centers around the world.

Test Fees

The current registration fee for the GMAT is $250.

Test Centers in Utah

Pearson Professional Centers - Draper
11820 South State Street, Suite 300
Draper, UT 84020

Pearson Professional Centers - Ogden
1150 South Depot Drive
Business Depot Ogden
Suite 130
Ogden, UT 84404

Pearson Professional Centers - Bountiful
1551 Renaissance Towne Dr #560
Bountiful, UT 84010

Utah State University Career Services - Testing
University Inn 115
0188 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322