Test Prep Courses
GMAT Prep Course
Planning on taking the GMAT? Our Prep Course will coach you on the skills and tools you’ll need to hurdle this big step on your path to Business school.
About the GMAT Prep Course:
- Review key content and test taking strategies
- 28 hours of classroom instruction at the University of Arizona
- Small class sizes
- Two official practice tests
- Official GMAT materials
- Instructor access for supplemental support
- Competitively priced at $600. University of Arizona students and alumni receive a $50 discount!
- There are currently no GMAT sessions scheduled for Spring 2021.
For payment details, you can review our Payment & Discounts page.
Frequently Asked Questions
The GMAT course includes full-length pre- and post-tests, an instructor-designed student workbook, and the GMAT Official Guide. You will receive an email with instructions on registering for the pre-test. The other materials will be distributed on the first day of class.
Yes, you must take the pre-test before the first day of class. Having the results of the pre-test enables us to make any necessary adjustments to the syllabus and assists us in evaluating the effectiveness of our courses. It also provides you important information about your current performance, which you can use to measure your progress. If you are unable to schedule the pre-test before the beginning of the course, please contact us at (520) 626-9873.
Most students take two to three months to study for the GMAT. We recommend you take the prep course at the beginning of the time you’ve allotted for study. This will ensure you have an adequate grasp of the test’s basic content and principles, which are crucial for effective independent study.
The course covers exam content for the Quantitative and Verbal Reasoning sections, as well as test-taking strategies and analytical writing advice. The course will not cover the Integrated Reasoning section; however, the GMAT Official Guide contains helpful information and practice that you can use to prepare.
There will be homework assigned after every session. Additional practice will be necessary if you want to improve your scores by a significant margin.
Many MBA programs now accept the GRE in lieu of the GMAT. The admissions departments of individual schools will be able to provide more specific information on their policies regarding standardized exams.