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GMAT / GRE Information

Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

GMAT Information and Registration:

GRE Information and Registration:

Boise State University School Code: 4018

Both exams are available throughout the year at various testing centers. Studying and preparing for the exam is highly recommended.

GMAT/GRE preparation classes are available through the Center for Professional Development.

Waiver Requirements:

The GMAT/GRE may be waived for applicants who:

1. Possess an advanced degree already (Masters, Doctorate, etc.)


2. Have 3+ years of significant management or professional work experience where you managed budgets, people, or customer accounts AND an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (we first evaluate your overall GPA but will use the GPA from your last 60 credit hours of study if it shows marked improvement.)

Suggested scores are identified in the table below:

Category GMAT GRE
Overall or Combined Score 500 295
Verbal 22 147
Math 32 148

Scores listed above are meant to coincide with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Lower GMAT or GRE scores may be offset by a higher GPA, just as a lower GPA may be offset by higher GMAT or GRE scores.