COVID-19: School of Business Graduate Admission Updates
Mason has started the semester as scheduled, with a mix of in-person instruction and expanded online classes. Research also continues under this hybrid model. Stay up-to-date on the University’s response to the COVID-19 here.
Your School of Business Graduate Programs team is still here to answer your questions. Contact us here.
- 1. GMAT™ Online Exam Now Available
The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is excited to announce that registration is open for the GMAT™ Online exam, an interim alternative to the test center GMAT™ exam.
To increase flexibility, appointment times are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Candidates can schedule an exam appointment up to 24 hours before an available testing window. Online appointment availability extended through December 31, 2020.
Use of Physical Whiteboards Available - Test takers have the option to use a physical whiteboard, an online whiteboard, or both in our online exams, giving them the option to choose what best fits their needs. For candidates who have tested before and choose to take advantage of the opportunity to take either online exam again, their additional attempt will result in a new score.
Stay up-to-date on GMAC's response to the coronavirus.
- 2. Executive Assessment Is Now Online
GMAC is excited to announce registration for the Executive Assessment Online is now open. Online appointment availability extended through December 31, 2020.
Use of Physical Whiteboards Available - Test takers have the option to use a physical whiteboard, an online whiteboard, or both in our online exams, giving them the option to choose what best fits their needs.
Learn more about the Executive Assessment Online testing by clicking here.
- 3. TOEFL® and GRE® Tests Now Available at Home
ETS is proud to introduce a solution for students who have been impacted by the coronavirus to take the TOEFL iBT® test and the GRE® General Test at home until test centers can reopen.
Both tests are available everywhere that the computer-delivered tests are offered, with the exception of Mainland China and Iran.
TOEFL iBT® Special Home Edition: At home administrations are currently available around the clock 4 days a week, through December 31, 2020.
GRE® General Test at Home: At home administrations are currently available around the clock, seven days a week through December 31, 2020.
Please click the following links to learn more about the TOEFL iBT® Special Home Edition and the GRE® Test at Home.
- 4. English Proficiency Requirements
George Mason University will accept Duolingo English Test as an acceptable form of English proficiency through Fall 2021. The minimum Duolingo test score required for the School of Business is 120. Click here for more information.
- 5. What is the impact to GI Bill recipients due to COVID-19?
The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued detailed guidance on how the Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA) and other factors will be affected due to school closure or change of modality. Visit our Military Services site for more information.