South Carolina has many top-ranked business schools, including The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina and University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina. If you're looking for the best GMAT prep in Charleston, you'll want to start here. We've compiled a list of local prep courses for the GMAT, the top business schools in the Charleston area, and popular GMAT test centers in South Carolina.

The GMAT is offered year-round as a computer-based test, and is offered as a paper-based test in areas where computer testing isn't possible. If you are not able to find a suitable testing center in Charleston, you can find other testing locations in South Carolina. Fridays and Saturdays often fill quickly at testing centers.

Registration for the GMAT is first-come, first-serve. Students who set their test date in advance tend to get the most out of their studying – it creates additional motivation to help you achieve your score. You may take the GMAT once every 16 days and no more than 5 times in a rolling 12-month period.

The average student studying for the GMAT in Charleston, South Carolina spends about three months preparing for the exam. That's not possible for everyone, so there are always shorter study plans that can help you make the most out of the time you have. Once you’ve given some thought to your goals and available study time, schedule your GMAT (and your prep) so that you have a clear target to work toward.

Kaplan GMAT Test Prep

GMAT Prep - Live Online

Get the structure and support of a classroom in your favorite study space with Kaplan's Live Online prep course for the GMAT. Choose from multiple schedules to find the course time that fits your schedule. Once you enroll, you’ll have instant access to The GMAT Channel, our new Adaptive Qbank, 9 full-length adaptive practice tests, and over 140 hours of extra online lessons and practice.

Begins Dec 1, 2020

GMAT Prep - Live Online
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends Jan 7, 2021


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Pearson Professional Centers-Columbia SC


220 Stoneridge Drive Suite 300

Columbia, South Carolina 29210

Pearson Professional Centers-Greenville SC


301 Halton Road Suite D1 Halton Commons Office Park

Greenville, South Carolina 29607-3496

Pearson Professional Centers-North Charleston SC


3955 Faber Place Dr Suite 105

North Charleston, South Carolina 29405

Our Experts' Picks: Best Graduate Schools near CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA

School College Location Accreditation
Baker School of Business The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Charleston, South Carolina Yes
Moore School of Business University of South Carolina Columbia, South Carolina Yes
Wall College of Business Coastal Carolina University Conway, South Carolina Yes
College of Charleston School of Business College of Charleston Charleston, South Carolina Yes
Coggin College of Business University of North Florida Jacksonville, Florida Yes
College of Business Administration Georgia Southern University Statesboro, Georgia Yes
J. Whitney Bunting School of Business Georgia College & State University Milledgeville, Georgia Yes
James M. Hull College of Business Georgia Regents University Augusta, Georgia Yes
Belk College of Business University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte, North Carolina Yes
Cameron School of Business University of North Carolina at Wilmington Wilmington, North Carolina Yes
College of Business University of North Carolina at Pembroke Pembroke, North Carolina No; in pursuit
Lundy-Fetterman School of Business Campbell University Buies Creek, North Carolina No
College of Business Johnson & Wales University Charlotte, North Carolina No