Jackson is a great place to study for the GMAT – find a library, a cafe, or a bookstore and get started on your dream of getting into business school. We've assembled data on the top business schools in the Jackson area, the best options for GMAT prep in Jackson, and the most popular GMAT test centers. The GMAT is a computer-based test, offered year-round at several testing centers in Mississippi. Once you know when you're taking the exam, and what score you'll need, it's time to schedule your GMAT test date!

While many schools like Jackson State University require or recommend the GMAT, you should always check for minimum or suggested scores from the schools to which you’re applying. Often, the score a school is looking for may vary by program, and most schools in Mississippi are no different.

Most people studying for the GMAT spend about three months actively preparing. Once you've decided on a test date, you'll be more motivated to study. Whether you choose to use a book, apps, or local or online GMAT prep courses like the ones we've recommended below, you’ll want to structure your study time early. Note that if there’s not a convenient class option in Jackson, you'll likely find a live course online that can help to raise your score.

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.


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GMAT TEST LOCATIONS NEAR
JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI


Pearson Professional Centers-Jackson (North) MS

601-206-8866

6360 I-55 North Suite 250

Jackson, Mississippi 39211

Pearson Professional Centers-Jackson MS

601-982-3881

1755 Lelia Drive Suite 404

Jackson, Mississippi 39216

Pearson Professional Centers-Tupelo MS

662-620-2094

431 W. Main Street Suite 340

Tupelo, Mississippi 38801

Our Experts' Picks: Best Graduate Schools near JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI

School College Location Accreditation
College of Business Jackson State University Jackson, Mississippi Yes
Mississippi College School of Business Mississippi College Clinton, Mississippi Yes
School of Business William Carey University Hattiesburg, Mississippi [IACEB]
College of Business Mississippi University for Women Columbus, Mississippi No
College of Business University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg, Mississippi Yes
College of Business Mississippi State University Starkville, Mississippi Yes
University of Mississippi School of Business Administration University of Mississippi Oxford, Mississippi Yes
Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, Alabama Yes
Mitchell College of Business University of South Alabama Mobile, Alabama Yes
The Joseph A. Butt, S.J., College of Business Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana Yes
College of Business Louisiana Tech University Ruston, Louisiana Yes
College of Business Southern University Baton Rouge, Louisiana Yes
College of Business Administration University of New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana Yes
Freeman School of Business Tulane University New Orleans, Louisiana Yes
E. J. Ourso College of Business Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, Louisiana Yes
Fogelman College of Business and Economics University of Memphis Memphis, Tennessee Yes