The best way to prep for the GMAT in Portsmouth is to come up with a GMAT study plan. This means that you’ll need to know your deadlines, how much time you have to prep, and what kind of prep materials you should use to get a great score. At Kaplan, we've assembled a list of the top business schools in the Portsmouth area and the best options for GMAT prep in Portsmouth.

First, though, you'll want to schedule your GMAT at a convenient testing center. The GMAT is a computer-based test offered year-round. If you can’t find a suitable testing center in Portsmouth, check out the list we've provided of additional GMAT test centers in Virginia. Fridays and Saturdays are the most popular dates and tend to fill up quickly.

GMAT test-takers at schools like Washington and Lee University often spend as much as nine months studying, while other future business students take the exam with no preparation! An average test-taker starts studying about three months before the exam. And though GMAT prep books and flashcards are still the most common study method, many competitive test-takers take live prep courses and use a variety of apps to supplement their studies. Check out the recommended classes below that are starting soon if you’re ready to start raising your score. If you can’t find a local option in Portsmouth, know there are many live classes that are available online.

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
PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA

Our Experts' Picks: Best Graduate Schools near PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA

School College Location Accreditation
The Williams School of Commerce, Economics and Politics Washington and Lee University Lexington, Virginia Yes
Harry F. Byrd Jr. School of Business Shenandoah University Winchester, Virginia Yes
College of Business University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Virginia No; in pursuit
College of Business James Madison University Harrisonburg, Virginia Yes
Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics University of Delaware Newark, Delaware Yes
Kogod School of Business American University Washington, D.C., District of Columbia Yes
McDonough School of Business Georgetown University Washington, D.C., District of Columbia Yes
George Washington School of Business The George Washington University Washington, D.C., District of Columbia Yes
Sellinger School of Business and Management Loyola University Maryland Baltimore, Maryland Yes
The Earl. G. Graves School of Business & Management Morgan State University Baltimore, Maryland Yes
Carey Business School Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland Yes
Robert G. Merrick School of Business University of Baltimore Baltimore, Maryland Yes
Robert H. Smith School of Business University of Maryland, College Park College Park, Maryland Yes
College of Business East Carolina University Greenville, North Carolina Yes
College of Management North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina Yes
Fuqua School of Business Duke University Durham, North Carolina Yes
Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, North Carolina Yes
Lundy-Fetterman School of Business Campbell University Buies Creek, North Carolina No
School of Business North Carolina Central University Durham, North Carolina Yes
SKEMA Business School Skema Business School Raleigh, North Carolina Yes