Whether you're just getting started on your GMAT prep in Urbandale or you're taking the test tomorrow, we’ve put together some tips to help raise your score. If you haven't registered for the GMAT, you'll find the list of GMAT testing centers available in Iowa. The test is computer-based and offered year-round, though Fridays and Saturdays tend to fill up quickly. It's wise to register early.

Once you're registered, check out average scores for schools you're applying to. Many schools, like Iowa Central Community College or Drake University require or recommend specific GMAT scores depending on the type of program. We’ve put together data on the top business schools in the Urbandale area, and the best options for GMAT prep.

It's not uncommon to take the GMAT more than once. You can take the GMAT once every 16 days, and no more than 5 times in a rolling twelve-month period. The average GMAT test-taker in Urbandale spends about three months studying for the exam. Once you're registered for your test date, you can use a variety of books, apps, or prep courses to get ready for the exam.

GMAT prep courses are always available as an option to help you raise your score. If you can’t find a local option in Urbandale, know there are many online options with live instruction available.

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
URBANDALE, IOWA


Pearson Professional Centers-Coralville (Iowa City

319-338-1148

327 2nd Street Suite 370 Wells Fargo Building

Coralville, Iowa 52241

Pearson Professional Centers-Davenport (QuadCities

563-386-0906

100 East Kimberly Road Suite 401 Northwest Bank & Trust Company

Davenport, Iowa 52806

Pearson Professional Centers-Sioux City IA

712-274-2114

4300 S. Lakeport Suite 204

Sioux City, Iowa 51106

Pearson Professional Centers-West Des Moines IA

515-226-0502

3737 Woodland Ave Third Floor, Suite 340 Colony Park Office Building

West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Our Experts' Picks: Best Graduate Schools near URBANDALE, IOWA

School College Location Accreditation
Iowa Central College Online Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge, Iowa No
College of Business & Public Administration Drake University Des Moines, Iowa Yes
Iowa State College of Business Iowa State University Ames, Iowa Yes
Department of Business Administration Maharishi University of Management Fairfield, Iowa No
School of Business University of Dubuque Dubuque, Iowa No
Tippie College of Business University of Iowa Iowa City, Iowa Yes
Division of Business and Economics Benedictine College Atchison, Kansas No
School of Business University of Saint Mary Leavenworth, Kansas No
Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City, Missouri Yes
Trulaske College of Business University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri Yes
College of Business Administration Creighton University Omaha, Nebraska Yes
College of Business Administration Bellevue University Bellevue, Nebraska Yes
College of Business Administration University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln, Nebraska Yes
School of Business University of South Dakota Vermillion, South Dakota Yes