Online GMAT Course

Cost for My 5-Week Online GMAT Course



If you + 1 friend take the course together, you can each take $50 off...
You + 2 friends = each take $75 off
You + 3 friends = each take $100 off
You + 4 friends = each take $125 off
You + 5 friends = each take $150 off
You + 6 friends = each take $175 off
You + 7 friends = each take $200 off

Small Class Size

Unlike other GMAT classes, Simply Brilliant's classes are limited to 8 participants.


Click the "Register Now" button above and complete the registration form to indicate what days of the week and what times of day work for you. Once we get 5+ people who can meet at the same time, we will schedule a class. Payments are due when the class is scheduled. You don't need to pay when you register.

Right now, individuals have registered with the following availability:

1 person in the Pacific time zone: mornings or 6-8pm
1 person in the Pacific time zone: weekdays 6pm+, weekends 1-5pm
1 person in the Pacific time zone: M-F after 6pm or weekends
1 person in the Central time zone: M-F any time
1 person in the Central time zone: M 2-8pm, W 2-4pm, Th 2-8pm, F 8-11am
1 person in the Eastern time zone: Tues/Thurs evenings
1 person in the Eastern time zone: Sat PM and Sunday


Simply Brilliant’s GMAT classes are conducted online using GoToMeeting. GoToMeeting is easy to use and free (I pay for the subscription), and it offers a whiteboard and PowerPoint sharing. You can use your computer's audio to take advantage of GoToMeeting’s Internet audio (VOIP), or you can call in by telephone. Call-in phone numbers will be U.S.-based numbers that will likely be non-local, long-distance calls.

Recommended Materials

Following are the materials I recommend. Only the Official Guide (2017 edition) is essential for the class. The least expensive place to order everything is Many of these books are now available as ebooks. The Official Guide and other GMAT books are also generally available at Barnes & Noble stores. The 3 Official Guide books and the 10 Manhattan GMAT strategy guides are sold as sets at, so if you want all the books in either set, be sure to order them as a set to get the discounted price.

  • The Official Guide (latest edition) – a big book published by the GMAC, the organization responsible for the GMAT exam
  • The Official Guide for GMAT Quantitative Review (latest edition) and
    The Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review (latest edition)
  • Manhattan Prep Foundations of GMAT Math
  • The 10 Manhattan Prep strategy guides (Word Problems, Number Properties and Sentence Correction are the 3 most popular)
  • Veritas Prep Data Sufficiency and Statistics & Combinatorics
  • EZ Solutions Test Prep Series Math Practice Basic Workbook
  • Manhattan Prep Test Simulation Booklet w/ Marker

In the first session, you'll receive my 10-page GMAT document with tips, resources and math review, as well as a Word document with a sample AWA essay template.

Ten 2-Hour Sessions with Classes Held
Twice Per Week

Week 1
Session 1: Overall Strategies & Data Sufficiency

Session 2: Quant Part 1
Week 2
Session 3: Critical Reasoning Part 1

Session 4: Critical Reasoning Part 2 &
                     Reading Comprehension
Week 3
Session 5: Quant Part 2

Session 6: Quant Part 3
Week 4
Session 7: Sentence Correction Part 1

Session 8: Sentence Correction Part 2 &
                     Analytical Writing Assessment
Week 5
Session 9: Quant Part 4 & Integrated Reasoning

Session 10: Quant Part 5

A Holistic Approach

The Simply Brilliant GMAT course takes a holistic approach and emphasizes the best strategies for maximizing your score. You will learn how to:

  • Structure an effective study plan to acquire all the
    “hard skills” and “soft skills” you’ll need to succeed
  • Master the strategies for every question type
  • Build speed and perfect your pacing
  • Train your brain to get into “the zone”


After each class, I'll send a list of practice problems you can use to reinforce the concepts we covered in class.


A headset is not necessary, but if you would prefer to use one, there are many options. One inexpensive option is the Logitech Clearchat stereo headset available for about US$10+shipping at


Requests for refunds of advance payments must be received at least 48 hours prior to the start of the class. If a class session is canceled by Simply Brilliant or if you are dropped from a class by Simply Brilliant, you will receive a prorated refund.