McCombs Study Abroad

McCombs Students Explore Study Abroad Opportunities

Ever wanted to travel to South America, Europe, and more? Well, now’s your chance! This year’s Study Abroad Fair–organized by the BBA International Programs Office–kicked off on September 20th. The fair is meant to introduce new and returning McCombs students to many different study abroad opportunities. Polly Trigger, Assistant Director of the BBA Program Office, […]

BBA Rankings

Movin’ On Up … To No. 6!

Congratulations to McCombs BBA students, alumni, faculty, and staff! We did it again! We’re ranked Top 10 Undergraduate Business Program for the 18th year in a row! The McCombs School of Business moved up one rank to tie for sixth place in the 2017 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s undergraduate business program rankings. We tied for […]

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Celebrating 20 Years of Study Abroad!

With another year comes another opportunity to study abroad! The BBA study abroad program has never been more popular, and it is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. It may be hard to believe, but when it was launched in spring 1996, McCombs’ study abroad exchange program consisted of only four students. The following year, […]

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Happy Birthday, BBA! (And Many More)

It all began in 1912, with 45 students studying accounting and statistics in temporary, pine shack buildings. By 1916, the number of business students had more than doubled – to 115 out of the University’s total of 2,600 university students – and the Board of Regents made the BBA program official. Last year, 6,968 applicants vied for […]

Winners: Yoshiko Guck, Darina Gonzalez and Chan Lee

UT Austin to represent USA in international case competition

Congratulations to Yoshiko Guck, Karina Gonzalez and Chan Lee! The winners of L’Oréal USA’s national Brandstorm competition have been announced. The initiative, which started in 1992, challenges undergraduate and master’s students to develop and conceptualize an integrated campaign and strategic recommendation for one of L’Oréal’s brands, and present to a jury of executives. This year, […]

Wall Street Journal Challenge

A unique opportunity for undergraduate business students across the nation is offered through the annual Wall Street Journal Challenge, hosted by the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. Over a five-week period, students read The Wall Street Journal to prepare for a day of exciting competition, testing their knowledge on the wealth of information […]