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Coffee Chats With Current MBAs

Join A Current Student For A Coffee Chat

By David Burford I have a friend who is so picky about his dining experiences that he is unwilling to eat at any restaurant in which he has not thoroughly examined all of its Yelp reviews. While I admire his

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You Are Not Your GPA

You Are Not Your GPA

How do you quantify the characteristics that make you great, but aren’t measurable? How do you synthesize your personality in an easily digestible paragraph? How do you reveal the real YOU to somebody that is simply reading your application on

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Creating Entrepreneurs One Pitch at a Time

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Written by Jaime Sutton Last weekend I was proud to host the second annual Texas Venture Labs Scholarship competition alongside the Texas MBA program. The goal of our scholarship program is to help inspire and create MBA students who have a

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When Less Is More: Short Answer Questions Explained

Advice From The A-Team

Written by David Burford The feeling you get when staring at a blank word document. The cursor blinks, blinks, blinks…. Suddenly the 1 a.m. memory of a long forgotten freshman comp final paper due the next day creeps into your

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Work Experience Quantity vs. Quality: Which Is Preferred By MBA Admissions?

Quality vs Quantity

Sometimes more is better. Like chocolate, vacation days and itemized tax deductions. But sometimes more is NOT better, like saturated fat, bills and dental work. The key is how you look at it. Admissions officers tend to look at things

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Full-Time Admissions Round 2 Update

Full-Time Admissions Round 2 Update

Greetings from Austin! We are super excited about our second round of Full-Time MBA application submissions and wanted to share some information about the applicant pool and next steps for our applicants. Round 2 was one for the history books,

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MBA Applicants Tell Us #WhyTexas

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As a part of this year’s application process, we encouraged applicants to take to social media and tell us #WhyTexas. Below is a collection of responses from Twitter and Instagram. [View the story "MBA Applicants Tell Us #WhyTexas" on Storify]

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Advice From The A-Team

Five Tips for Writing a Successful MBA Application Essay

With the second round of application deadlines just around the corner, you may want revisit the MBA Insider’s admissions section to find helpful tips and information from our admissions team. Below are a few of the most popular admissions-related posts from these

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Professional or Executive: Which MBA Is Right For You?

Professional or Executive: Which MBA Is Right For You?

Compare the class profiles of our Executive MBA program and professional MBA programs (Evening MBA, MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth, and MBA at Houston), and the differences can seem quite obvious. But there’s actually a broad grey area, career-wise, where many

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Join Us At A Coffee Chat

Join a Texas MBA student for a Coffee Chat

The winter break is here again – and that means our holiday Coffee Chats are back. Coffee Chats provide a great opportunity to meet up with current students in a more casual environment to hear about their experience in the

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