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You’ve Got Application Questions, We’ve Got Answers

You’ve Got Application Questions, We’ve Got Answers

When all else fails… You know how this ends. Most likely you’re thinking “How hard can this be?” But trust me, after serving on the admissions committee for a top-ranked MBA program for the past five years, the simple act

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Acing It: GRE vs GMAT

Life is all about choices.  Lease or buy?  Diet versus regular? GRE or the GMAT? But when personal preference for aspartame doesn’t immediately establish you firmly in one camp or another, it’s time to stop and think what the choice

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What Diversity Means at McCombs

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By Brodie Reynolds, Associate Director of Admissions, Full-time MBA, University of Texas at Austin We have a tendency here at the McCombs School of Business of bragging incessantly about how great our students are.  They truly are not only the

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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

Posted in Admissions, Evening MBA, Executive MBA, Executive MBA at Mexico City, Full-Time MBA, MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth, MBA at Houston

Faculty Spotlight: Stephen Limberg, Accounting

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One of the strongest attributes of the Texas MBA program is the highly acclaimed McCombs School of Business faculty, whose members are ranked among the best professors in the nation year after year. In this new Faculty Spotlight series, we’ll be introducing

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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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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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Texas MBA Company Info Sessions At Rackspace

With Texas MBA alumna Casey Andrews during Rackspace tour.

Two Texas MBA program directors and I were treated to a tour of Rackspace company headquarters in San Antonio last Wednesday following a Texas MBA information session held on site. Our tour guide? None other than Lawrence Reyes a.k.a SugarBear,

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