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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

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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Faculty Spotlight: Stephen Limberg, Accounting


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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Catching Up With Raj Gilda, MBA ’01

Raj Gilda

After graduating from the Texas Full-Time MBA program in 2001, Raj Gilda spent 10 years in New York working with Citibank and Deloitte Consulting. During that time, he also co-founded the non-profit organization Lend-A-Hand India with hopes to make a difference in the

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Assistant Dean Tells Us #WhyTexas


From Assistant Dean Tina Mabley to the future Texas Full-Time MBA Class of 2016. Congratulations! I want to welcome you to the newest class of Texas MBA students. As an alumna (class of 1998) and assistant dean of the Texas

Posted in Community, Full-Time MBA, Students

McCombs Marketing Is A Top-Ranked Program


By Professor Raji Srinivasan, Department of Marketing Taking two years out of your life to return to school is not trivial. And the McCombs faculty is here to help. McCombs’ marketing faculty is truly interested in assisting you with getting

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McCombs Super Week Kicks Off Summer Internship Recruiting

Texas MBA Students Waiting To Interview

Written by Sarah Neely and Gabrielle Zandan Consulting and investment banking are two of the largest employment industries for MBA students at McCombs. For the class of 2015, 35% of our students pursued internship opportunities with consulting firms and 20%

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Posted in Career, Full-Time MBA

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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Expand Your Worldview: MBA Exchange Programs

Exchange Students at National University of Singapore Business School

Written by Debbie Carney Most graduate students do not get the opportunity to spend a semester abroad as part of their master’s program.  Texas MBA students, however, are in the unique position to do just that. The McCombs School of

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A Global Community: Meet Our MBAs From Around The World

A Global Community: Meet Our MBAs From Around The World

The Texas MBA community is made up of future business leaders from all around the globe, and the unique background and perspective that each student brings to the program adds greatly to the MBA experience at McCombs. Below, meet some

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