Fall 2012 commencement speaker Steve LeBlanc offered graduating BBA and MPA students life lessons and advice on the importance of learning, passion, and character.
Jeff Melton and Keary Kinch from the development and external relations department tell us what to expect in the coming year.
Director Cara Biasucci reflects on her experiences with the newly launched "Ethics Unwrapped" video series, a project of the McCombs Department of Business, Government & Society.
The full-time Texas MBA Class of 2012 women out-earned the men from that class for the first time in McCombs history, proving that perhaps an MBA is the key to evening the gender pay gap.
The February 2013 business-plan competition for the new scholarship program is open to McCombs MBA applicants as well as to those who have not even applied yet. Winners will have 18 months to successfully complete the MBA application process.
A group of alumni have spearheaded the new Undergraduate Real Estate Certificate program, which will allow students from both business and nonbusiness backgrounds to gain skills to compete in the evolving real estate industry.
Laura Kilcrease helped shape Austin into a technology startup capital. Now this former IC2 Institute director and co-founder of the Austin Technology Incubator is helping students with their startups.
Recent recruiter and student satisfaction surveys show many strengths in the Texas BBA program, plus areas to improve, including an increased focus on entrepreneurship and international business; and restructuring the BBA core curriculum.