As a Tier 1 business school, McCombs attracts some of the brightest students in the world. Our goal is to prepare these students for the working world by providing hands-on learning opportunities and valuable business experience.
McCombs gets high marks in alumni salary and recommendations, doctoral production, and faculty research in the global MBA ranking.
Earlier this year, Paul Terranova, TEMBA '08, completed an endurance feat he calls the "Grand Kona Slam." Others would simply call it crazy.
Nicole Quesada and Ashley Weber spent last semester pioneering the McCombs Brand Experience Program, which offers MBA students a hands-on role leading a brand strategy project at a major corporation.
Scott Tiras and Darrell Pennington own the Houston-based financial advisory firm Tiras, Pennington and Associates, managing $900 million in client assets. They have been named one of the top 100 financial advisory firms in the U.S. by Barron’s for five consecutive years.
Texas Tribune, the non-profit news website based in Austin, announced top hires Wednesday, including Shadi Afshar, MBA ’10, who will be director of audience development.