Best B-School Road Trip: McCombs School of Business
Bloomberg Businessweek's Jeniece Pettitt and Rachel Crane spend the day in Austin at the University of Texas to find out what makes the McCombs School of Business such a big part of the Lone Star State.
About McCombs School of Business
The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin develops influential business leaders and is committed to providing students with a knowledge base grounded in theory and relevant to current business practice. With a world-renowned faculty that boasts groundbreaking research, easy access to industry leaders, a myriad of opportunities for hands on experience, and the prime location of Austin, Texas, McCombs has a significant, positive impact on business and society. McCombs is an engaged and purposeful community of faculty, staff, students and alumni, where great minds come together to inspire innovation and change the world.
Students are required to complete international experience
Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program length (in months)
Improved facilities, with new spaces dedicated to student collaborative work and existing spaces re-modeled. Online training resources have been acquired, with video-based tutorials on over 300 applications and business topics to help students learn and improve skills. Research database inventory added 5 new assets. New student intranet.