Texas McCombs (AUSTIN)

Last updated on June 5th, 2019

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The University of Texas McCombs, Austin (McCombs) is considered one of the most acknowledged and remarkable universities in the US. It is the oldest public business school in Texas.

Rank: #2 worldwide
It has traditional classroom degree programs and it is home to 14 collaborative research centers. McCombs offers a variety of programs for graduate students and acts as guiding support and enables them to make a mark in diverse
career paths. Students study diligently to be able to reserve a seat for themselves in UT McCombs.

Program and Duration: A 10-month program that helps students to gain detailed knowledge of the aforementioned course. It provides a phenomenal exposure to students and helps them grow and harness vast amounts of data and use it to build a better business.

Faculty: It consists of an extraordinary pool of faculty that is extremely dedicated to being the best that they can be. The faculty is extravagantly excited and energetic to teach the fields they excel in. Students get inspired by them as they are really passionate about sharing their experiences and knowledge with them.

Course Work:

The program is future centered and aims at providing the best of education to the students pursuing it. Furthermore, it provides students incredible networking opportunities and industry connections. The team offers
individualized career curriculum, from mock interviews and resume preparation to how to negotiate job offers. From the use of LinkedIn to building networks, students learn every skill and ultimately end up mastering them. They not only teach students to construct powerful cover letters or resumes but also help them evaluate job offers.

Admission Requirements:

  1. An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
  2. Mathematical aptitude and demonstrated ability to handle quantitative material
  3. Strong communication skills
  4. A completed application consisting of the following:
  5. • Official transcripts uploaded in PDF format
    • GRE or GMAT scores:
    The average GRE score is 3.61 and the average GMAT score is 719
    • TOEFL or IELTS for all international students
    • Personal Essays. A video essay component is optional but highly recommended by the admissions committee. The video essay should not exceed 1 minute in length.
    • Letters of recommendation
    • Resume

  6. Specific program requirements as required by individual MS Degrees

*Additionally, if the admissions committee requires further information about a candidate, an interview may be required.
*The applicants are required to submit their GRE or GMAT scores that are less than five years old.
*International students are also required to submit an official report of the TOEFL or IELTS with scores no older than two years. If the admissions committee requires further information about a candidate, an interview may be
requested through Skype.
*Moreover, the applicants can apply to more than one Master of Science Program for a single application fee.

Class Size: 53
Women Candidate: 53% of women
Male Candidate: 47%
Current tuition fee: $43,000 for Texas residents
Non-Texas residents and International students: $48,000

There are many financial assistance options for students like Federal Loans, Private Loans, Scholarships and many more.

Careers post MSBA: Management Analysts, Mathematicians, Statisticians, Operations Research Analysts. The program offers you support and recruitment from industry leaders like Walmart and Deloitte Consulting.