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McCombs School of Business – The University of Texas at Austin

McCombs School of Business

The McCombs School of Business is located near the center of the University of Texas at Austin’s campus. McCombs offers a full-time MBA program in addition to part-time and Executive MBA options. Key features of the McCombs MBA program include a flexible curriculum with a broad range of concentrations, as well as a highly collaborative student culture. McCombs also has a history of placing a comparatively high percentage of graduates into post-MBA careers in the technology industry.

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McCombs’ Round 3 applicants will receive news of their admission status by May 28, 2015.

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May 7, 2015 4:20pm
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May 7, 2015 10:56am
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May 7, 2015 2:31am
Accepted to UT Austin / McCombs via phone.
April 14, 2015 12:57pm
Interview Invite to UT Austin / McCombs via email.
March 26, 2015 5:39pm
Waitlisted at UT Austin / McCombs via email.

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UT Austin / McCombs Evening MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 4 / Admissions Director / On Campus

I submitted my application and received interview request that evening. The interview dates were 1 week from the application date, and I was given 2...


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