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Texas BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

Virtual Office Contact Info

The Texas McCombs BBA Career Management Team is currently working remotely as a virtual office. Please use our Contacts page to find contact information for each team member.

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Why Texas BBA

Why Texas BBA

  • Texas BBA: The Texas Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program is one of the top undergraduate business programs in the nation. We provide students an education characterized by unique curriculums, outstanding faculty, and high alumni and student satisfaction.
  • Mission Statement: The mission of BBA Career Management is to empower students to develop lifelong career search strategies. In addition to career coaching, our office connects students to employers through a variety of events, giving them exposure to diverse industries and potential career paths.
  • Give Back: To support the development of our programming with a monetary contribution, you can give a gift directly to BBA Career Management via our donation portal. The quality of our programming and student preparedness depends on continual adaptation as we assess the recruiting landscape. Thank you in advance for giving back.

Programs

Programs

  • Coffee Chats: Our coffee chats or office hours are hosted in our front office and are great opportunity to meet with students in a less formal setting and for them to learn about your company. Coffee Chats hosted in our office or through a virtual platform we coordinate on behalf of an employer are limited to 2 hours in length. Please reach out to schedule or check date availability. 
  • Etiquette Dinner: BBA Etiquette Dinners (held each fall and spring) include a networking session and introduction to business dining etiquette. See the Etiquette Dinner pdf and contact Jessica Koehler to learn more. Save the date: February 18, 2020, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Register to participate.
  • Mock Interviews: BBA Corporate Mock Interviews give employers an opportunity to enhance your company’s brand and presence on campus. Representatives will interview eight students for mock positions and provide valuable feedback. Save the Date: February 4, 2020. Please contact Jessica Koehler with interest to participate.

Diversity and Early ID

Diversity and Early ID

BBA Women's Council (BBAWC)

BBAWC provides a forum for participants to prepare for success after graduation, learn how to network with prominent women in business, and about the challenges women may face in the workforce. Register to sponsor BBAWC and attend the BBA Women's Breakfast Forum: February 4, 2020.

Save the date: BBA Women’s Council Symposium
Save the date: March 6, 2020, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Registration coming in February.

The BBA Women’s Council Leadership Symposium is a morning of professional development and networking where successful businesswomen can share knowledge and insight on key topics impacting women in business today with McCombs undergraduate businesswomen. BBA women from all classifications and majors will be attending.

To learn more about BBAWC events please view the BBAWC pdf or contact Erica Fennewald.

McCombs Diversity Council (MDC)

The McCombs Diversity Council (MDC) is designed to create an atmosphere that recognizes diversity as a competitive advantage and educates students about diversity-related issues in the workplace. By building strong relationships with companies that recognize and value diversity, we empower students to become future business leaders. Register to sponsor MDC and attend the McCombs Diversity Council Dinner: February 5, 2020.

To learn more about MDC events, please view the MDC pdf or contact Megan Ehrisman.

Target Your Future: BBA Professional Development Series (TYF)

TYF is a six week series designed for first generation college students and underrepresented minority business students. TYF students gain experience and confidence through in-depth education on career-related topics. Register to sponsor TYF and attend the Target Your Future Career Week Employer Lunch & Learn: February 6, 2020.

To learn more about TYF events, please view the TYF pdf or contact Erin Wike.

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Key Event Dates

Key Event Dates

Career Week

BBA Women’s Council Roundtable Breakfast Forum - February 4, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Please register to participate. To learn more about BBAWC events please view the BBAWC pdf or contact Erica Fennewald.

McCombs Career Expo - February 5, 2020. Please register to participate. Contact Katherine Burns for more details.

BBA Corporate Mock Interviews - February 4, 2020, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please contact Jessica Koehler to participate.

McCombs Diversity Council Dinner - February 5, 2020, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. To learn more about MDC events, please view the MDC pdf or contact Megan Ehrisman.

Target Your Future Presents: Employer Lunch & Learn - February 6, 2020, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Please register to participate. To learn more about TYF, please view the TYF pdf or contact Erin Wike.

For questions about the overall calendar of BBA events, Career Week, and/or program sponsorship please contact Lindsey Watson.

First Day of Class: January 21, 2020

Last Day of Class: May 8, 2020

Graduation Dates: May 22–23, 2020

Virtual Presence

Virtual Presence

Please email Katherine Burns regarding more information on how to utilize Texas BBA Career Management's social media resources and to schedule promotion. Please send all promotional materials 3-4 weeks before your event/program.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Employer Relations

Lindsey watsonVelma Arney
Senior Director, BBA Career Management
512-471-8071
velma.arney@mccombs.utexas.edu
Lindsey watsonLindsey Watson
Director, Employer Relations
512-232-3783
lindsey.watson@mccombs.utexas.edu
katherine burnsKatherine Burns
Program Coordinator, Employer Relations
512-232-3707
katherine.burns@mccombs.utexas.edu

Career Coaches

Megan Ehrisman
megan.ehrisman@mccombs.utexas.edu

Greta Fenley
greta.fenley@mccombs.utexas.edu

Erica Fennewald
erica.fennewald@mccombs.utexas.edu

Morgan Medina
morgan.medina@mccombs.utexas.edu

Erin Wike
erin.wike@mccombs.utexas.edu

Jessica Koehler
Jessica.Koehler@mccombs.utexas.edu

Sara Sanchez
Sara.Sanchez@mccombs.utexas.edu

Cait Blair
Cait.Blair@mccombs.utexas.edu

Recruit Our Talent

About Recruitment Services 

Recruitment Services is here to assist you with your recruiting needs by connecting you with Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Master in Professional Accounting (MPA), and 1 year Master of Science (MS) students through the RecruitMcCombs system, On-Campus Interviews, and Information Sessions.

Interviews/Job Postings

Interviews/Job Postings

Requirements

In order to recruit at the McCombs School of Business, full-time and internship opportunities must align with the following:

  • Paid
  • Align with Academic Calendar
  • No 3rd Party Recruiting
  • Professional Position
  • Agree to Policies and Guidelines

On-Campus Interview

Based on the student population you are recruiting, on-campus interviewing is held in one of two locations:

  • Ford Career Center (FCC) for our BBA, MPA, and MS students
  • Rowling Hall Interview Center (RHIC) for our MBA student population

Interviewing in both facilities is complimentary and includes access to a recruiter's lounge and business center.
To request interview rooms, please contact your Recruitment Account Manager.

Using our RecruitMcCombs and RecruitTexasMBA systems, you will be able to manage your on-campus interview schedules, postings, events, and more.

Job Postings

McCombs School of Business utilizes Symplicity as the primary online recruiting tool for job postings.

There are two systems used to recruit McCombs BBA, MPA, MS students, and alumni.

RecruitMcCombs

The RecruitMcCombs system connects you with current business students looking for paid, professional internships, and full-time employment.

Programs in this system:
BBA – Bachelor of Business Administration
MPA – Master in Professional Accounting
MSBA – Master of Science in Business Analytics
MSF – Master of Science in Finance
MSITM – Master of Science in Information Technology and Management
MSM – Master of Science in Marketing

McCombs Alumni Job Board

The McCombs Alumni Job Board connects you with recent graduates and experienced alumni.

Available Resources:

Info Sessions

Information Session Logistics

Everything you need to know about planning your information session is in our printable info session guide, which includes:

Events

Events

McCombs hosts a number of events each year designed to engage students and employers. This is an essential branding opportunity for your organization to attract top talent.

Offers

Making an Offer

Found the perfect fit for your company? Make sure that your offer is competitive and meets McCombs guidelines.

View Offer Guidelines

View Salary Statistics

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Policies and Guidelines

Policies and Guidelines

We request that the members of your organization involved in recruiting with McCombs adhere to our policies and guidelines. Acknowledgement of UT's Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is required to participate in on-campus recruiting.

2019-2020 Texas BBA, MPA, and MS Recruiting Guidelines

Requirements to Recruit at McCombs

NACE Guidelines

UT’s Non-Discrimination and & Equal Opportunity Policy The University of Texas at Austin is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the university community. In accordance with federal and state laws, The University of Texas at Austin does not discriminate on the basis of gender in recruitment or admissions and prohibits unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, citizenship and veteran status. Discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression is also prohibited pursuant to university policy.
Offer Policy Found the perfect fit for your company? Make sure that your offer is competitive and meets McCombs guidelines.
Solicitation Policy Activities that are considered on-campus soliciting are prohibited outside of recruiting designated spaces. Working with student groups, representatives, interns or ambassadors to recruit for your company/organization or to promote your opportunities, products or services to UT Austin students on campus is also prohibited.
Student Ambassador Policy Job and internship postings with the following requirements are ineligible: Positions requiring or asking employees to market products/services on the UT Austin campus. Examples include campus brand ambassador and similar positions.
Third Party Recruiters and Employment Agencies The RecruitMcCombs and RecruitTexasMBA recruiting tools are not available to third-party recruiters.

Internships

Internships

Early Offers: In an accelerated recruiting environment in which students receive a job offer 13 months or more in advance to position start date, the offer should remain open for a reasonable period, commensurate with industry/peer standards. Adhering to the McCombs Career Management offer guidelines allows students a sufficient consideration period in order to reduce risk of renege occurrences.

Fall Recruiting: Offers should remain open for a minimum of three weeks after the date of the written offer.

Spring Recruiting: Offers made up until April 2 should remain open for a minimum of three weeks after the date of the written offer. After April 2, offers should remain open for a minimum of two weeks after the date of the written offer.

Internship to Full-time Offers: Employment offers made to students who have recently completed an internship with your company should remain open until the 4th Friday in October (October 25) or for three weeks from the date of the written offer, whichever is later.

Contact Us

Recruitment Services Contacts

Your Recruitment Account Manager is here to assist you with your recruiting needs by posting full-time and internship positions as well as coordinating logistics for on campus interviews and information sessions.

Melinda Ramirez – Recruitment Account Manager
(512) 471-5577
Works with the following industries:

  • Agribusiness
  • Chemicals/Gases
  • Consumer Products
  • Energy
  • Retail
  • Technology

Lisa Moawad – Recruitment Account Manager
(512) 232-3786
Works with the following industries:

  • Credit Services
  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Government
  • Hospitality/Tourism
  • Non-Profit
  • Professional Services
  • Restaurant

Michael Ricker – Recruitment Account Manager
(512) 232-3789
Works with the following industries:

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace
  • Consulting
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation/Logistics

Mandy Kious – Recruitment Services Manager
(512) 232-3766
Works with the following industries:

  • Architecture/Construction
  • Automotive
  • Entertainment/Media/Sports
  • Environmental
  • Real Estate

Flor Moctezuma-Stallworth – IT Coordinator

Cynthia Vassallo – Administrative Associate

Yolanda Halleck – Administrative Associate