MBA | Full Time

Global Opportunities

Through the MBA International Programs, the McCombs School of Business strives to expose MBA students to new cultures and ideas so that they will be better prepared to:

  • Be effective business leaders on the world stage
  • Act ethically and responsibly within a global context
  • Think strategically at an international level.

McCombs offers a variety of opportunities for students to add an international component to their MBA:

  • McCombs Global Connections Study Tours: Students enroll in a 3-credit course which meets during the Spring semester culminating in an 5-10 day study tour. Destinations that programs have taken place in the past are: China, Israel, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, India, South Africa, Ghana, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Peru and Brazil.
  • Exchange Programs: McCombs full-time students have the opportunity to gain business sense from a new perspective while students from our partner institutions spend a semester in Austin. McCombs partners with 30+ prestigious institutions worldwide for one semester exchanges.
  • Double Degree Programs: Students earn two advanced degrees, an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA (or equivalent) from one of seven top-ranked partner institutions.
  • Business Language Options: Students choose from an array of courses and activities to improve their foreign language proficiency.
  • McCombs Adventure Program (MAP): Incoming students connect with future classmates before ever setting foot on campus through pre-Orientation MAP trips each July.  Typically, three 7-day international trips and two to three 1-day Austin area day trips are offered each year.

McCombs is a proud member of the Partnership in International Management.

Page last updated: 5/1/2017