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Last Chance for 2015: Fall MBA Admissions Events in Texas

By Ajay Amar, Ph.D., Sep 11 2015 05:57PM

If you’re heading for Round 2 MBA application deadlines, take a quick detour from your GMAT studies to run over to an MBA admissions event in Austin, Houston, or Dallas. These events can be excellent opportunities to meet admissions officers and alumni, and hear more about their MBA programs.


I’ve listed some of the upcoming MBA admissions events below. Once autumn is over, and admissions officers head back to campus to review applications and interview candidates, there will be fewer opportunities to meet with them in Texas until the next recruiting season. So, just go!




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SEPTEMBER 2015


MBA Admissions Multi-School Event – Houston, Austin, and Dallas


Houston

Monday, September 14

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/mba-admissions-multi-school-event-in-houston-tickets-17374813535


Austin

Tuesday, September 15

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/mba-admissions-multi-school-event-in-austin-tickets-17373843634


Dallas

Wednesday, September 16

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/mba-admissions-multi-school-event-in-dallas-tickets-17374846634


Berkeley-Haas, Cornell Johnson, Darden School of Business, Duke Fuqua, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, and Yale SOM are hosting a series of events throughout the U.S., excellent opportunities to talk at some length with admissions officers from these top-ranking schools.

Duke Fuqua is also hosting Meet & Greet events prior to each Multi-School Event. Register to meet Duke’s representatives on the Duke Fuqua Events page: http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/events/index.xhtml


BYU Marriott School On the Road – Houston and Dallas


Houston – Thursday, September 24

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/byu-mba-houston-area-information-session-registration-17937614889


Dallas – Saturday, September 26

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/byu-mba-dallas-fort-worth-area-information-session-registration-17940352076


In ranking after ranking, Brigham Young University’s MBA program (BYU MBA) is recognized as providing excellent value for the students. Meet with admissions officers and alumni, and find out more about the program.


OCTOBER 2015


The QS World MBA Tour – Houston, Austin, and Dallas


Dallas

Thursday, October 15

3:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Register: http://www.topmba.com/events/qs-world-mba-tour/usa-canada/dallas


Houston

Saturday, October 17

1:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Register: http://www.topmba.com/events/qs-world-mba-tour/usa-canada/houston


Austin

Monday, October 19

4:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Register: http://www.topmba.com/events/qs-world-mba-tour/usa-canada/austin


The QS World MBA Tour brings a mix of business schools from across the United States to Texas. Cost is $5 if preregistering online, $15 at the door.


Meet representatives from Arizona State University's W.P. Carey School of Business,Case Western’s Weatherhead School of Management, The George Washington University School of Business (GW MBA), Rensselaer Lally School of Management, Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management, Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management (Vanderbilt Owen), University of Arizona's Eller College of Management (Eller MBA), University of California - Irvine's The Paul Merage School of Business (UC Irvine), the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business, University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business (Houston only), the University of Oregon’s Lundquist College of Business (The Oregon MBA), Washington University in St. Louis's Olin Business School, and the Wisconsin School of Business (Wisconsin MBA).


Also gathered will be Texas’ own Hankamer School of Business from Baylor (Baylor MBA, Dallas and Houston only), McCombs School of Business from the University of Texas (UT McCombs’ the Texas MBA), Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business (SMU’s the Cox MBA), and Texas A&M University's Mays School of Business.


NOVEMBER 2015


Inside the MBA Tour – Houston, Austin, Dallas


Houston – Monday, November 17

Austin – Wednesday, November 19

Dallas – Thursday, November 20


All Events: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM


Website: http://insidethemba.org/


Inside the MBA events includes small panel discussions and the chance to meet school representatives from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business, Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Management, Emory University's Goizueta Business School (Houston and Dallas only), Indiana University's Kelley School of Business, The George Washington University School of Business, Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business (Dallas only), Olin Business School, SMU Cox, UNC's Kenan-Flagler, Vanderbilt Owen, University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business (Houston and Dallas only), University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business, and University of Washington's Foster School of Business.


Service Academy Career Conference (SACC) – San Antonio


Thursday, November 19 – Friday, November 20


Website: https://sacc-jobfair.com/sanantonio.aspx


The SACC is aimed at military service academy graduates (U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point) who are members of their alumni associations. This event offers the opportunity to not only meet with employers but also with business schools that are recruiting from the military.


Participating schools include Arizona State University's W.P. Carey School of Business, Purdue University's Krannert School of Management, the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management, the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, University of Tennessee's Haslam College of Business, University of Washington’s Foster School of Business, and Vanderbilt Owen. Texas business schools represented include the Baylor MBA, the Rice MBA program, University of Houston's C.T. Bauer College of Business (Bauer MBA), and UT McCombs’ the Texas MBA program.


The registration deadline is November 2, 2015, and registration is $40.


If you are not a member of the military, and you wish to meet one of these schools in San Antonio, I suggest that you contact school admissions to make a special request for a meeting.


There really is no substitute for face-to-face interaction. If you want to put yourself in the running for a slot at the top business schools, go meet their representatives.


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