Full-Time MBA

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Your Time Is Valuable

In the Full-Time MBA program we want you focused on your career search and academic learning not burdensome student loan debt.

You are paired with an executive mentor and a career coach to assist you in your development. Our small program size (50) and dedicated team of professionals allows us to cater to your needs, ensuring your success in a fast-paced 18-month program. Come to the program where staff and faculty believe in you.

Full-Time MBA by the Numbers

75%

of candidates receive scholarship ranging from $1,000 – $35,000

Scholarship Awards

90%

within 90 days of graduation

Career Placement

55

students per cohort

Average Class Size

Full-Time MBA Students Speak About Their Career Outcomes

Our alumni tell the story best the UT Dallas Full-Time MBA program is unlike any other. It’s immersive, close-knit and focused on connecting you to high-impact careers and networks. Our world-class faculty and program provide our students with the catapult for their next step.

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LEAD Camp

We know joining a new program can be overwhelming, but we spend two weeks getting you ready for takeoff. Lead Camp is all about making sure you are prepared for the next 18 months. By September 1, you will have explored every possible career path and designed a strategy to get you to where you want to be. You will be amazed at what you can accomplish in two weeks that include so much fun and hard work.

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Class Profile – Full-Time MBA Class of 2021

60

Class Size

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Gender

33% Female
67% Male

5

Average Work Experience

in years

28

Average Age

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Top Three Undergraduate Majors

Business, Engineering, Psychology

3.5

Average GPA

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Average Test Scores

683 GMAT
310 GRE

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Origin

20% International

80% Domestic

Full-Time MBA Testimonials

Nadeem Panjwani, Class of 2017

Software Product Manager, Motorola Mobility

The program helped me bridge the gap by acquiring high-value industry skills, building connections, and preparing for real-world challenges. In retrospective, I feel the three things that contributed most were – my cohort batch, my professors, and the wonderful MBA office staff. I cherish every moment I spent being part of the Full-Time Cohort MBA program and will always be grateful for everything it gave me!
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Alumni Spotlight

Smiling MBA alumnus Luis Ortiz

Luis Ortiz, MBA’10

Brand Manager, Ericsson North America

As a young professional, Luis developed a business initiative for Ericsson that not only met and surpassed company objectives but also helped a nonprofit organization. He links his ability to create innovative solutions to his time at the Jindal School learning about marketing and advertising. The course work challenged him to redefine traditional marketing ideas and pioneer a new generation of market strategy. Read more about Luis.

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UT Dallas student graduating with double MS/MBA degrees

Consider Adding an MS Degree

Gone are the days of one size fits all for MBA students. Get the strategic and technical skills you need to move up!

Double degrees often have considerable advantages. Obtaining two degrees simultaneously provides an opportunity for you to potentially share coursework between the two degrees. Moreover, consider the career advantages gained when obtaining a second degree, not to mention the potential time and tuition benefits. Visit with an advisor to understand the particular benefits of the double degree pathway.

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MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast

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Episode 4: Stephanie Rigg, MBA’16

Stephanie Rigg, MBA’16, is a procurement specialist at Texas Instruments. The mother of three joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management, to discuss how her immersion in the Full-Time MBA program helped equip her for a safe transition from domestic engineer back into the workforce after a 15-year absence.

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