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Career Management

MS Program's Career Management team has a consistently excellent record for assisting employment-seeking students. We guide students through the recruitment process and help employers connect with students.


In addition to teaching the skills needed to thrive in careers in marketing, a Texas McCombs Master of Science degree helps prepare students for the step from graduate school into the professional world. Our Career Management team provides a variety of resources to our students to help them prepare for the rigorous recruiting season, including:

Career Coaching

  • One-on-one coaching sessions with dedicated career coaching team
  • Resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn development
  • Mock interviews with a career coach
  • Case interviewing prep and mock case interview assistance


Program-Specific Workshops and Networking Events

  • Program-specific career education and workshops taught by career coaches and industry experts
  • Networking events (including with MS Advisory Council board)
  • Industry Career Consultants for each program available for individual appointments 
  • Mock interviews with corporate partners
  • Guest speaker events


Career Discovery Events

  • MS Industry Fridays, featuring top Austin/US employers
  • Access to multiple career fairs throughout UT's campus


Job Board

  • Access to the McCombs-exclusive job board


Meet Your Career Coach, Julie
This program is great for anyone looking to level up their marketing skills, particularly on the quantitative side. MSM students develop expertise in data visualization, Python & R programming, databases, and Google Analytics. This prepares them for a career in modern marketing, which is increasingly focused on analytics and the insights we can draw from them.
Julie Krause, MSM Career Coach



MSM graduate Ruhi Deshmukh shares her journey and how her education in the Master of Science in marketing program gave her a wide variety of skillsets.

MSM Graduates' Average Salary By Work Experience

  • $72K

    <1 Year of Experience

    % of Accepts: 69%

    MSM Class of 2022

  • $77K

    1 - 3 Years of Experience

    % of Accepts: 22%

    MSM Class of 2022

  • $82K

    3 - 5 Years of Experience

    % of Accepts: 8%

    MSM Class of 2022

Students, want help with your resume, interview prep, and more?

  • Our Students Get Results

    We are dedicated to helping employers build their brand on campus and to increase visibility to potential candidates. Additionally, we are happy to meet with recruiters for one-on-one strategy meetings and to offer recommendations for the development of company involvement at McCombs.
  • MSM Advisory Council

    The MSM Advisory Council is comprised of industry leaders who advise MSM staff on the development of the program. Members have the opportunity to participate in MSM practicum projects, networking events, and student treks.

Employers, reach out today

Contact us to view resume books or discuss recruiting.


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