MBA Consultants

The University of Texas SystemAustin, TX
Paid Internship

a month ago


Job Title

  • Full-Time MBA Career Consultant

Job Location

  • Texas McCombs University of Texas at Austin
  • 1616 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78701
  • Hybrid remote

Job Overview

  • The Full-Time MBA Career Consultant position is a part of the MBA Career Education and Coaching team at McCombs Career Management & Corporate Relations (CMCR).
  • The primary goal is to provide career coaching, targeted career programming/resources, and career education to Full-Time MBA students.
  • The role includes one-on-one career coaching, resume writing, mock interviews, career goal assessment, job search strategy, etc.
  • As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Texas McCombs welcomes applicants from underrepresented groups and those committed to inclusion.


  • $60,000 per year


  • Career Consulting:

    • Provide one-on-one career coaching and small group advising to MBA students.
    • Assist with resume writing, mock interviews, career goal assessment, professional development, job search strategy, networking, and salary negotiation.
    • Stay updated with best practices and trends in MBA specific industries/functional areas.
    • Liaise with relevant faculty and staff to support MBA students.
  • Career Education: Teaching & Resource Development

    • Collaborate with the MBA Career Education & Coaching team to develop career education strategy, content, and pedagogy.
    • Coordinate and teach the BA 181: Strategic Career Planning course for first-year MBA students.
    • Create online resources, digital content, and maintain online channels.
  • Career Programming & Engagement

    • Collaborate with the Employer & Alumni Engagement team to develop and execute programming, panels, and recruiting events.
    • Work with student organizations on career-related activities and resource development.
    • Attend national career fairs to support student recruiting efforts.
    • Participate in professional development opportunities.
  • Project/Program Management

    • Coordinate schedules, calendars, events, and opportunities to build relationships.
    • Oversee major projects related to career curriculum, international student engagement, employment data tracking, communication strategy, and more.


  • Bachelor's degree in business, education, counseling, or related field.
  • Six years of work experience in an MBA specific industry or relevant experience in career coaching/advising, outplacement, or recruiting.
  • Knowledge of various career fields for MBA graduates.
  • Strong customer focus, ability to address the needs of highly motivated business professionals.
  • Entrepreneurial orientation, self-starter with excellent resume writing, interviewing, and job search skills.
  • Project management abilities, interpersonal skills, effective communication.
  • Proficiency with web-based resources, spreadsheet and presentation software.

We're excited for you to apply!

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Top majors

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  • Management Science16%

  • Economics12%

  • Business Administration Management And Operations11%

  • Finance6%

  • Marketing6%

  • 173 other majors47%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Target
  • Deloitte
  • Accenture
  • Capital One
  • Ernst & Young
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Relocation Assistance




Housing Assistance

(avg. $2,892)




Travel Stipend

(avg. $978)




Tuition Reimbursement




Medical Insurance




401(k) Company Match




Paid Holidays


Average internship hourly pay

For Southwest region

Education Management

Typical pay range:

$20.28 - $26.07

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Austin, TX | $3,339/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,575

  • Miscellaneous$832

  • Food$378

  • Utilities$296

  • Transportation$258


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