|Mary Lou Poloskey from the Business Foundations Program setting up before the meeting.|
|ACA Officers preparing before the meeting. Look, there's Rob!|
|ACA Members enjoying the delicious spread of breakfast goodies.|
McCombs has a great new website to help direct students who are not business majors but are looking for opportunities to take business courses. www.mccombs.utexas.edu/nonbusinessmajors
Next up was Katie Stephens who spoke to us about the Master of Science in Finance. Students pursuing this degree are primarily non-business majors that are "pretty good at math."
|Katie doesn't look like the wet weather is affecting her at all!|
Kari Ledezma spoke about the Masters in Professional Accounting (Not Public Accounting!) The MPA Degree does not require amy work experience and about half of their students have non-accounting undergraduate degrees. Students who do not come from business backgrounds typically have to take some prerequisite coursework before beginning the program.
|Kari helping to dispel misconceptions about the MPA degree.|
Next up was Hillary Patterson providing information about the new MSIROM: Business Analytics program. The program is STEM certified and is ideal for students with excellent quantitative skills. Information sessions are being held and custom information sessions are available.
Next up were Dr. JJ Riekenberg and Mary Lou Poloskey who touched briefly on the Business Foundations Program. New this year is a health focus to two of the four summer intensive workshop cohorts.
Rachel Allen spoke about the undergraduate Real Estate certificate program and reviewed the coursework including prerequisites and recommended prerequisites to apply to the program.
|Rachel Allen speaking about the undergraduate Real Estate Certificate program.|
Last but not least, John Bulter from the undergraduate Energy Management Program gave an overview of the program including a bit of history.
|John Butler "2"|