MBA Programs

EMBA discussion in Collins

Career Management

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Cox Executive MBA students have access to a variety of career management resources. Our goal is to provide our students with personalized, executive-level career services. Every student is unique and therefore requires a tailored career plan to aid in his or her goals.

Students make appointments with their Executive Career Coach to work towards a personal plan towards achieving career goals. Looking for a promotion or a new career all-together? Our career coach has the executive-level experience to help our students take effective actions towards professional networking and goal achievement.

Executive MBA Student will take the career leader assessment in their first year. This assessment has been recognized by top business school as a tool for MBA students to identify their interests, motivations, and skills to be used towards career planning. Our students can review their career leader results one on one. 

CarrerShift is a comprehensive online resource to help you conduct and manage your job search. Search and store job postings, get inside contact information, create documents and email campaigns, keep notes and track follow-ups. Manage your job search all from one place.

We offer professional development programming for our EMBA students that addresses the unique needs of find a job, and positioning yourself in management and beyond. What makes a management-level job search different? How do you tell your story and stand out in a sea of experience. We host 3 sessions every semester to address the best practices around working with Executive Search firms and creating your professional profile.

Student select a mentor for a one on one relationship for each year they are in the program. The Associate Board consists of over 260 Cox School Alumni and Dallas Business Partners across a variety of industries who are trained mentors to be a sounding board for student ideas and professional development.

Some of our additional resources include:

  • Resume Review
  • Industry Round Table Events
  • Mock Interviews
  • Networking Events