Welcome to the Military MBA Community!

Thank you to all our military personnel for the sacrifices you have made for our freedom!

Military at Rice

Military at Rice focus on the qualities that mark a successful leader, delivering knowledge in finance, marketing, operations, entrepreneurship and global business. While you go into a broad range of industries and functions, no matter where your interests take you, the Career Development Office will support you in the transition to a civilian career. The CDO provides group workshops along with one-on-one career advising to ensure you develop the strategy, job search skills, and networking opportunities to succeed in the MBA job market.

Military Scholars Program

The business school at Rice University is proud to offer The Military Scholars Program. This program is only offered to applicants applying to the Full-Time MBA program.

This program is the result of a group of generous community members who wanted to acknowledge, honor and support those who serve our country.

Rice Business Veterans Association

Rice Business Veterans Association focuses on providing assistance to veterans transitioning from military service to student life.

Boots to Books

Boots to Books provides the most comprehensive, innovative assistance to veterans, transitioning military, and their families to attain competitive education and employment opportunities. Learn more here!


Rice Business creates Hybrid MBA program to utilize benefits of both on-campus and online learning experiences

by Avery Ruxer Franklin

For working professionals who want to pursue a Master of Business Administration degree with a flexible schedule, the new Hybrid MBA program at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business opens this summer.

The Hybrid MBA — …

By Troy Tabner
Troy Tabner Associate Director of Communications and Events
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Career Heroes

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We are fortunate to be part of a community that recognizes the value of helping others. We see this everyday as students seeking new career opportunities benefit from the connections, advice, and insights offered by others. To acknowledge these examples …

By Philip Heavilin II, EdD
Philip Heavilin II, EdD Executive Director

Navigating Professional Development When Transitioning from Military to Civilian Life

Deciding to leave active duty and transition to civilian life is often a stressful and difficult decision. Upon transition, military members might have questions about what their next moves should be. Should they go back to school? Venture a new …

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Considering Earning An MBA? 5 Tips to Help You Prepare

Michele ReynoldsStaff
CORe Earning Your MBA

If you’re considering earning your MBA, you may be furiously researching and visiting schools, studying for the GMAT, or starting your applications. What you might not have considered is how to get ready once …

By Philip Heavilin II, EdD
Philip Heavilin II, EdD Executive Director
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Veteran Jobs: 6 Ways to Effectively Transition from the Military Into the Workforce

Bill Lawrence, who spent 20 years as a combat fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy, relishes the “new car smell” of stepping into the cockpit of a brand-new jet. Like many veterans, Lawrence, who is now a chief information security …

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Contact & Location

(713) 348-2622

6100 Main Street - MS 531
Houston, TX 77005

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm