Texas Tech University (USA)

Lubbock, United States

Texas Tech University 02“Texas Tech University is a public research university located in Lubbock, a metropolitan area of roughly 250,000 people. Founded in 1923, Texas Tech carries the distinction of being the largest comprehensive higher education institution in the western two-thirds of the state of Texas. Across all of its colleges, Texas Tech offers undergraduate degrees in 150 majors. The 1839, acre Texas Tech campus is one of the largest in the country.” (Texas Tech University, 2010)

“The Rawls College of Business Administration at Texas Tech University is the first college on campus to be named after receiving a record $25 million gift from Tech alumnus Jerry S. Rawls in December 2000. In a recent U.S. News and World Report Rankings of Best Colleges, the Rawls College of Business ranked 52nd among public university business colleges, with student enrollment of just under 4500, and an undergraduate population of about 3900 in 2006 and 2007.” (Texas Tech University, 2010)

The International Business Education Resource Center at the Rawls College of Business offers opportunities to develop experience-based global awareness through innovative academic programs and services. The main goal is to equip students in the global economy by facilitating numerous study abroad programs.

Graduate Student Assistant, International Business Education Resource Center

Responsible for assisting the director and the advisors in the overall management of the International Business Education Resource Center at Texas Tech University.

  • Assisted in the preparation of materials for appointments and information sessions.
  • Provided customer and receptionist services to visiting guests, parents and other university officials.
  • Worked on various administrative assignments and projects outlined by the advisors.
  • Prepared and organized the IB 3105 Cross Cultural Management Skills course designed for students who study abroad at the undergraduate level.

Click here to access the International Business Center website.