Master in Professional Accounting
Earn a Master in Professional Accounting degree from the top-ranked graduate accounting program in the nation!
Texas McCombs MPA
Your Future in Accounting Starts Here
The diversity of classes, faculty, students, and ideas fostered at Texas McCombs help prepare our students to work and lead anywhere in the world. Choose between three different approaches to take your career to the next level.
Traditional MPAOur one-year traditional MPA is open to both UT and non-UT students who will have earned a bachelor's degree (in any academic discipline) before starting the MPA program. No work experience is required.
MPA BridgeOur new MPA Bridge program is a perfect fit for current UT undergraduates (both McCombs and non-McCombs students) who would like to pursue an MPA degree along with their non-accounting bachelor's degree. Get a head start on MPA courses during your senior year.
Integrated MPAThe integrated MPA program is designed for current Texas McCombs undergraduates who are interested in earning a BBA degree in accounting and an MPA degree. You will save both time and money by taking several graduate level courses at undergraduate tuition rates.
Having a background in accounting, specifically an MPA degree, allows me to immediately have credibility when I meet with new clients or my current client base and I’m extremely appreciative for that.Meet Other MPA Alumni
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The Texas McCombs Difference
Dive into what sets the Texas McCombs MPA program apart. From accounting classes and MBA electives to extracurriculars and networking, we have what you're looking for and more.
Exceptional EducationOur program offers strategically designed courses with esteemed faculty, study abroad courses in Prague, and unique internships to provide you a top-notch, well-rounded education.
Customized CurriculumCore classes deliver a solid accounting foundation, while MBA electives in finance, management, information technology, strategy, marketing, and more round out your MPA experience.
Recruiting OpportunitiesOver 400 companies from across the country and world recruit Texas McCombs MPA students. Accelerate your career by working with top-tier public accounting firms and industry leaders.
Career CoachingPartner with an MPA career coach for one-on-one advising, including professional development, networking, and job search events, throughout your time in the program.
CPA Exam SuccessCPA candidates from Texas McCombs typically have higher pass rates than the state and national average. The MPA curriculum lays the groundwork for CPA exam success.
Vibrant CityNot only is the Texas McCombs MPA a top-ranked program, but our highly-rated university is located in a vibrant, growing city that is full of opportunity – Austin, Texas!
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