MPA | Prospective Students

MPA Career Consultants

Your MPA Career Consultants

Michelle Polkinghorn
Michelle Polkinghorn
E-mail Michelle

Dawn Shaw
Dawn Shaw
E-mail Dawn

The Texas MPA’s dedicated career services and consultants are your partners in attaining your career goals. Through one-on-one advising, professional development events and career workshops, you will have a head start at tackling your job search.

MPA career consultants will help you with

  • Resume and cover letter writing
  • Researching career options and specific organizations
  • Enhancing interview techniques
  • Professional networking
  • Evaluating job offers

Professional development events include

  • Job search strategies
  • Mock interviews
  • Resume critiques
  • Etiquette dinners
  • Career fairs
  • Industry, networking and mid-cap careers nights
  • Technical computer training
  • Employer panels in accounting, financial services and all other market sectors
  • Alumni panels
  • Industry Internship program

Page last updated: 7/23/2014