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Upcoming Events

August 19th, 2015 6:30pm-8:30pm
August 20th, 2015 4:30pm-7:00pm
August 21st, 2015 9:00am-1:30pm
September 8th, 2015 10:00am-4:00pm
September 21st, 2015 4:00pm-0:00am

Why Texas MPA

The Texas Master in Professional Accounting (MPA) program is widely recognized as one of the leading graduate accounting programs in the USA.

Texas MPAs have a blend of accounting and finance skills that are ideal for roles in industry, non-profits, government, financial services, consulting, and public accounting.

Start Recruiting Texas MPAs

Recruit and Hire Texas MPA

Get involved with McCombs School of Business MPAs! Below are a list MPA opportunities that can best connect you with Texas MPAs.

  • MPA Career Fair and Networking Reception >

    MPA Career Fair and Networking Reception

    The MPA Career Fair and Networking Reception gives you the chance to network with traditional and fifth-year MPA students about internships and full-time positions. It is held in August and registration opens in June. 

    Please contact Michelle Polkinghorn for more information.

  • MPA Mock Interview Marathon >

    MPA Mock Interview Marathon

    Enhance your company presence on campus while helping MPA students fine-tune their interviewing skills by participating in one of our most popular events: The Mock Interview Marathon (held once each fall and spring semester).

    For more detailed information, please contact Jo Chauvin for more information.

  • MPA Etiquette Dinner >

    MPA Etiquette Dinner

    Since business meetings, trainings, and networking events often involve eating, dining etiquette is an essential career skill. At the MPA Etiquette Dinner, students will learn how to navigate business and recruiting dining occasions with class. As a participating organization, you will interact with MPA students throughout the meal and educate them about available career opportunities. A networking dessert reception at the end provides a chance to connect with additional students.

    Please contact Michelle Polkinghorn for more information.

    Registration Note: This event is included in the MPA Premium Opportunities Program benefits. Contact Jim Franklin for information on how you can participate in this program.


  • Meet the Firms: A Networking Event (Spring Event Only) >

    Meet the Firms: A Networking Event (Spring Event Only)

    MPA Meet the Firms offers the perfect venue for kicking off the spring recruiting season. Employers of all varieties are invited to connect with MPA students in the state-of-the-art facilities at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.

    Approximately 200 students are expected to attend. While the primary student audience for this event will be third-year MPA students who are seeking internships, all MPA students are invited. The intimate setting and targeted student population will allow participants to have meaningful interactions. The speed networking format allows participants to have meaningful interactions with a targeted population. The preferred attire is business professional. 

    For more detailed information, see our MPA Meet the Firms Information Sheet.

    Please contact Dawn Shaw for more information.


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