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Texas MPAs Are #1 in the Nation

Texas MPAs Are #1 in the Nation

Texas MPAs Are #1 in the Nation

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

Upcoming Events

August 18th, 2016 4:30pm-7:00pm
MPA Networking Reception
September 8th, 2016 4:30pm-8:00pm
MPA Industry Night

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

Registration is full for Fall 2016 MPA Career Events. Please contact Michelle Polkinghorn to inquire about the waitlist.

MPA Etiquette Lunch >

MPA Etiquette Lunch

MPA Etiquette Lunch

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
12:30–2:30 p.m.
At the MPA Etiquette Lunch, 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 brief networking dessert reception at the end provides a chance to connect with additional students.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn.

MPA Networking Reception and Career Fair

MPA Networking Reception

Thursday, August 18, 2016
4:30–7 p.m.
The MPA Networking Reception provides a venue to connect with students prior to the fair in a format that offers both structured speed networking and open networking. Registration for the MPA Career Fair is a prerequisite for registering for the MPA Networking Reception.
Contact: Jo Chauvin

MPA Career Fair

Friday, August 19, 2016
9 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Held just before the fall semester begins, the MPA Career Fair provides an opportunity for you to be among the first to recruit Texas MPA students. With limited employer slots and expected attendance of 100 students, this tailored event allows participants to have targeted and meaningful interactions. The majority of attending students will graduate in 2017. While some are seeking internships, most are interested in full-time positions.
Contact: David Meintrup

MPA Mock Interview Marathon

MPA Mock Interview Marathon

Tuesday, September 2, 2016
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
MPA Mock Interview Marathon allows you to create a student-friendly image, build your company brand on campus, and identify great candidates early by conducting mock interviews to help students improve their interviewing skills. This event is open to all MPA students (third-, fourth-, and fifth-year integrated, as well as traditional).
Contact: Jo Chauvin

MPA Industry Night

MPA Industry Night

Thursday, September 8, 2016
4:30–8p.m.
MPA Industry Night offers the opportunity to market your organization to MPA students through a series of mini–information sessions dedicated to industry. After the sessions, students will have the option to connect with all participating employers at a reception. It is the perfect venue to inform MPA students about career opportunities within your organization and then meet with them one-on-one.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn

Spring 2017 Preview

Spring 2017 Preview

MPA Meet The Firms

Thursday, January 19, 2017

This event offers the perfect venue for kicking off the spring recruiting season. The primary audience for this event will be third-year MPA students who are seeking internships, but all MPA students are invited. The structured speed networking format allows participants to have meaningful interactions with multiple students.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn

MPA Mock Interview Marathon
Date TBD (early February)
MPA Mock Interview Marathon allows you to create a student-friendly image, build your company brand on campus, and identify great candidates early by conducting mock interviews to help students improve their interviewing skills. This event is open to all MPA students (third-, fourth-, and fifth-year integrated, as well as traditional).
Contact: Jo Chauvin

MPA Etiquette Dinner
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn