University of Texas at Austin
MPA Students
MPA Students
MPA Students
MPA Students

Traditional MPA


In as little as 1 year, you can get your Master in Professional Accounting degree from one of the top programs in the nation!


Prominent organizations from across the country and around the world recruit Texas MPAs. We can't wait to show you the wide range of career options associated with your degree.


Our core classes give you a solid accounting foundation, while our individual tracks let you focus your efforts to meet specific career goals.


The Texas MPA offers you opportunities to study abroad, interact with business professionals, and get great job offers before you graduate!

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Traditional MPA Admissions Process

The Master in Professional Accounting (MPA) program is open to students with a bachelor’s degree in any academic discipline. Apply to the traditional MPA by following these steps:

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Prepare to Apply

Before you apply, be sure to 

Submit Application

Submit a completed online ApplyTexas application and pay the application fee. 

The application opens by the first week of September each year. Applications are accepted for the fall semester only.

Upload Materials

After you receive a confirmation email from UT Admissions, upload all supplemental application materials

All materials, including official test scores, must be received by the final deadline. Applications completed after the deadline are considered on a space-available basis only.

Check Status

Admissions decisions are posted on the application status site.

The MPA admissions committee reviews U.S. applications on a rolling basis starting in December. All international applications are reviewed after the application deadline.

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Admissions Questions

Please contact:
Keri Ledezma