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Student Life

MPA offers you more than just an incredible accounting education. On-campus events and programs combined with endless opportunities in Austin create an experience unlike anything else in the country. There is no better place to earn your master's.

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  • Living in Austin

    Whether you’re into live music, great cuisine, outdoor attractions, or arts and film, few cities can compare with Austin, Texas. Come see for yourself why we’re consistently ranked among the top cities in the nation for starting a business, seeing a show, or just kicking back and enjoying the weather!

Student Organizations

  • MPA Council

    The MPA Council offers you the chance to make friends, gain leadership experience, and network with peers and business personalities.
  • MPA Consulting Club

    The MPA Consulting Club focuses on preparing students to enter the consulting and advisory workforce.
  • EY Accounting Ambassadors Program

    The EY Accounting Ambassadors Program is a group dedicated to encouraging more underrepresented business students to study accounting at The University of Texas at Austin.
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  • Build Your Network

    The MPA program is one of the most highly respected accounting programs in the nation. While you are here, you'll have the opportunity to attend numerous networking events and make connections with our 20,000 incredible alumni! Texas McCombs alumni exemplify the outstanding reputation of our program and are instrumental in helping MPA students find their career direction.

Human Centered. Future Focused.

The collaborative and enterprising spirit of our people drives everything we do, and collectively, we strive to prepare for what comes next. In a continually complex and changing world, we will develop students with global acumen, the skills to operate and collaborate effectively, with a mindset that transcends geographic and cultural boundaries.