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Vivek Patel

Vivek Patel  |  iMPA 2026

  • Hometown: Lewisville, TX
  • Undergraduate Institution: The University of Texas at Austin
  • Undergraduate Major: Accounting
  • Career Interests: External Audit
  • Why Did You Choose to Attend the Texas McCombs MPA Program? Because of its numerous career opportunities and versatility. As a bonus, UT has the #1 accounting program. 
  • Why Did You Choose Accounting for Your Master's Degree? For its versatility. I feel that accounting knowledge is everywhere, not just within the business world, but also in every-day life. To me, accounting surrounds my life, and learning more about this topic fascinates me.
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