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The MPA Experience

As an MPA, you're a valued member of the business community and a vital part of the McCombs legacy. The opportunities you'll gain and the network you'll be in as a McCombs graduate can open doors across the globe. Join the #1 accounting program!

Discover Why Texas McCombs MPA is #1

Tailor your class schedule to reflect your interests. Learn from some of the best accounting faculty in the world. Study abroad in Prague. Live in a vibrant and musical city. Try some tasty food. And land your dream job.

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  • Academic Excellence

    Discover more about the courses you'll take in the MPA program, the faculty who teach them, curriculum paths you can pursue to tailor your course schedule, CPA exam success, and other potential professional designations.
  • Career Management

    From recruiting to full-time positions to career coaching to networking with McCombs alumni and accounting professionals, learn more about the MPA program's dedicated Career Management team.
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  • Unique Opportunities

    Anything is possible in the MPA program. Study abroad in Prague. Meet seasoned accountants for course credit. Take an internship (or two!). Give back to the community by preparing tax returns for low income filers. The sky is the limit here at McCombs.
  • Student Life

    Shape your world, network, meet friends, and make your community a better place by joining the MPA Council, MPA Consulting Club, and other McCombs-affiliated student organizations.
  • Living in Austin

    Great food, live music, and tons of outdoor activities are just the tip of the iceberg. Come see why people from every corner of the world choose Austin, Texas as their new home!

Why Choose to Live in Austin, Texas

  • #1

    Best College Town


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  • #1

    Best City to Start Career



  • #2

    Hottest Job Market


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  • #2

    Fastest Growing U.S. City


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