University of Texas at Austin MSF Update – October 2022

The University of Texas at Austin MSF program is one of the top US specialized masters programs and I try and update all of you on the degree as often as possible. I was checking the schools website out and noticed some new information so I thought it would be a good time to refresh everyone on this degree. UT is an amazing university and the MSF they put together has had great success. I will continue to update everyone whenever I come across information.

Class Profile

The UT MSF program just released their Class of 2023 profile and the stats look great. Strong class size, good GPA and GMAT scores, and lots of diversity. The year in and year out results this program has produced as well as the UT brand helps being top quality students every year. The numbers below highlight this.

  • Class Size – 59
  • Male/Female % – 64/36
  • GMAT – 644
  • Non-Texas Students – 34%

The range of undergraduate majors is equally as impressive.

  • Economics – 32%
  • Business – 19%
  • Humanities/Social Science – 11%
  • Engineering – 8%
  • Mathematics/Science – 8%
  • Info Systems/Computer Science – 2%
  • Other – 20%

Applications Open

Applications for the Class of 2024 are open ready for applicants! There is still time to get your package in for round 1 as well. Below are the deadlines for submission, including the preferred dates for international students.

  • Round 1: October 17, 2022
  • Round 2: January 9, 2023 (International Final Deadline)
  • Round 3: March 27, 2023
  • Round 4: May 15, 2023

There are a number of ways you can learn more about the program as well, including in person as well as virtual options.


Meet with an Admissions Officer and learn more about our specialized master’s program in finance. These small, informal meetings give you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the MSF program.

Date Time Virtual or In-Person Calendly
Every Tuesday (8/30/22 – 12/5/2022) 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Virtual – Zoom Schedule Now
Every Tuesday (8/30/22 – 12/5/2022) 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. In-Person – CBA 2.502 Schedule Now


Tuition is $48,000 for Texas residents and $53,000 for non-Texas residents (as of Oct 9th, 2022). 

2021 Career Information

The UT MSF program provides a pretty comprehensive career report (found here). I was impressed with the quality of placements as well as variety. Salary information maps to current market compensation as well.

  • Average Starting Salary – $72,128
  • Maximum Starting Salary – $100,000
  • Median Starting Salary – $70,750

The bulk of the graduates found employment within Texas (Austin, Dallas and Houston), but a good number went to work in New York, Chicago and Nashville. Most of the students (77%) placed in finance, with the bulk of those students going into Corporate Finance, Investment Management and Valuation.

Hiring firms ran the gamut of banking (both Global and Regional), consulting, F500, etc. Some names that stood out include:

  • Accenture
  • Bain
  • Cadence Bank
  • Delta
  • Dell
  • FTI Consulting
  • Goldman Sachs
  • JPMorgan
  • Prudential
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

The full report is included above and I encourage all of you to check it out. Tons of details regarding salary ranges (domestic and international), titles, full list of hiring firms, geographic information, etc. Always love seeing detailed career reports. A mark of a good MSF.

I will try and find some additional information or maybe an updated student review of the program. Keep checking back until then. Hope everyone found this helpful.


Here is a link to the University of Texas at Austin MSF Program


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