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How to apply for admission to the PPIA program

The following are the typical steps in the admission process:


1. Complete and submit a PPIA application form
The first step in the admission process is to complete the PPIA application form. This form may be obtained in the Department of Accounting office (409B) or downloaded and printed by selecting the link below. 

 

          PPIA application form (pdf, 22K)
 

The student should submit the completed PPIA application to the graduate accounting advisor at the following address:

          Graduate Accounting Advisor
          P. O. Box 19468
          The University of Texas at Arlington
          Arlington, Texas 76019

2. Request and distribute recommendation forms
Applicants to the PPIA program are required to obtain three recommendations and have them submitted to the accounting graduate advisor. Recommendation forms can be obtained in the Department of Accounting office (409B) or downloaded and printed by selecting the link below.

          Recommendation form (pdf, 10K)

 

The student should distribute the recommendation forms to three individuals who have knowledge of the applicant's promise as a graduate student. Recommendation forms for PPIA applicants should be forwarded to the graduate accounting advisor at the following address:

          Graduate Accounting Advisor
          P. O. Box 19468
          The University of Texas at Arlington
          Arlington, Texas 76019
 

3. Arrange for the submission of official transcripts
An applicant should have official transcripts sent from each college or university attended. These transcripts must be sent from school to school directly and cannot be delivered by the student. Official transcripts should be mailed to the graduate accounting advisor at:

          Graduate Accounting Advisor
          P. O. Box 19468
          The University of Texas at Arlington
          Arlington, Texas 76019
 

4. Arrange to have GMAT scores sent to the Graduate School
PPIA applicants will need to submit GMAT scores before their application can be considered. These scores must be sent directly to the Graduate School from the testing agency. The mailing address for submission of GMAT scores is:

          Graduate Admissions
          P. O. Box 19167
          The University of Texas at Arlington
          Arlington, Texas 76019-0167
 

5. Apply to the Graduate School
Once a student has been accepted into the PPIA program they will be directed to apply to the Graduate School. This is a separate admission form, but it is a formality as acceptance into the PPIA program ensures acceptance into the Graduate School. 


6. Pay the application evaluation fee
A non-refundable application evaluation charge is required for all U.S. citizens and resident aliens with no foreign college or university work. A non-refundable application evaluation charge is also required for all non-immigrant international applicants, U.S. Citizens and U.S. resident aliens with foreign college or university work. Payment may be made with a money order, bank-imprinted personalized check, or bank draft payable in U.S. dollars made payable to UT-Arlington. For further details please contact the Graduate School.

 

7. Check your application status online
It is possible for applicants to check on the status of their applications. Status information can be obtained on the Graduate School website under the Application Status link.


For more information please contact the respective advisor on the following page: link