Executive Master in Public Leadership | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin

Executive Master in Public Leadership

Advancing leadership of organizations, teams and self.

Executive MPAff degree for working professionals focused on public and nonprofit leadership.

Accepting applications in October 2022

The LBJ School will begin accepting applications for EMPL in October 2022 for a May 2023 start date. Please contact LBJadmit@austin.utexas.edu with any questions.

The EMPL executive master's degree is designed for successful professionals who want to expand their impact, broaden their career horizons and cultivate leadership capacity. The program combines rigorous coursework, interaction with high-performing leaders and real-world skills application to help students raise the bar on their personal brand of leadership for the publics they serve.