The Master of Science (MS) in Taxation is a rigorous program that prepares working professionals to excel in the field of taxation. Through the program, you will develop a detailed understanding and base of knowledge regarding tax statutes, tax regulations and the Internal Revenue Code.
The MS in Taxation program is taught by faculty members with academic and professional expertise, bringing a mixture of technical and real-world knowledge into the classroom. Core courses in the program include:
- Current problems in taxation
- Federal income tax procedures
- Tax accounting, periods and methods
- Tax research
- Taxation of corporations and shareholders
As a working professional, you will take courses when your schedule allows. Most students complete the program within two to three years, and often do not take courses during busy periods such as the winter tax season.
The MS in Taxation program is designed for working professionals with bachelor’s degrees who are dedicated to learning the complexities of the field of taxation. Students who have earned or are earning an MBA also may be admitted to the program.
Alumni of our taxation program continue to achieve some of the highest advancement opportunities and are consistently recruited by some of the city’s major firms and organizations.
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