The next step in your taxation career.
Always changing and increasingly complex, the issue of taxes demands a professional who can confidently advise executives and organizations on a wide range of critical issues. Our Master of Science in Taxation program meets this demand head-on with a sharp focus on preparing professionals who are ready to step up and put their expertise into action.
This program is ideal for those with an accounting or tax background seeking career progression as advisors and consultants, executives in public and private enterprises, and leaders in the field of taxation. As you sharpen your technical skills and command of current tax legislation, you learn how to research and navigate the current Internal Revenue Code and other tax platforms and anticipate and respond to changes in regulation.
Courses are taught by leading professionals currently working in taxation, finance, and accounting. They bring a deep level of seasoned expertise to the courses they teach. In fact, many of our faculty are partners and managers at competitive firms. As they work with you one-on-one, you have an opportunity to gain a deep understanding of the relevant, practical insights that drive the industry today.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
|ACCT 5230||Federal Tax Issues and Analysis||3|
|ACCT 5232||Estate and Gift Taxation||3|
|ACCT 6231||Corporations and Shareholders||3|
|ACCT 6233||Tax Research Methodology||1.5|
|ACCT 6234||Tax Practice, Procedure, and Ethics||1.5|
|ACCT 6235||Partners and Partnerships||3|
|Complete 15 semester hours from the following:||15|
|Income Tax Accounting|
|State and Local Taxation|
|International Taxation: Inbound Transactions|
|International Taxation: Outbound Transactions|
|Advanced Flow-Through Entities|
|Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates|
|Financial Planning for Investments|
|Financial Planning for Insurance|
|Advanced Topics in Accounting|
|Planning for Estate Tax Issues|
|Tax Accounting for Income Taxes|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
30 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required