MBT On Campus

Business Taxation

University of Southern California

12 months
60446 USD/year
60446 USD/year
Tuition fee
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With a challenging curriculum that offers a global focus and delivers the conceptual and technical skills that drive the profession, University of Southern California Leventhal aims a step ahead as the profession evolves, leading the way in accounting education. Apply to the Business Taxation MBT program offered at University of Southern California.


Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Technical, Conceptual, Problem-Solving Requirement
Students at the Business Taxation MBT program offered at University of Southern California will be competent in and be able to apply discipline-specific knowledge and skills in the fields of accounting or taxation. This learning outcome includes the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills, as well as an understanding of the strategic role of accounting in business organizations and society.
  • Professional Development Requirement
Students will be able to communicate clearly, and strategically, after considering the relevant audience, situation, and purpose of the communication. Students will develop the ability to work productively with others to accomplish established goals.
  • Research/Life-Long Learning Requirement
University of Southern California students will be able to use relevant research databases and academic/professional literature to gain new knowledge and analyze business situations.
  • Ethical Principles and Professional Standards Requirement
Business Taxation students will be able to apply ethical principles and professional standards in analyzing situations and making informed decisions.
  • Globalization Requirement
Students will be able to demonstrate an international perspective and appreciation for diversity and cultural differences, along with their significance in global business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Professional Responsibilities
  • Tax Theory and Ethics
  • Taxation of Partnerships and S-Corps
  • Corporate Taxation
  • Ethics for Professional Accountants
  • International Taxation 
  • Advanced Partnership Taxation
  • State and Local Tax Concepts
  • Taxation of Individuals
  • Advanced Corporate Taxation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Prerequisite Coursework
  • Official Transcripts
  • GMAT
  • Personal Statement
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Interview (by invitation)
  • Application Fee
  • International Applicants must also include: 
  • English Language Exams
  • Proof of Financial Support (I-20 Form).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    60446 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30223 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    60446 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30223 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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