Master On Campus Online

Legal Studies in Taxation

University of San Francisco

12 months
2050 USD/credit 49200 USD/year
2050 USD/credit 49200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Master of Legal Studies in Taxation at University of San Francisco helps you build tax law expertise and jump start your career.


The Legal Studies in Taxation program at University of San Francisco combines core courses that build a foundation in tax law with extensive elective courses that allow you to tailor your education to match your career goals.

Graduates with Legal Studies in Taxation from University of San Francisco will achieve competence in all of the following:

  • Applies substantive and procedural tax law from state, federal or international jurisdictions.
  • Research and resolve tax law problems using legal sources.
  • Analyze and assess tax law problems using the IRAC method.
  • Effectively communicate advanced tax law topics to appropriate audiences in written form.
  • Applies principles of professional responsibility and ethics to resolution of tax problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Federal Taxation of Property Dispositions
  • Graduate Corporate Taxation
  • Graduate Partnership Taxation
  • Tax Research
  • Legal Principles of Federal Income Taxation
  • Federal Tax Accounting and Tax Timing Issues 
  • Federal Taxation of Property Dispositions
  • Federal Tax Procedure and Professional Responsibility
  • Foreign Taxation
  • Transfer Pricing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certification of Finances
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Transcript (Academic Record) from each university or college attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    49200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2050 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    49200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2050 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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