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Taxation, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
, MA,
In as few as 9 months, Suffolk's MS in Taxation will provide you with a strong foundation in tax compliance, tax planning, and tax policy. The programs are practical, emphasizing the skills and knowledge you’ll need in the workplace.

About

Your courses, taught by a mix of tax practitioners and researchers, encourage you to leverage your knowledge of tax issues in a global environment. You can specialize in large or local firms, or choose electives that prepare you for the CPA exam.You'll also have access to our EDGE Professional Development workshops. Led by executive coaches and corporate consultants, the workshops help you build your resume, expand your network, write a cover letter, polish your interview skills, and more.Suffolk’s MST is designed to meet the needs of those who have a background in accounting as well as those who do not.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • You As a Leader: Effective Career Planning
  • Graduate Financial Accounting
  • Graduate Financial Accounting
  • TAX-801 Federal Taxation 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description
      12-16 months of full-time study
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 months
    • Duration description
      18-24 months of part-time study
  • Credits
    37 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Completed online application
  •  $50 application fee
  •  Resume
  •  Goal statement (essay)
  •  Letter of recommendation
  •  Official GMAT or GRE scores (Note: Testing requirements vary by program, and some students may qualify for a waiver)
  •  Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic scores (international students only)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21990 USD per semester and a duration of 9 months.
  • National

    43980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21990 USD per semester and a duration of 9 months.
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Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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