12 months
1399 USD/credit 41970 USD/year
1399 USD/credit 41970 USD/year
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The M.S. in Taxation Program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) is geared toward practicing accountants in the fields of public, corporate, and governmental accounting as well as lawyers, financial managers and planners who need extensive information and formal study in taxation. 


The Taxation program at Thomas Jefferson University prepares students for professional tax practice whether they are earning their degree, expanding their expertise on a specific topic, or taking courses to maintain their CPA license. 

We offer full-time and part-time options to accommodate work schedules and to allow students to earn their degrees rapidly.

Key Features 

  • The faculty includes partners and managers from national, regional, and local CPA firms, noted tax attorneys, and specialists in many areas such as financial planning and state and local taxation. 
  • They work for highly visible national and regional firms, and bring an exceptional standard of practice and expertise to the classroom.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Foundations of Economic Analysis
  • Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Individual Taxation and Planning
  • Corporation Taxation and Planning
  • Tax Research and Professional Responsibilities
  • Taxation of Flow-Through Entities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit. 
  • Official transcripts can be sent electronically by the institution to enroll@jefferson.edu or mailed to the address above.
  • Résumé: A current professional résumé is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1399 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    41970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1399 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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