Taxation, M.Sc. | Part time online | Fairleigh Dickinson University | United States
12 months
Duration
1029 USD/credit 30870 USD/year
1029 USD/credit 30870 USD/year
1029 USD/credit 30870 USD/year
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About

The MS in Taxation program offered by Fairleigh Dickinson University is highly focused and practice-oriented. In scope, it is much more specific than the traditional course of study pursued in an MBA program with a concentration in tax. The MST is dedicated exclusively to the study of taxation.

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Overview

The Taxation program offered by Fairleigh Dickinson University was designed to provide you with both the practical knowledge and technical expertise needed to succeed as a tax professional. The program is ideal for practicing accountants and attorneys, financial planners, recent accounting graduates, and non-accountants wishing to enter the field of taxation. Both entry level and experienced professionals will benefit in the program.

Emphasis is placed on technical competence in practical applications of current tax law as well as research and planning. Students in the program are exposed to all areas of taxation, including partnerships, corporate, international, trusts, compensation, and estate taxation. 

Degree requirements

The MS in Taxation degree is obtained by completing 30 credits in required and elective courses. Additional prerequisite courses, described below, may be required for those students not meeting the appropriate undergraduate requirements.

The seven core courses (21 credits) are required of all students. The remaining courses (9 credits) may be selected from electives. Subject to prerequisites, there is no set order in which the courses have to be taken.

To graduate, you must maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Federal Taxes I: Individual Income Taxation
  • Advanced Corporate Tax 
  • Tax Accounting
  • Tax Practice & Procedure 
  • Advanced Federal Taxes II: Property Transactions
  • Partnerships
  • Tax Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upload or mail your academic records from all post-secondary schools attended.
  • Submit a TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-A score.
  • Submit a GRE or NCLEX score if required by the program.
  • Submit a Statement of Purpose.
  • Submit a resume or CV.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
  • Submit a copy of your passport.
  • Submit a bank statement and Affidavit of Financial Support if you are seeking an F-1 visa.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1029 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    30870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1029 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    30870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1029 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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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