Goldey-Beacom College

M.Sc. On Campus
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The Taxation program at Goldey-Beacom College provides graduates with a solid background in all major areas of taxation. 


The Taxation program at Goldey-Beacom College is designed for practicing accountants and lawyers, financial managers and planners, and those accounting majors entering into the field of taxation. Special emphasis is placed on technical competence in applications of the current tax law as well as tax research. 

The program is designed to prepare graduates for careers in the public and private sectors; including public accounting, and tax planning, but will not in and of itself qualify any persons to sit for the CPA exam.

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the Master of Science in Taxation degree, students will:

  • exhibit an advanced mastery of preparation of the form 1040.
  • demonstrate proficiency in taxation topics such as computing taxable income and tax of an individual, calculating capital gains and losses, determining losses and deductions to arrive at AGI and itemized deductions, understanding the passive loss rules and Sec 1244 losses, calculating casualty, theft and bad debt losses, determining allowable employee business expenses, understanding concepts of tax depreciation and amortization, understanding acting.period and acting.method rules, and determining TPs allowable credits.
  • demonstrate their value by securing employment in their chosen field.
  • demonstrate the ability to succeed in their careers through preparedness in the field, leadership abilities, and a heightened sense of social responsibility and ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Taxation 
  • Multi-State Taxation 
  • Tax Research and Communications 
  • Taxation of Corporations 
  • Taxation of Estates, Gifts, and Trusts 
  • Taxation of Partnerships and S Corporations
  • Taxation of Property-Real Estate/Like-Kind Exchanges 

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • An official copy of transcripts/statements of marks/academic records, detailing all university-level work and the diploma or degree certificate. Documents in a language other than English must be accompanied by certified English translations.
  • A Bank Statement and/or Affidavit of Support, which shows sufficient funds to finance the entirety of the academic program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1117 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1117 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    1117 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1117 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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Goldey-Beacom College


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