12 months
1117 USD/credit 40212 USD/year
1117 USD/credit 40212 USD/year
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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 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who wish to apply for admission to the Master degree programs in business must submit the following:
  • A completed online application
  • Official academic transcripts, indicating the conferral of a bachelor degree from a regionally accredited college or university

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1117 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    40212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1117 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

1070 - 1640 USD /month
Living costs

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


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