Taxation and Financial Planning

Widener University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1050 USD/credit
1050 USD/credit
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Rise in your financial planning career with a degree that will take you further than you imagined. We offer a master degree in Taxation and Financial Planning at the Widener University. 


Take the inside track to a powerful financial planning career. Here, you'll learn from industry-shaping faculty who impart skills and knowledge beyond those required for the CFP® exam. 

At the Widener University we offer a master degree Taxation and Financial Planning. As you complete flexible, on-campus courses, you'll gain competency in using products and strategies to assist clients and small business owners. Along the way, you'll undergo training in retirement and insurance planning, investment management, and more. You'll graduate ready to develop comprehensive financial plans for businesses and individuals alike. Our School of Business Administration is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Industry-Shaping Faculty

  • From day one, you'll feel the value of practical courses taught by industry insiders. 
  • Our faculty infuse their own financial planning experience into their teaching, which means you'll graduate with a powerful skillset you can apply immediately.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Overview of Financial Planning in the Information Age 
  • Financial Fundamentals 
  • Individual Income Taxation 
  • Securities Analysis and Investment Management 
  • Tax Research 
  • Federal Corporate Taxation and the Law of Business Entities 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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34.5 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application
  • $35 application fee
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary schools you attended
  • GMAT or GRE test scores*

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1050 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1050 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1050 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1050 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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