Accounting - Taxation

Liberty University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
615 USD/credit
615 USD/credit
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Liberty University Master of Science in Accounting - Taxation is offered 100% online, and enables you to capitalize on the growing demand for highly qualified certified public accountants and tax auditors. 


Enhance Your Career Prospects and Become a Tax Expert with our Master of Science in Accounting - Taxation!

Building upon your accounting foundation, you will increase your marketability for accounting taxation jobs by thoroughly exploring accounting laws, policies, and procedures required to ensure companies comply with increasingly strict federal requirements.

You will become fluent in the latest technologies used to solve common and complex auditing challenges. The master’s of accounting – taxation degree curriculum aligns with industry best practices that are necessary to excel in your career.

What Will You Learn in Our Online Master of Science in Accounting – Taxation?

With courses focused on advanced business law for accountants, tax research and jurisprudence, estate, trust, gift, and corporate taxation, you will be prepared to assist your company’s decision-makers in a practical manner. During this program, you will engage in tax research designed to give you the opportunity to understand, analyze, and apply familiar tax doctrines in a host of sophisticated and contemporary fact patterns. You will also be given both a technical view of managerial accounting and increased interaction with current research on advanced topics.

Potential Career Options for the M.S. in Accounting - Taxation from Liberty University 

Graduates who complete the online Master of Science in Accounting – Taxation will have the opportunity to pursue careers opportunities, including:

  • Audit accountant
  • Business owner
  • Certified public accountant (CPA)
  • Finance manager
  • Tax auditor

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Cost Accounting
  • Tax Research and Jurisprudence
  • Estate, Trust, and Gift Taxation
  • Advanced Topics in Individual and Pass-through Taxation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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