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

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Building upon your accounting foundation, you will increase your marketability for accounting taxation jobs by thoroughly exploring accounting laws, policies, and procedures that are 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.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Science in Accounting – Taxation Program?

Master of Science in Accounting - Taxation from Liberty University  is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which provides added value to your degree. The program is offered 100% online, so you do not have to relocate or take time off from work to attend an on-campus course. Liberty University, a nonprofit institution of higher education, was founded in 1971 and remains one of the leading Christian universities in the nation.

At Liberty, we are interested in building upon your individual strengths when you enter your Master of Science in Accounting degree. You will learn directly from experts in the field of auditing and taxation through our interactive online curriculum. Our full-time faculty members are dedicated to mentoring you as you develop your understanding of advanced concepts of accounting and law as it applies to the field of taxation.

Potential Career Options for the M.S. in Accounting – Taxation

Graduates who complete the online Master of Science in Accounting – Taxation will have the opportunity to pursue careers opportunities as a(n):

  • 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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




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

  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 565 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 565 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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