Taxation, Master | Part time online | Rutgers University | Newark, United States
12 months
2054 USD/credit 61620 USD/year
2054 USD/credit 61620 USD/year
1184 USD/credit 35520 USD/year
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Earn a tax degree that enables you to master the intricacies of the Internal Revenue Code with this Master of Accountancy in Taxation at Rutgers University.


The Rutgers Business School Master of Accountancy in Taxation is a 30-credit, online-hybrid, part-time program designed for the busy, working professional. It is highly flexible and provides a competitive advantage for professionals seeking to advance in the field of taxation. It also satisfies the 150-hour requirement for the CPA exam.

What you will learn

This program imparts basic knowledge of the major technical, conceptual, and research issues in the area of tax and taxation and provides training in the practical and procedural aspects of taxation. 

You will also explore the ethical and legal obligations of practicing in the area of taxation, and collaborating with the Rutgers University-Newark School of Law, will have the opportunity to take some of these courses at the law school.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Income Taxation
  • Ethics in Business
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Business Law for Managers and Entrepreneurs
  • Partnership Taxation
  • Regulation of Tax Practice
  • Tax Practice and Procedures

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ideal candidates for this part-time program should hold a bachelor's or master's degree with an accounting background, or have practiced in the area of taxation.
  • Candidates must meet the admissions requirements of Rutgers Business School, including having a grade point average of 3.0 or better.
  • Application fee (non-refundable) - $70
  • Official transcripts
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), IELTS, or Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)
  • You must provide two letters of recommendation
  • Submit your current resume
  • Essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    61620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2054 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    61620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2054 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    35520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1184 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 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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