University of Miami

12 months
63000 USD/year
63000 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Taxation (MST) program at University of Miami affords the accounting major (or equivalent) the opportunity to specialize in the area of federal taxation.


The MS in Taxation program at University of Miami places emphasis on a thorough grounding of the principles of tax research, corporate taxation, and flow-through entities. In addition, this Masters Program offers courses addressing issues in both tax compliance and tax planning. 

Moreover, through electives, students are able to expand their areas of expertise, so that they may adequately prepare themselves for careers requiring a high degree of specialized tax knowledge in public accounting, private industry, and government.


The mission of the Accounting Department is to provide an environment recognized for educational excellence through our academic programs, intellectual contributions, and service to the academic and professional communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Taxation 
  • Tax Research
  • Partnership Taxation
  • Financial Reporting Implications of Income Taxes
  • International Accounting and Taxation
  • Issues in Tax Policy
  • Taxation of Multinational Corporations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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 current resume must be submitted with the application.
  • Candidates for admission are required to hold a baccalaureate degree. Starting Spring 2020, the Office of Graduate Business Programs will no longer receive transcripts, diplomas or evaluations.
  • International applicants who are applying for graduate programs at the Miami Herbert Business School must have their educational credentials earned outside the United States verified by an approved international credentialing evaluation service.
  • Each applicant is required to submit one letter of recommendation or the online recommendation survey form included within the online application.
  • The applicant is required to submit a recent score (less than 5 years old)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    63000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 63000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    63000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 63000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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