University of New Haven

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
965 USD/credit
965 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The University of New Haven M.S. degree program in Taxation is designed for accountants, attorneys, government employees, and executives seeking to gain advanced expertise in taxation law.


The Master of Science in Taxation at the University of New Haven attracts a wide range of accountants, attorneys, executives, and government employees, but it’s an even bigger draw for those hoping to become CPAs. Connecticut law requires CPA candidates to complete 150 academic credit hours of coursework in order to sit for the CPA exam. This Taxation program at University of New Haven provides those hours.

Our graduates are among the most successful of University of New Haven alumni, with most employed in high-level executive positions or as partners in local, regional, and/or international CPA firms.

Features of the program include:

  • Complete the program in as little as one year
  • Real-time, hybrid, and online course options for busy professionals
  • Winter classes held online
  • Class terms of 10 class meetings within eight week period
  • Small, informal classes with state-of-the-art teaching and research tools
  • Local and remote access to a full range of online research services, including CCH, RIA, BNA, and Lexis-Nexis

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation
  • Taxation of Property Transactions
  • Taxation of Business Entities
  • Partnership and Limited Liability Company Income Taxation
  • Federal Tax Practice and Procedure
  • International Taxation
  • Research Project in Federal Income Taxation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Transcripts (in English) from all colleges or universities attended. Transcripts must be submitted in sealed envelopes and mailed directly to the admissions office. If official documents are unavailable, unofficial documents can be uploaded through the online application system for initial review only. However, all official documents must be received before the start of classes for the admitted semester.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • A Statement of Purpose
  • A resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International

    965 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 965 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    965 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 965 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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