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Complete the only MTax program in the region — in as few as 15 months.
The Master of Taxation (MTax) Direct program is a professional degree in the College of Business Administration (CBA) School of Accountancy. It provides intensive training for individuals planning to enter the field, and for experienced accountants and attorneys.
Gain conceptual, technical and professional knowledge that will enable you to examine and understand many aspects of the tax structure. The curriculum focuses on federal and state taxation, tax research, communication skills and tax planning.
Admission to MTax Direct requires an undergraduate degree in accounting or a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree. If you lack either degree, you may become eligible for admission by successfully completing two foundation courses online:
While attorneys and CPAs do not need to submit a GMAT score, other applicants must achieve a satisfactory GMAT score (500 or better is preferred) for admission. Applicants may substitute a GRE, LSAT, PCAT or MCAT score for the GMAT.
Test waivers may be granted for students holding an advanced degree, or for those with three or more years of work experience after the conferral of a bachelor's degree. Contact us to learn more about the waiver request process.
In addition to the test scores or waiver, other admission requirements include: