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Master of Science in Taxation

Program Details

DePaul University offers the online Master of Science in Taxation. The program is specifically structured for, but not limited to, working professionals to enhance understanding and analysis of complex tax statutes, tax regulations, related cases and rulings, and the Internal Revenue Code. Students are provided the opportunity to gain the necessary skills to excel in the field of taxation through a study-at-your-own-pace program. Students will develop a detailed understanding and base of knowledge regarding tax statutes, tax regulations and the Internal Revenue Code.

Core courses cover the following:

  • taxation of corporations and shareholders
  • federal income tax procedures
  • current problems in taxation
  • periods and methods
  • tax accounting
  • tax research


  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or work supervisors
  • Personal statement indicating professional goals and related experience

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)