Master of Studies in Law in Taxation
Georgetown University

Program Details

The online Master of Studies in Law in Taxation offers non-attorneys an opportunity to pursue advanced tax coursework through Georgetown Law.  Core areas include accounting and tax law courses, in addition to added elective options. A required research and writing course does require that students attend virtual class sessions, meeting real-time with faculty and peers. 

This program can be completed within a year for students enrolled full time; about three years for part time.


  • Prerequisites in a basic federal income tax course either at another university or online at Georgetown
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Official transcripts
  • Registrar's Certification Form
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

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