Master of Science in Taxation
Northeastern University

Program Details

Ideal for professionals with backgrounds in finance, accounting, law, and business, the AACSB accredited online Master’s in Taxation degree aims to equip you with the graduate-level foundation to deliver innovative tax solutions.

Career opportunities include:

  • Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Banker
  • Estate Planner
  • International Tax Manager
  • Financial Planner
  • Management Consultant
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Attorney


  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution of higher learning; GPA of 3.25 or higher on a scale of 4.0, or GMAT required
  • Undergraduate or graduate course in taxation with a grade of 3.0 or higher on a scale of 4.0
  • A minimum of two (2) years of tax experience including one busy season or hold the following credentials: JD, CPA, CFP, or Enrolled Agent
  • All official transcripts of prior undergraduate and/or graduate work reflecting degree conferred by an accredited institution (International transcripts must be translated and include a WES or CED evaluation)
  • Current resume
  • Candidates whose undergraduate instruction was not conducted in English need to submit official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE academic scores. Minimum score = 100 and we only accept the internet based test (iBT).
  • Two (2) letters of professional recommendation (cannot be from friends and/or relatives)
  • Application essay
  • Non-refundable $100 application fee

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education