Master of Accounting in Taxation
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

Enhance your foundation in accounting, finance, or auditing with this Master of Accounting in Taxation.  This online accounting degree prepares you to become a tax advisor, serving as a client advocate who promotes tax compliance and limits tax liability in accordance with tax laws.  Study such topics as:

  • Internal taxation
  • Corporate taxation
  • Tax Procedure
  • Tax Policy

Courses, taught by experts in the field, utilize a practical approach using real-world case studies.  

Students have the option of earning a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics without completing additional coursework.  These courses provide technical tax skills and practical experience in retrieving and processing large volumes of data.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent