Graduate Certificate in Taxation
Portland State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Taxation offers a highly focused program that can be completed in less time than a traditional master’s degree. You will be able to immediately apply new knowledge and techniques to your current role or use the certificate to further your career.

Coursework is geared towards the needs of professionals in fields such as accounting, law, business, financial planning, and more. Students with an accounting bachelor’s degree can also utilize this program to complete educational requirements for the CPA exam. The curriculum was developed with input from corporate tax accountants and public accountants, ensuring that course materials are relevant and up-to-date.

The program is highly customizable, with electives available in areas including:

  • Taxation of property transactions
  • Pass-through entities
  • International taxation
  • Taxation of estates, gifts, and trusts
  • Financial statement analysis

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Portland State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested