Master of Taxation
University of Akron

Program Details

The online Master of Taxation degree program from the University of Akron is designed to provide intensive training for individuals planning to enter the field and for experienced accountants and attorneys. The integrated curriculum emphasizes:

  • Tax Concepts
  • Knowledge of Federal & State Taxation
  • Tax Research
  • Communication Skills
  • Tax Planning


  • Requires from 30-36 credits for degree completion
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree
  • GMAT (score of 500 or better preferred – may be waived for CPAs, CMAs, CIAs, or attorneys who have successfully passed the bar exam and have two years of work experience)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

UA is a participant of NC-SARA. For any program that requires field experience or licensure, students should request more information and check with their state of licensure for program approval.