Master of Science in Accounting & Taxation
University of Hartford

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Accounting and Taxation is designed for those who seek to develop or advance a career in taxation in either public or government accounting sectors. The flexible program can be built around the student’s busy life. Courses, taught by dedicated, high quality faculty, focus on taxation and cover the application of analytical tools for planning, controlling, and decision-making purposes.

The program is geared toward helping students qualify for the CPA exam and also serves the needs of currently practicing accountants who have passed the CPA exam.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Hartford is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GMAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

GMAT waiver available with one of the following:

  • Passed CPA, CMA, EA, or state Bar Exam
  • Master's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Undergraduate degree from an AACSB school and program with minimum 3.3 GPA
  • Accounting Certificate from Barney School of Business with minimum 3.3 GPA
  • 5-7 years of US-based financial analytical experience beyond entry-level