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 with a flexible program 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.

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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


Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

You must possess an official bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and ONE of the following:

  • Master's degree from regionally accredited institution
  • Passage of the CPA, CMA, or state bar exam
  • Graduation from an AACSB accredited school of business with GPA of 3.5 or better in both major and degree program (or 3.3 if the University of Hartford graduate)
  • GMAT score of 500 or better (waivers are available for some)
  • Substantial work experience (more than 5 years of strong financial analytical experience; requires an interview)