Taxation, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
The Department of Accounting and Finance offers a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Taxation. It is intended for professionals with a bachelor's degree in accounting or related field from an accredited college or university and is designed for students interested in an in-depth study of accounting taxation.
The certificate program consists of a minimum of 12 credit hours but may not exceed 15 credit hours.
For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see the Guide to Graduate Admissions.
In addition to the application materials required by The Graduate School, applicants must submit:
- Official transcript confirming a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with indication of ability to succeed in graduate studies.
- Statement of purpose highlighting career and educational goals.
- Three letters of recommendation.
Certificate Program Requirements
Required: 12 credit hours
|Required Course (3 credits)|
|ACC 651||Introduction to Business Entity Taxation||3|
|Elective Courses (9 credits)|
|Select three courses (9 credits) from the following: *||9|
|Taxation of Estates, Gifts and Trusts|
|Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders|
|Taxation of Flow-Through Business Entities|
|Advanced Business Law|
|Total Credit Hours||12|
ACC 613 Directed Studies in Accounting may be taken as an elective course when appropriate and if approved by the M.S. in Accounting Program Director and course instructor.