Accountancy: Taxation, MAS

for the degree of Master of Accounting Science in Accountancy, Taxation concentration


chair of department: Theo Sougiannis

director of graduate studies:

director of admissions committee:


department website: https://giesbusiness.illinois.edu/accountancy/programs/msa/

college website: https://giesbusiness.illinois.edu/


overview of graduate college admissions & requirements: Graduate Admissions

overview of college admissions & requirements: Gies Catalog


department office: 360 Wohlers Hall, 1206 South Sixth, Champaign, IL 61820

phone: (217) 333-0857

email: accy@illinois.edu


The Taxation concentration is not currently accepting applications; suspended effective Summer, 2018

The M.A.S. program is a one-year program for students who have completed or are pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from a regionally accredited U.S. institution. The Concentration in Taxation is one of the primary options available within the MAS program. 

Students in the Taxation concentration may pursue a second optional concentration. If admitted to a second concentration, the coursework for the second concentration may also count toward the graduate electives requirements for the MAS degree. Second concentration options include: Corporate Governance & International BusinessData Analytics in Accountancy, Finance, Information Technology & Control, Real Estate, Supply Chain Management


Graduate Degree Programs in Accountancy

Graduate Majors:

Accountancy, MAS

with optional concentrations: Business & Public Policy, Corporate Governance & International BusinessData Analytics in Accountancy, Finance, Information Technology & Control, Real Estate, Supply Chain Management, Taxation

Accountancy, MS (on campus & online)

with optional concentrations: Business & Public Policy, Corporate Governance & International BusinessData Analytics in Accountancy, Information Technology & Control, Supply Chain Management

Accountancy, PhD

Graduate Minors:

Accountancy

Graduate Concentrations:

Accountancy

Data Analytics in Accountancy

for the degree of Master of Accounting Science in Accountancy, Taxation concentration


For additional details and requirements refer to the department's program information online and the Graduate College Handbook.  

ACCY 451Advanced Income Tax Problems 13 or 4
or ACCY 410 Advanced Financial Reporting
or ACCY 510 Financial Reporting Standards
ACCY 551Corporate Income Taxation4
ACCY 552Partnership Income Taxation4
ACCY 556Tax Research4
ACCY 554International Taxation4
Graduate electives (students have the option to pursue one of the Concentrations open to MAS students).12
Total Hours31-32

Other Requirements

Course substitutions may be approved by the Department of Accountancy.
Other requirements may overlap.