Taxation, MS

for the degree of Master of Science in Taxation


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, MS is not currently accepting applications; suspended effective Summer, 2018


The Master of Science in Taxation (M.S.T) is an executive-style degree offered only at the Illini Center in Chicago. The M.S.T. is a one-year program for students with at least two years of work experience. The program begins in May and meets weekly on Friday afternoons and all day Saturday. Students applying for admission should have acquired a background in business and an accounting undergraduate major from an accredited college or university. Graduation requires 36 graduate hours of study that consists of twelve required courses delivered in three thirteen-week semesters.


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 Science in Taxation


ACCY 550Multistate Taxation2
ACCY 551Corporate Income Taxation4
ACCY 552Partnership Income Taxation4
ACCY 554International Taxation4
ACCY 555Income Tax Accounting2
ACCY 558Taxation of Closely-Held Bus.4
ACCY 559Tax Policy2
ACCY 556Tax Research2
ACCY 557Accounting Periods and Methods2
ACCY 561Taxes and Business Strategy4
ACCY 562Tax Procedures2
ACCY 563Consolidated Returns2
ACCY 564Reorganizations2
Total Hours36

Other Requirements1

Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall: 36
Minimum GPA: 3.0