Specialize in Federal Taxation

Master of Science in Taxation

Program Start:
Spring or Fall

Strengthen your foundation in tax research, corporate taxation, tax compliance and planning, and flow-through entities. The 10-month Master in Taxation prepares you for careers in public accounting, private industry, or government that require this highly specialized tax knowledge.

The program boasts an average CPA exam first-time pass rate of 78%, compared to the national average of 55%. It’s also one of only a handful of programs in the US that is fully accredited by AACSB International, the leading accrediting body for business schools worldwide.

Open to all undergraduate majors. All students are considered for merit-based scholarships upon application.

The Miami Difference

Graduate Industry-Ready

Connect with a diverse group of peers and alumni, plus leaders in top firms and major corporations, who know Miami Herbert Business School graduates have the skills and knowledge needed to add organizational value.

CPA Preparation
Miami Herbert Business School students have an average 78% first-time pass rate, with scores 8+ points higher than the national average.
STEM-Designated
International students enrolled in the Master in Taxation program can extend their employment opportunities in the U.S. for up to 36 months total.
Accelerated Success
Miami Herbert Business School has a 98% placement rate upon graduation and was recognized as a top recruiting target by KPMG.
Summer Intensive Program

Non-Accounting Majors: Get Caught Up in 1 Summer

The Master in Taxation is open to all disciplines. If you have an undergraduate degree in a field other than accounting, the 6-week Accounting Summer Intensive Program gives you the accounting foundation you need before beginning your Master in Taxation.

After completion of the Summer Intensive, students will also complete Advanced Taxation, a prerequisite for many of the graduate tax courses.

You’re automatically considered for the Summer Intensive Program when you apply.

Outcomes

98% Placement Rate With Local and National Firms

Personalized career coaching and networking events have resulted in a 98% placement rate for students upon graduation. It’s what’s earned Miami Herbert Business School’s taxation program a reputation for preparing students to lead top organizations.

Alumni Employers

  • Alvarez & Marsal
  • Berkowitz Pollack Brant
  • BDO
  • Cherry Bekaert
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • Grant Thornton
  • KPMG

 

  • Lennar
  • Mastec
  • MBAF
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • RSM
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Ryder

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Contact our admissions counselors to learn more about tuition and financial aid, application requirements, and to get more details about this program.

Ruth Wright

Assistant Director,
Admissions and Recruitment

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