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Master of Accountancy in Taxation Program

The Rutgers Business School Master of Accountancy in Taxation is a 30-credit part-time program designed for busy, working professionals seeking to prepare for the CPA exam or for current CPAs seeking to advance their careers.

Ranked as a Top 50 Master's in Taxation program globally, the Master of Accountancy in Taxation is a flexible accounting degree that gives professionals like you a competitive advantage in the field of taxation and satisfies the 150-hour requirement for the CPA exam.

This program imparts a basic knowledge of the major technical, conceptual, and research issues in the area of tax and taxation, and provides training in the practical and procedural aspects of taxation. Students will also explore the ethical and legal obligations of practicing in the area of taxation, and collaborating with the Rutgers University-Newark School of Law, will have the opportunity to take some of these courses at the law school. 

Program Location

Most classes will be taken at our Newark campus, conventiently located just a few blocks from the Newark Penn and Broad Street train stations. Offering further flexibility, a selection of core courses are also offered at our New Brunswick campus on nights and weekends, and a variety of electives can be taken at our satellite location in Madison

Wherever you live in the New York and New Jersey area, the Master of Accountancy in Taxation at Rutgers Business School makes it possible to fit earning a tax degree into your busy schedule.