Accounting: Tax, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 34 Hours

Core
Summer
ACCT 5093Reimagine: Innovative Accounting and Analytics Mindset 13
MSIS 5393Advanced Spreadsheet Modeling 23
Fall
ACCT 5003Advanced Federal Income Taxation3
ACCT 5013Tax Research3
or ACCT 5113 Financial Accounting Research
ACCT 5103Seminar in Contemporary Accounting Theory I3
Spring
ACCT 5153Financial Statement Analysis3
Hours Subtotal18
Options
Fall
Select three hours of electives from list below.3
Spring
ACCT 5563State and Local Taxation3
ACCT 5623Contemporary Issues in Taxation3
Select one of the following:3
Partnership Taxation
Corporate Taxation 3
Summer
ACCT 5994CPA Review4
Hours Subtotal16
Electives
Tax Research
Partnership Taxation 3
Corporate Taxation 3
Financial Accounting Research
Oil and Gas Accounting
State and Local Taxation
Advanced Accounting-based Information Systems
Contemporary Issues in Taxation
Graduate Internship in Accounting 4
Ideation, Creativity & Innovation
Introduction to Energy Business
Theory and Practice of Financial Management 2
Energy Finance 2
Valuation and Financial Modeling
Advanced System Certification and Accreditation 2
Prescriptive Analytics 2
Special Projects in Business Information Systems
Predictive Analytics Technologies 2
Descriptive Analytics and Visualization 2
Select three hours from the following:
Expanding Accounting Horizons in the US
International Accounting Abroad
Non-ACCT Travel Course
Total Hours34

Additional Requirements

  • Other electives require approval from the MS Coordinator.
  • Beginning with Summer 2020 the MS-Accounting program does not accommodate spring or fall internships although the department will work with individual students who have documented acceptance of an internship (as of September 15) to design alternatives.
  • Students who have already taken ACCT 5003 for credit as ACCT 4033 or a course equivalent at another institution may substitute an elective for ACCT 5003. The elective must have an ACCT prefix if in the DAS of CF concentration.

Graduate College Master's Program Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Master’s Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.