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Master of Science in Taxation

Foster’s Master of Science in Taxation prepares accounting professionals with quality education, strong ethics, innovative thinking, and excellent oral and written communication skills. The program additionally prepares students for high-level careers in taxation, where economic decision-making depends on an in-depth knowledge of the tax code and its ramifications.

Our MST is the oldest tax-specific accounting master’s program in the Pacific Northwest and was recently ranked #1 by Accounting.com. The program offers deep connections to the region’s top tax firms for recruitment and networking opportunities with tax leaders in the industry. Career Services, professional development, and recruitment opportunities produce consistently high job placement rates after graduation. The rich MST curriculum leverages technology, leadership training, and hands-on practice, and satisfies the additional credits required to sit for the CPA exam in the state of Washington.

Program Overview

  • Accelerated 9-month master’s degree (September to June)
  • 14 classes
  • Class size: about 50 students

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Master of Science in Taxation Program Highlights

Rankings

#1 Best Taxation Grad School of 2021 Accounting.com
#4 of Most Affordable Master’s in Accounting Accounting.com
#5 of Taxation Programs in the U.S. MIM-Guide

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