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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

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Master of Science in Taxation - Program Description

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Degree Offered

Master of Science in Taxation (M.S.T.)

The M.S.T. program serves individuals who are interested in expanding or continuing their education in taxation. It is a specialized degree for tax professionals. Students examine substantive tax law and enhance their analytical and research skills, enabling them to identify relevant issues, and arrive at appropriate conclusions or courses of action.

School of Accounting Mission

Seidman's School of Accounting educates students to become successful accounting and business professionals. The School contributes to the college, university, the profession, and society through quality teaching, scholarship and service.


The Master of Science in Taxation Program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

Minimum Number of Hours for Graduation

The M.S.T. program consists of 33 semester hours of 600-level coursework.

Program Location

The M.S.T. program is offered on the Pew Grand Rapids Campus in the L. William Seidman Center in downtown Grand Rapids, MI.

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