Domestic Placement Rate*
95% employed within 3 months of graduation. Based on 68% survey response rate.
Percent of Part Time students in this program
Assistant ProfessorMystica Alexander
- Tax Policy; State & Local Taxation
- Corporate Social Responsibility
25 Yrs Old
Largest MS In Taxation Program In New England
47%53%Male StudentsFemale Students
Percent of Domestic Students in this program
Gain Skills Like
Tax Planning / Tax Compliance / Auditing
For Careers Like
Principal / Senior Associate / Tax Accountant / Tax manager / Auditor
Overall average starting salary
Top Employers Hiring Our Graduates
We rely on Bentley students because of their diverse business education and work ethic.
The Masters in Taxation is a 10-course program including five required core taxation degree courses and five electives. Electives may include graduate (600 level or above) courses in taxation, financial planning, or other related disciplines.
Note: Please review the current course catalogue for the full list of available electives.
TX600 | Professional Tax Practice
TX601 | Federal Taxation of Income
TX602 | Transactions
TX603 | Corporations and Shareholders
TX604 | Multi-Jurisdictional Taxation
TX704 | Federal Taxation of Income from Trusts and Estates
TX707 | Pass-Through Entities and Closely Held Businesses
TX711 | Mergers and Acquisitions
TX731 | Investment Companies and Other Financial Products
TX732 | Intellectual Properties
TX733 | Tax Aspects of Buying and Selling a Business
TX741 | Tax Accounting Problems
TX761 | State and Local Tax Practice
TX771 | International Tax Practice
TX781 | Internship in Tax Practice
TX791 | Practicum in Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic
Paying For Your Education
Rated the #4 Masters Program in Return on Investment by Payscale, a Bentley Graduate Education is a smart investment in you. With available merit and financial aid, Bentley works with qualified applicants to help finance their education.
Cost Per Course
Total Tuition Based on 10 courses
Other Fees & Expenses
On Campus Employment
Students can apply for salaried, on-campus jobs through the Office of Student Employment.
*$431,095 Average total merit aid awarded each year
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To create a thriving population of students with a wide range of life and work experiences, Bentley considers the entirety of candidates’ applications including prior work experience, test scores, learning objectives, and other factors as we determine admissions decisions.
Application Fee / Transcripts / Resume / 2 Essays / GMAT or GRE Scores (may be waived for qualified students) / TOEFL/IELTS Scores for International Students (may be waived for qualified students) / Interview (may be requested by Bentley) / Two Letters of Recommendation
Application Opens October 1st of the prior year for Fall entry.
- Nov 1: Early Action
- Dec 1: Round 1
- Jan 20: Round 2
- Mar 15: Round 3
- Mar 16 to Sep 1: Rolling Admission
- Oct 1: Early Action
- Dec 1 to Sep 1: Rolling Admission