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Merrick School of Business

M.S. in Taxation Program Courses

Program Courses

Fred Brown, program director and associate professor of law / fbrown@ubalt.edu / 410.837.4537.

Fundamental Courses

To meet undergraduate accounting equivalency requirements, students may be required to complete some or all of the following fundamental or foundation courses:

ACCT
405
Income Taxation (3)
ACCT
504
Introduction to Accounting (3)
ACCT
510
Intermediate Accounting I (3)
ACCT
511
Intermediate Accounting II (3)
ACCT
512
Auditing/Accounting Information Systems (3)
ACCT
513
Intermediate Accounting III / Advanced Accounting (3)
ACCT
640
Accounting for Managerial Decisions (3)
ECON
504
Economics (3)
FIN
504
Financial Management (3)
OPRE
504
Data Analysis and Decisions (3)

Fundamental Course "Waivers": Information pertaining to course waivers can be viewed on the UB/Towson MBA Web site.

Degree Requirements [30 credits]

Required Courses [21 credits]

TAXA
650
Tax Research and Writing (3)
TAXA
651
Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation I (3)
TAXA
652
Corporate Taxation (3)
TAXA
653
Partnership Taxation (3)
TAXA
654
Tax Practice and Procedure (3)
TAXA
655
Tax Policy (3)
TAXA
678
Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation II (3)

Electives [9 credits]

Select from the following:

TAXA
660
Estate and Gift Taxation (3)
TAXA
662
Foreign Taxation (3)
TAXA
663
Qualified Pension and Profit-Sharing Plans (3)
TAXA
664
Executive Compensation (2)
TAXA
665
Tax Exempt Organizations (2)
TAXA
667
Estate Planning (3)
TAXA
668
Business Planning (3)
TAXA
670
Income Taxation of Estates and Trusts (3)
TAXA
671
Corporate Reorganizations (3)
TAXA
672
State and Local Taxation (3)
TAXA
674
Consolidated Corporations (2)
TAXA
675
Advanced Real Estate Taxation (2)
TAXA
679
Welfare Benefit Plans (2)
TAXA
680
Advanced Qualified Pension and Profit-Sharing Plans (3)
TAXA
682
Bankruptcy Taxation (2)
TAXA
683
Basics in Financial Planning (3)
TAXA
684
S-Corporations (1)
TAXA
799
Independent Study (1-2)