The Taxation Certificate is designed to cover core tax concepts with an emphasis on developing relevant industry skills, tools, and knowledge of current technology used in the industry.

This program is perfect for...

  • Tax preparers looking to advance their careers
  • Accountants or attorneys looking at a tax Specialization
  • Individuals working in investments or accounting looking to expand their expertise
  • Career changers looking to go into tax preparation

What you can learn.

  • Learn about fundamental federal tax planning and preparation concepts
  • Understand how IRS rulings and procedures influence planning and preparation
  • Develop the knowledge and skills associated with tax filings for partnerships and corporations

What our certificates have done for our students.


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Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Required Courses
Students must complete the following 4 required courses.

Suggested Prerequisites

Suggested Prerequisites: MGMT X 1A and MGMT X1B Principles of Accounting

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

Application & Candidacy Fee


Estimated Program Tuition


Estimated program textbook/materials


*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. This information includes program costs; occupations that the program prepares students to enter; occupational profiles; on time completion rate; and for the most recent award year: the number of students who have completed the program, the number of students who complete the program within the estimated duration, the job placement rate, and the median Title IV and private loan debt incurred by those who complete the program. For gainful employment information for this program, visit our Financial Aid page.

Stackable options that really add up!

This certificate is the foundation for three different stackable specializations within the tax discipline, which includes the Tax Planning for Individuals, Tax Planning for Entities, and Enrolled Agent.

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