36.00 Academic Units Required

As changing tax laws become more complex, individuals and corporations are employing trained specialists to assist them with tax planning and preparation. The Taxation Certificate offers professionals a comprehensive course of study. Subjects range from the taxation of individuals, partnerships, and corporations to the preservation and transfer of wealth. While this program is intended for individuals with some prior tax experience, it also should benefit financial services professionals who want to provide tax management services or for those who are considering a career change. The Department of Business and Management also offers intensive IRS Enrolled Agents (EA) Examination Preparation program. To learn more, click here.

Suggested Prerequisites
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for X127 Federal Income Tax.
X1A Principles of Accounting
X1B Principles of Accounting

Yvette de la Cruz
(310) 206-1654

Estimated Cost
Application & Candidacy Fee: $200.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $7,650.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $1,350.00
Estimated Total Cost: $9,200.00

Costs are approximate and subject to change without notice. Estimates are based on candidacy fee, course fees, and estimated textbook fees, but do not include prerequisite or online course fees, the internship, or additional expenses such as parking.

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internship Available: Yes

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Valid quarter starts for full-time study:
Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter
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