ILLINOIS MS Tax Program Ranked #1 in U.S. according to Tax Hiring Authorities


On March 25, 2014 announced the results of its annual survey of Tax Hiring Authorities looking at MST programs across the U.S., and the ILLINOIS MS Tax Program was ranked above all other programs.  Read more ›

Are you interested in becoming a “complete” tax professional?
If so, the MS Tax Program at ILLINOIS could be a great fit for you!

In today’s business environment, tax professionals are expected to know and do more than ever before.  The business community expects successful tax professionals to have knowledge and capabilities beyond that of a tax-technician only.  The ILLINOIS MS Tax Program’s innovative curriculum is driven by this need.  Integrated into the rigorous technical tax courses are concepts that examine tax in a strategic business context, workshops that focus on professional skills, and lyceums that engage tax leaders.  This approach enables our students to broaden their business perspectives, develop professional skills that will differentiate them from their peers, and expand their professional networks to include well-known national tax leaders.

The courses are taught by acclaimed faculty from the Urbana-Champaign campus, as well as renowned Chicago tax practitioners.  The result is a rich blend of theory and practice that produces outstanding tax professionals who are ready to advance to the next level.