• Master of Accountancy and Master of Taxation
    MACC & MTax

    Develop vital accountancy and taxation skills
    and prepare for the CPA exam.

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The 9-month Master of Accountancy (MACC) and Master of Taxation (MTax) programs from ASU's W. P. Carey School of Business develop the skills and knowledge you need to launch your accounting career, while opening the door to top hiring firms and preparing you to pass several sections of the CPA exam.

Through case methods and group discussion, you'll not only deepen your knowledge, you'll also strengthen your strategic thinking, decision-making, and communication skills. The School of Accountancy is highly ranked by The Public Accounting Report, and you'll learn from esteemed faculty who bring decades of real-world experience into each class.

Generous scholarships are available for highly qualified students that can reduce your tuition by more than 50 percent. Because of the quality of the MACC and MTax programs, nearly 100 percent of domestic graduates are employed within 90 days of graduation. In 2016, MACC and MTax graduates received offers in 15 U.S. cities and four international destinations.

Program highlights

Master of Accountancy
  • 9-month program
  • Start in August or January
  • Fulfills CPA exam course requirements
  • Prepares you for accounting or consulting careers

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Master of Taxation
  • 9-month program
  • Start in August
  • Fulfills CPA exam course requirements
  • Prepares you for taxation careers in the private and public sector

Learn more about the MTax »

Entering class, Fall 2017
Entering class, Fall 2017
Dates and deadlines
  • MACC Spring 2018: Final deadline
    Nov. 28, 2017
  • MACC & MTax Fall 2018: Early decision
    Oct. 3, 2017
  • Fall 2018: Priority consideration
    Nov. 28, 2017
  • Fall 2018: International deadline
    Feb. 6, 2018
  • Fall 2018: Scholarship deadline
    April 3, 2018
  • Fall 2018: Final deadline
    June 5, 2018
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How to apply
  • Complete the online application, which takes about 30 minutes, and collect the following materials:

    1. Personal information, resume, essay answers, and references
    2. College records and online letters of recommendation

Attend an event

MACC/ MTax Fall Mixer

November 29, 2017
5:30pm to 7:00pm

MACC/MTAX Webinar: App Tips and Pre Reqs

December 13, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm