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Incredible job opportunities

Tax and valuation consulting for:

  • Estate planning
  • International taxation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Privately held business planning

In conjunction with ONU’s Pettit College of Law, this customizable curriculum is taught by outstanding law and business professors in the areas of tax compliance, tax planning, tax research and tax litigation. Students in this program will have the opportunity to participate in a blended-learning, campus-based curriculum. This program can be completed in just one year of coursework.

Full-time tuition is $25,350 per year. Scholarships are available for full-time students.


In addition, the Pettit College of Law offers a CONCURRENT JD/MPPA program for full-time students.

Curriculum/Program Sequence

Time period Curriculum component
Fall TAX 5101: Professional Ethics and Sarbanes Oxley Compliance
Fall TAX 5371: Research Methods/Paper
Fall TAX 5831: Taxation of Corporations
Fall TAX 5601: Business Valuation
Fall MPPA 5741: The Accounting Professional
Spring TAX 5701: Basics of Expert Testimony
Spring TAX 5201: Corporate Governance and Accounting
Spring TAX 5801: Internship
Spring TAX xxxx: Elective Course for Spring (below)
Spring TAX xxxx: Elective Course for Spring (below)
Summer TAX 5331: Federal Income Tax
(Spring Electives)
Spring TAX 5411: Taxation of Partnerships and Partners
Spring TAX 5871: Business Planning
Spring TAX 5451: Non-Profit Organizations
Spring TAX 5931: International Taxation
Spring TAX 5431: Taxation of Estates, Gifts, and Trusts