Bryant University. The Character of Success


The MST program requires 10 courses or 30 credits for completion. While there is no requirement for students to have a background in accounting or taxation to be successful, at least two years of professional experience is recommended for students considering the MST.


Required courses (four courses required)

TAX600 Individual Income Taxation

TAX605 Sales and Exchanges of Property

TAX610 Corporations and Shareholders

TAX625 Partnership Income Tax Problems

Elective courses (students choose six from the following)

TAX615 Estate and Gift Taxation

TAX620 Tax Practice and Procedure

TAX640 Advanced Income Tax Problems

TAX672 Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates

TAX673 Pension and Profit Sharing

TAX674 Corporate Reorganizations

TAX675 Business Tax Planning

TAX676 State Taxation

TAX677 Estate Planning

TAX678 International Taxation

TAX690 Selected Topics in Taxation