The Master of Science in Taxation (MS.Tax) program prepares students for the rapidly changing tax-accounting environment and the dynamic nature of the profession. The accounting program received separate AACSB accreditation in 2009 and is one of only 189 universities worldwide to earn this distinction.
Gonzaga’s Master of Science in Taxation program has a record of success that speaks for itself.
CPA Exam Success
The first-time CPA exam pass rate for Gonzaga students is 82.4%, which ranks 10th in the nation (large programs) and #1 on the west coast!
Statistics published annually by the NASBA reveal that Gonzaga students consistently perform significantly above the national average on all sections of the Uniform CPA exam, due to the program's CPA education and preparation.
Gonzaga is currently ranked #26 in U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate School ranking! Gonzaga's program has consistently earned a national ranking in the top 30 by U.S. News and World Report due to the quality of the program and success of our students.
Our most recent graduating MS.Tax class boasts a 100% job placement rate within 3 months of graduation!
Strong job placement among Gonzaga graduates is largely due to our excellent on-campus recruiting program, as well as the strong relationships our faculty maintains with employers.