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MBA in Taxation

  Chart your own course in this critical specialty with a Lubin MBA:
  • Gain analytical, strategic, and technical skills
  • Study with recognized experts in the field
  • Intern at a leading international company headquartered nearby
  • Learn to navigate complex tax environments successfully
Your courses at the globally recognized, nationally ranked Lubin School of Business integrate experiences available only in New York, a premier international corporate and finance center. Blending economics, finance, management, and a concentration in taxation, this degree opens up higher-level career opportunities in this increasingly critical field.
Median salary for controllers and treasurers, nationally (Source: O*NET)


The Masters (MBA) in Taxation gives you the quantitative, analytical, research, and strategic skills you need to help an organization make sound strategic decisions affecting corporate income tax, capital gains, and valuation. You will leave better able to quantify risk and predict shifts in the tax environments that affect your industry. Through Lubin's Masters (MBA) in Taxation, you gain:
  • Critical business management skills
  • Essential knowledge of taxation process and procedure
  • Knowledge of complex factors in corporate tax environments

Click to view curriculum for the Masters (MBA) in Taxation.


Lubin puts you at the center of the world's business life through a network of alumni and corporate partners that reaches into:
  • Major financial institutions
  • Media companies
  • Growing businesses in every industry

Convenient location: Pursue your MBA in Lower Manhattan in the financial district, a vibrant urban campus, blocks from the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve Bank.

Connect with industry insiders: In addition to the connections and advice our faculty offer, our alumni-who are themselves industry insiders, rising and leading in a wide range of enterprises-actively connect with current students through our LinkedIn mentoring program.

Take full advantage of your dedicated team of advisers while you're here. They can guide you through the program and into your career, opening doors and making connections for you.

Elite accreditation: Lubin's dual accreditation by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, in both business and accounting, is an elite distinction shared by fewer than 2% of business schools in the world.

* Some program courses must be taken in NYC


A U.S. bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree from a foreign school is the preferred undergraduate degree requirement for admission into the MBA program. In addition to a resume, a personal statement, a GMAT or GRE score report, and two recommendations, applicants must submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities they have attended. If you are an MBA applicant who already holds a business-related master's or doctoral degree, you may request a waiver of the GMAT or GRE. A recent TOEFL score, no more than two years old, is required of all applicants whose native language is not English. Recommended application deadlines are August 1 for the fall entry term and December 1 for the spring entry term. Click for our Application Guidelines and Checklist.

For admission information, please contact:

New York City campus
Graduate Admission
Phone: 212-346-1531

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MBA in Taxation


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Lubin's MBA in Taxation is ranked third in the United States (Source: Tax Talent 2016 Educational Survey Series)

Here's what to expect with an MBA in Taxation:
  • Excellent compensation: $115,320 for treasurers and controllers (Source: O*NET)
  • Significant advantage: Your career prospects are better with a master's degree or higher (Source: U.S. Department of Labor)
  • As fast as average job growth (Source: U.S Department of Labor)
  • High-level career opportunities
  • Varied industries and professional paths
  • Exciting opportunities at respected companies and organizations.
  • Join our distinguished alumni pursuing careers around the globe

    In the center of New York City's business life, Lubin introduces you to successful business leaders and thriving multinational corporations. Connect directly with the world-class individuals who serve as an Executive- or Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Pace. We nurture relationships with many of the world's leading executives, to broaden and deepen your learning experience—far beyond what you can expect at any other business school:
  • Meet top executives when they visit your classes and lecture on campus.
Off campus, we get you through the door and behind the scenes for unique opportunities, thanks to our rich and well-developed network of alumni and corporate partners:
  • A Fortune 100 company headquarters in metropolitan New York City
  • The Fed: Research at the Federal Reserve Bank - almost 100 Lubin alumni are employed here
  • NYSE: The rush of the trading floor