Tuition & Financial Aid – Master of Accounting with a concentration in Taxation (MAcc-Tax)

Per Credit Hour:
Total Number of Credits:
30-45 total credits
Total Program Cost:
$27,000 – $40,500

Program fees are the same for Florida residents, out-of-state residents, and international students.

Program fees are billed per semester for the course(s) taken in a particular semester. On average, a student can expect to take one 3-credit course in the summer semester and two 3-credit courses in the spring and fall semesters. Students can increase or decrease their course load, and the account billing summary will automatically adjust according to the number of actual credits enrolled.

Program Fees Include:

  • Tuition *

  • Full support: advising, tech support, financial services, career guidance

  • Lifetime discounted rates on professional development courses

  • Access to dedicated group study rooms

  • Microsoft Office 365

  • Graduation regalia

  • Digital parking permit

  • Student ID Card

  • Full Pre-Program Orientation

  • Access to workshops and seminars

  • Graduation banquet

* Textbooks are not included in the tuition cost. Students must purchase the required textbooks or e-books associated with each course on a semester/term basis. Textbook information will be provided close to the start of the semester/term by the student’s Program Coordinator.

Methods of Payment:

Students whose method of tuition payment is federal financial aid should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at

Most students who apply for Federal Financial Aid (Stafford Loan) via the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are eligible for $20,500 per academic year in loans. The awarded amount is divided into two semesters – fall and spring. Once awarded, the funds can be declined, decreased, or accepted in the amount awarded. The amount of tuition covered by the financial aid is deferred until the aid award is disbursed.

View the FAU Financial Aid database for additional information.

Our office requires a copy of your company’s tuition reimbursement policy. We will provide information to you required by your Department of Human Resources.

If your employer is willing to pay your tuition directly to FAU without grade requirements, you will need to provide us a “Letter of Credit” or “Payment Voucher” from your employer authorizing us to bill them.

A payment plan of two-installments is provided for students who select the self-pay method. You may contact your Financial Aid Coordinator if you wish to split the tuition into three installments.

Students using the GI Bill must complete the VA Certification Request form with all required documents. Upon approval, an FAU VA Official will certify eligibility for funding each semester after registering for degree-seeking courses and based on continued eligibility. Refer to for further details, instructions, and resources.

Refer here to review the fellowships and awards offered to FAU graduate students. All available scholarships geared towards graduate students can be utilized and applied towards the graduate degree as well.

The university accepts private, credit-based lending to assist students with covering full or partial tuition and fees. Lending companies include banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions. Students are advised to consult with the lending company regarding specific eligibility requirements, interest rates, disbursement options, repayment terms, and other factors. Click here to view more information on private loan funding.

Upon departmental approval, students can declare any combination of tuition payment methods.

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