Tax Accounting Graduate Certificate

The Tax Accounting Graduate Certificate is a 12 semester hour (4 course) program.  The certificate may be applied to the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program with two of the courses ACCT 538 & ACCT 540 required as part of the core and advanced core.  Both of these courses are offered each semester on the current courses schedule.  For more information contact Dr. James Hamill at 903-886-5659 or email

Requirements to complete the Tax Accounting Graduate Certificate (12 semester hours):

ACCT 538Individual Income Tax Accounting3
ACCT 540Advanced Income Tax Accounting3
ACCT 551Advanced Issues in Taxes3
ACCT 597Special Topics1-4
Total Hours12

Note: Students must have admission to the Graduate School.  Coursework must be completed at Texas A&M University-Commerce with a 3.0 GPA in all courses used for this graduate certificate.  (No Substitutions)