University of California - Riverside

UCR Extension Center



CNAS Graduate Student Affairs Center

Anderson Hall, South

Riverside, CA 92521

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Taxation Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

For tax professionals, the complexity of the tax code provides endless business opportunities and long-term job security. Tax professionals can work in corporate settings, for nonprofits, government agencies, small businesses, retail or service industries, among other options. The UCR Extension Taxation Certificate program provides an examination of the common areas in taxation, including individual, corporate and partnership tax reporting requirements and liabilities.

Each course provides a focused study of each area along with common tips and techniques to help limit tax liabilities and ensure legal requirements are met. The program concludes with participants preparing for the IRS Enrolled Agents examination. Enrolled Agents are able to represent clients to the IRS and the designation is considered one of the premiere professional achievements for a tax professional.

Participants in this certificate program will:

  • Facts & Figures

    # of Credits Required: 16

    In State Tuition (per year): $2,400 to $2,800

    Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

    Locale: Large City

    Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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