Advanced Certificate in International Taxation

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Hold the unique skills needed for a global career in tax with this post-MST Certificate in International Taxation. You can further hone your knowledge in this specific area by taking three advanced international tax courses.

Learn to manage cross-border tax matters with the post-graduate Advanced Certificate in International Taxation. This notable qualification will enable you to work with both US-based and foreign-based companies.

Tax professionals who choose this advanced certificate will select a focus from several international tax courses offered by the Lucas Graduate School of Business.

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*Fee listed will increase by 5% next Fall. SJSU makes every effort to keep student costs to a minimum; however, fees listed in published schedules may need to be increased to maintain the high quality of education we offer and are subject to change upon approval by the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor, or the campus President, as appropriate.

Program Benefits

Specialize your career and broaden your tax knowledge

International Tax professionals stand out with their knowledge of this complex area in tax. Your career options will broaden, and your confidence will deepen with this certificate.

Learn from diverse faculty with international experience

Faculty from the MST program lead these career-focused courses. Faculty are both academically trained and those with international careers in tax.

Career Opportunities

  • Check out some information on what an International Tax Manager is and how to become one. This certificate is the perfect way to get there.  
  • has put together a list of the benefits with a concentration in international tax; higher salary, global opportunities, and increased job opportunities are a few.

“International taxation is a key practice area for all tax professionals and is a smart way to broaden your career options and gain confidence in a complex yet important area.”

Steven K. Shee
VP of Tax

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