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Graduate Tax Program

Law School at the University of Denver

University of Denver

Graduate Tax Program

National Jurist ranked Denver Law at #9 in the country for practical training.

TaxProf Blog ranks DU's Graduate Tax Program at #11.

Meet GTP's distinguished faculty and practitioners here!  

Apply Today! Due to a high volume of applications, please expect a decision 4-6 weeks after a completed application and supplemental materials are received.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. We are currently ccepting applications for Summer and Fall terms. Merit-based scholarships available to qualified applicants but are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Important dates: 

  • Next available start date: June 19th (Summer quarter) - we will continue accepting domestic applications until all seats are filled.
  • Fall 2017 quarter begins on September 5th

Registration for Fall 2017 Quarter will begin in late July 2017.

If you are planning to graduate at the end of the Fall 2017 quarter, please make sure your graduation applications are complete. Graduation applications for Fall 2017 are due by June 25th. Contact with questions. 


Welcome to the Graduate Tax Program at DU's Sturm College of Law! 

The Graduate Tax Program is one of the oldest and largest master's program in taxation in the U.S. and one of the few where accountants and attorneys study side-by-side in the same classes. The Program offers you:

  • Nothing but tax. All classes are in taxation and are taught using the Internal Revenue Code, Treasury Regulations, and other materials.
  • Just one year of full-time study for the Master of Taxation or LL.M. in Taxation degree. Part-time study and evening classes are also offered for working professionals.
  • Excellent nationwide job placement due to on-campus recruiting and extensive nationwide networking.
  • Financial assistance available (scholarships and loans)
  • An enviable location in Denver, Colorado, one of the nation's most dynamic cities and just minutes from the recreational opportunities of the Rocky Mountains.
  • Can't move to Denver? Earn your Master of Taxation or LL.M. in Taxation online. High quality recordings of the actual classes make it seem like you are there in person.

And now you can earn your tax degree ONLINE!