William Howard Taft University

Introduction

William Howard Taft University

The mission and purpose of William Howard Taft University, a private independent postsecondary institution, is to offer unique and innovative distance learning educational programs at a reasonable cost to qualified applicants, with a particular focus on those who are mature adults, employed on a full-time basis, or for whom place of residence, travel requirements, or finances are constraining factors.

The University is committed to providing quality distance education programs responsive to the needs of society, now and into the future. Valuing the rich variety of cultures, races, ages, religions and ethnic backgrounds in the world today, the University seeks students from all regions of the United States, and English-speaking students from around the world.

It is an objective of the University to utilize advancing technologies in the delivery of its educational services.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Online Full time Part time September 2016 USA Denver

The online Master of Education (M.Ed.) Program emphasizes coursework in leadership, management and instruction in a variety of educational and public service settings. [+]

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

The online Master of Education (M.Ed.) Program emphasizes coursework in leadership, management and instruction in a variety of educational and public service settings. The M.Ed. Program is of particular interest to individuals with public or private school teaching experience who desire to improve their classroom instructional skills, increase their knowledge of educational administration and advance on their district’s compensation schedules.

Additionally, the Master of Education Program features a focused elective track designed specifically for Montessori educators.

The objectives of the Program are:

To offer a program of coursework and practical exercises in leadership, management and instruction that will enhance the professional and personal lives of its students. To improve general educational skills allowing students to advance on school district compensation schedules. To prepare professional educators to serve the needs of both public and private institutions from the elementary to postsecondary level in their community and beyond. To employ faculty who are accomplished in their respective fields from both an academic and practical perspective. ... [-]

MSc

Master of Science in Information Technology - Asset Management

Online Full time Part time September 2016 USA Denver

The online MSITAM program is designed for the information technology (IT) management professional seeking the latest concepts, principles, skills and strategies needed for informed decision making and effective leadership in the IT arena. [+]

Master of Science in Information Technology - Asset ManagementThe online MSITAM program is designed for the information technology (IT) management professional seeking the latest concepts, principles, skills and strategies needed for informed decision making and effective leadership in the IT arena. The program’s Asset Management concentration defines the duties and responsibilities necessary to be an IT Asset Manager and the resources and commitment necessary to implement a fully functional IT Asset Management Program.Taft University's MSITAM program will prepare students to be key contributors in defining the strategies for aligning information technology with the organizational business drivers that promote ROI, reduce risk, and increase productivity. The skills learned will expose students to the capabilities necessary to advance their careers into management positions in areas both within and outside of IT.The objectives of the Program are:... [-]


Master of Science in Taxation (MST)

Online Full time Part time September 2016 USA Denver

The Master of Science in Taxation (M.S.T.) program is an independent study graduate degree program specifically designed for certified public accountants and other tax professionals. [+]

Master of Science in Taxation (MST)The Master of Science in Taxation (M.S.T.) program is an independent study graduate degree program specifically designed for certified public accountants and other tax professionals. The Program presents current and focused information necessary to perform tax planning activities and work and advance in tax related career areas. Using many of the same reference materials found in the offices of tax professionals, the MST program provides the conceptual understanding and technical competence advantageous for advancement in the tax consulting profession, corporate finance departments, and government tax agencies. Consistent with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs, the University recommends fifteen CPE credits (hours) be awarded for each semester unit completed. Generally a grade report reflecting the completion of the course is sufficient documentation. If requested by an accountancy board an official transcript will be provided at no cost. CPE credits are earned at the time a course is completed. While we are unaware of any Taft University student being denied CPE credit for courses in this Program, state boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.With respect to continuing education credit for IRS Enrolled Agents and Other Tax Return Preparers, courses within the Program also meet the standards of Treasury Department Circular 230.The objectives of the Program are:... [-]