The Department of Accountancy offers on campus graduate programs leading to the degrees of Master of Accounting Science (M.A.S.), Master of Science in Accountancy (M.S.A.), and Doctor of Philosophy in Accountancy. The M.A.S., M.S.A. and Ph.D. degrees are offered on the Urbana-Champaign campus. We also offer the Master of Science in Taxation (M.S.T.) at the Illini Center in Chicago. The master's degree requirements can be completed in one year. The Ph.D. degree takes approximately four to five years of full-time study and research.