Ph.D. Accounting

The accounting department is nationally recognized for excellence.  The Ph.D. in Business Administration – Accounting program is designed to produce scholars capable of publishing in the top journals from the moment they graduate. Our doctoral program combines rigorous, thought-provoking coursework with independent and guided research opportunities.

Academic Overview

Our curriculum is designed to allow our students to graduate in five years with a competitive research portfolio. During the coursework phase of our program, students will take courses in economic theory, econometrics, and statistics. In addition, our students will take research seminars that cover a wide range of topics in accounting research.

Degree Details

Duration: 5 years

Class Type: In-Person

Location: College Station

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Below is a list of application requirements and information for prerequisites for each applicant.

  • Completed Online Application in BusinessCAS
  • Completed Essay Questions
  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE scores
  • TOEFL or IELTS (International Candidates)

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We offer a number of resources to aid students in their work such as funding to present at conferences and a workshop program that brings leading scholars to campus.

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