- September 12: Fall application begins
- December 15: Early application deadline
- February 1: Final application deadline*
Note, final deadline subject to change based on application rate. If a high volume of applications are received, enrollment will end early.
Prospective applicants should complete and submit an electronic application by our program deadline.
Please visit our application process page for a comprehensive description of procedures and requirements.
We are happy to answer any questions you might have regarding our Ph.D. program
James Benjamin Department of Accounting
Phone: (979) 845-2375
Fax: (979) 845-0028
Current Student Profiles
Get to know our current class of candidates.
Our doctoral program combines rigorous, thought-provoking coursework with independent and guided research opportunities.
The Ph.D. in Business Administration – Accounting Handbook provides an in-depth program overview and outlines requirements
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, if not before.
Our intention is to help launch Ph.D. students into successful, rewarding careers. We regularly place our students in tenure-track positions at top universities.
Developing a Research Portfolio
Over the course of the program, candidates will aim to develop an extensive repertoire of research, coursework, and publications. We offer a number of resources to aid students in their work such as the workshop program.
Learn From the Best
Our faculty are distinguished scholars and instructors, extensively published and nationally recognized for their accomplishments. Many hold leadership positions in professional organizations and serve on editorial boards.
Finance Your Studies
Financial Assistance is available in the form of scholarships and financial aid to prospective students on a competitive basis.
In addition, there are a limited number of research assistantships and fellowships available to highly qualified students.