About the Program

Founded in 1925, the University of Miami has long held an international reputation for its innovative approaches to graduate education. The School of Business Administration offers qualified applicants the opportunity to participate in a unique, cross-disciplinary program of doctoral studies in business and economics.

The program allows students to pursue either a PhD in Business or a PhD in Economics. Those pursuing a PhD in Business choose a concentration in accounting, finance, management science, marketing, operations management, organizational behavior or strategy/international business. Both degree programs are designed to equip students with the skills needed to undertake original knowledge creation in these areas, leading to academic placement in the world’s top research universities.

The PhD programs combine interdisciplinary research with one-on-one mentoring from faculty experts within your field of study. Our internationally recognized faculty establish an environment conducive to our goal of developing outstanding scholars for careers in research and teaching at leading academic institutions throughout the world.

If you're ready to embark on a challenging, focused, and meaningful learning experience, we invite you to explore the opportunities our doctoral programs provide.

The School of Business Offers Two PhD Programs

PhD in Business

• Interdiscplinary

• 7 concentrations available

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about the PhD in Business.

PhD in Economics

• Broad coverage of the discipline

• 4 areas of specialization available

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about the PhD in Economics.

What Makes Our Programs Unique

Learning and Teachings

Life as a UM School of Business PhD Student

Carina Cuculiza shares what life as a University of Miami School of Business PhD student is like. It means regular one-on-one interactions with supportive faculty and the opportunity to do research, assist with teaching students and more.

Life in Miami and South Florida

Admissions and Prerequisites

The Doctoral Admissions Committee welcomes applications from students with a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees. A master's degree is not required for admission to the PhD program. Required prerequisite courses must be completed prior to admission or in the summer prior to commencing doctoral studies. Required “Core” Courses can be waived by consent of the appropriate department.

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Contact Us

For more information on University of Miami School of Business doctoral programs, please contact us:

Tel: 305-284-2711
Email:  SBA-PHD@miami.edu
Fax: 305-284-5905

Mail:
University of Miami
School of Business Administration
PhD Programs
5250 University Drive
221 Jenkins Building
Coral Gables, FL 33124-6524
USA

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