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PhD in Business

Students in the University of Miami’s PhD in Business program participate in cross-disciplinary business study and research. The world-class faculty of the Miami Herbert Business School provide them with one-on-one mentoring, preparing these outstanding PhD in Business candidates for careers in academic research and teaching. Students follow specialized programs of study under the guidance of faculty experts.

Miami Herbert Business School offers PhD in Business concentrations in these areas of study:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Management Science
  • Marketing
  • Management (subareas: Operations Management Organizational Behavior, Strategy/International Business)



PhD in Business Concentrations and Subareas

Curriculum and Prerequisites

The program requires year-round, full-time study in order to maximize interaction between faculty and students. Students are expected to interact and begin research projects with the faculty upon entering the program.

Required Prerequisite Courses

The following must be completed prior to admission or in the summer prior to commencing doctoral studies: one year of college calculus, one course in linear algebra and one introductory statistics course.


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University of Miami PhD in Business

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Applicants must have undergraduate or graduate degrees from accredited colleges or universities. Graduate degrees are not a requirement. The Doctoral Admissions Committee bases acceptance decisions upon an evaluation of all credentials presented by the applicant.

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

Tel: 305-284-2711
Fax: 305-284-5905

Miami Herbert Business School
PhD Programs
5250 University Drive
221 Jenkins Building
Coral Gables, FL 33124-6524

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