Doctor of Philosophy

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Graduate degrees: MA in business administration; PhD in business administration


The Doctor of Philosophy program in business administration is an interdepartmental degree open to students in several Tippie College of Business departments. Basic requirements for the degree are detailed under Requirements in the PhD in business administration section of the catalog. For additional information, see graduate programs in the accounting, business analytics, finance, management and entrepreneurship, and marketing sections of the catalog.

The Tippie College of Business also offers a Doctor of Philosophy in economics; see economics in the catalog.