Graduate degrees: M.A. in business administration; Ph.D. 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 Ph.D. 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.

Graduate Programs of Study


  • Master of Arts in Business Administration

The M.A. in business administration is a terminal degree; students are admitted into the Ph.D. in business administration degree program.