The Ph.D. program in Business Administration offers a wide variety of opportunities
for students interested in furthering their graduate education. The Doctor of Philosophy
degree in Business Administration is a basic requirement for individuals interested
in academic careers at many colleges and universities. In addition, advanced degrees
in business-related fields are sought after in several industries (including management
information systems, and information technology). Your interest in our program and
its potential for improving your training and career preparation is welcomed.
This Ph.D. program is designed to allow students to develop the research and teaching
skills necessary to become effective academic scholars in business administration.
Students with professional degrees in areas such as business, public administration,
law, or engineering will find the program to be a sound preparation for academic advancement.
The University of Memphis has the academic resources to provide the doctoral candidate
with a balanced education, including qualitative and quantitative skills required
of the modern educational professional. Fogelman College has an experienced research
and teaching faculty to head its doctoral program, including endowed research chairs
in each academic department who provide leadership for a doctoral candidate's educational
Thank you for considering the Fogelman College of Business & Economics at The University
Ph.D. Admissions & Retention Coordinator
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Location: Fogelman College Administration Bldg.
Phone: (901) 678-5250