The goal of the doctoral (Ph.D.) program in Accounting at the Eller College of Management is to provide students with world-class training in research and teaching and prepare them for faculty positions at major research universities.
The doctoral program in Accounting at The University of Arizona offers:
Only a small number of Ph.D. students are admitted each year, enabling students to work closely with faculty members and acquire a solid foundation in theory formulation, research design, and methodological skills. The UA Accounting department admits highly qualified and motivated students interested in pursuing independent research projects. View our student testimonial on our website.
The Eller College of Management at The University of Arizona is internationally recognized for pioneering research, innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, and excellence in entrepreneurship. The College is AACSB accredited and leads the nation’s business schools in generating grant funds for research and supports more than 4,500 undergraduate and 600 graduate students on the UA campus in beautiful Tucson, Arizona.
The University of Arizona is located in the heart of Tucson, Arizona, a metropolitan area of more than one million people. Surrounded by mountains and the exotic Sonoran desert, this area enjoys 350 days of sunshine per year. The UA is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), a group of 62 leading U.S. universities distinguished by the breadth and quality of their programs in research and graduate education. The UA has 20 colleges and over 160 degrees from top-ranked programs in physical and life sciences, business and management, and social sciences.
Applicants to the Doctoral Program in Accounting must meet the following minimum requirements:
Applicants should possess a strong quantitative aptitude as evidenced by successful coursework in calculus.
Minimum GMAT: 620 (GMAT must have been taken within the last five years)
Minimum TOEFL: 100 (CBT 250, PBT 600)