Ph.D. in Business Administration

Overview

  • The UT Arlington College of Business has offered the Ph.D. in Business Administration degree for more than 20 years.
  • The college has graduated over 200 doctoral students.
  • The college offers high-quality, academically rigorous doctoral programs that prepare students to conduct relevant research on a wide variety of business issues.
  • All UT Arlington business programs, including the Ph.D. in Business Administration, are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB accreditation provides many benefits to the faculty and staff at its accredited schools by attracting higher quality students, providing greater research opportunities, and allowing for global recognition.
  • UT Arlington is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a "Doctoral/Research University—Highest Research Activity (R1)." College of Business faculty members are active researchers, and many are internationally recognized for their scholarly achievements.
  • The DFW area has a population of around 5 million and is home to many Fortune 500 company headquarters. This fertile business environment provides many opportunities to work closely with companies on important business problems and research topics.

Degrees


Accounting

Finance and Real Estate

Information Systems and Operations Management

Management

Management Sciences

Marketing

Major Field Coordinator

Accounting

Dr. Terry Skantz
Department of Accounting
Box 19468
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019-0468
Phone: 817-272-3065
Fax: 817-272-5793
Email: tskantz@uta.edu

Finance and Real Estate

Dr. Salil Sarkar
Department of Finance and Real Estate
P.O. Box 19449
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-3836
Fax: 817-272-5793
Email: sarkar@uta.edu

Information Systems and Operations Management

Dr. Jingguo Wang
Department of Information Systems and
Operations Management
P.O. Box 19437
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-3502
Fax: 817-272-5793
Email: jwang@uta.edu

Management

Dr. Myrtle Bell
Department of Management
P.O. Box 19467
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-3857
Fax: 817-272-3122
Email: mpbell@uta.edu

Management Science

Dr. Kay Yut Chen
Department of Information Systems and
Operations Management
P.O. Box 19437
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-3556
Fax: 817-272-5801
Email: kychen@uta.edu

Marketing

Dr. Ritesh Saini
Department of Marketing
P.O. Box 19469
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone: 817-272-0221
Fax: 817-272-2854
Email: saini@uta.edu

Major Field Seminars
– 12 Hours
Other Major Field Coursework
– 12 Hours
Research Field – 12 Hours
Dissertation Hours – 18 Hours
Contact Your Field Coordinator

Notice

The business field of study components changed effective Fall 2019. Please check with your advisor if you have questions about which catalog year is more appropriate for you.

Have questions?

Contact Us

Ashley Vincent
Graduate Recruiter
businessphdquestions@uta.edu
817-272-3004/3005

William Wright
Ph.D. Programs Coordinator
william.wright@uta.edu

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