Doctoral Programs

The Strategic Management Concentration

Degree Requirements

The program is designed to take four years to complete and is comprised of coursework and the completion of a doctoral dissertation. Students in the Strategic Management program are expected to hold an M.B.A. or equivalent degree. Thus, in addition to the courses listed below, some students may need to take one or more M.B.A. course to round out their background in business administration.

First Year Courses

Fall Semester
Seminar in Strategic Management I
Statistical Inference I
Research Methods
Colloquium
Spring Semester
Seminar in Strategic Management II
Statistical Inference II
Seminar in Organizational Theory
Seminar in Qualitative Research
Colloquium

Second Year Courses

Fall Semester
Seminar in Strategic Management III
Advanced Statistics
Electives (2)
Colloquium
Spring Semester
Seminar in Strategic Management IV
Seminar in Applied Research Methods (first half)
Seminar in Organizational Behavior
Elective
Colloquium

Third Year Courses

Fall Semester
Seminar in Applied Research Methods (second half)