Doctoral Programs

PhD applications for the academic year beginning in fall 2016 are now closed.

LeBow College of Business seeks applicants with exceptional ability and the motivation to succeed in a research-oriented program.

Admission to this full-time program is competitive and highly selective. PhD candidates must specify their proposed area of specialization, as their credentials will be compared to the credentials of other applicants to the same specialization area. There may be relatively few openings in a given area. All admitted PhD students have full-time status.

Applications closed January 15, 2016.

Please direct inquiries to lebowphd@drexel.edu.

Admission Standards

LeBow College of Business seeks applicants with exceptional ability and the motivation to excel in a research-oriented program.

Online Application

PhD applications for the fall 2016 academic year are now closed.

Assistantships and Financial Aid

All PhD applicants are automatically considered for a graduate assistantship.

College News

Seventeen lucky Drexel students recently traveled to Saluzzo, Italy, to present their findings and ideas at the conclusion of a LeBow consulting course that focused on helping a small, family-run olive oil company forge a path toward expanding into the international market.
A paper co-authored by two assistant professors within Drexel LeBow’s Management Department, H. Dennis Park, PhD, and Daniel Tzabbar, PhD, explores how the mutual dependence between venture capitalists (VCs) and new venture CEOs affects the innovation novelty of new ventures at different stages of the venture.