Doctoral Programs

Ph.D. in Business

Designed to prepare candidates for careers in research and teaching, our Ph.D. in Business program focuses on the interrelations between the different branches of knowledge. Ph.D. in Business students at Drexel LeBow specialize in one of the following five areas of study:

Complete your coursework during your first two years of study working with a faculty member as a teaching or research assistant to pave the way for your dissertation.

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A combination of coursework, research and teaching opportunities prepare our Ph.D. students for successful careers.

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Connect with our current Ph.D. in Business candidates.

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College News

February 6, 2014 Ph.D. marketing student Alex Cohen has taken his visual impairment, which has deteriorated to the point that he relies on special accommodations for work and home, and uses it to improve society. His disability currently fuels his research, and one can say it has become his life’s work.
November 26, 2013 Monique Bell, Ph.D., a 2013 alumna of the LeBow Ph.D. program, was recently honored by the Ph.D. Project, an organization that encourages underrepresented groups to pursue business doctoral degrees.
June 5, 2013 Drexel is home to a lot of winners and that is certainly the case with LeBow’s Ph.D. students. Scott Dust, who is graduating next week with a doctorate in management, was recognized with the Outstanding Promise Doctoral Award by the University. 
February 15, 2013 Jianhong Chen has been elected to serve as the chair of the New Doctoral Student Consortium (NDSC) at the 2013 Academy of Management Meeting. NDSC is the largest and one of the most prestigious professional development workshops at the Academy meeting.