PhD Admissions

Applications are now closed for the Fall 2015 academic year

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.

Please check back in early September 2015 for the start of our Fall 2016 application cycle.

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

Please check back in early September 2015 for the start of our Fall 2016 application cycle.

Assistantships and Financial Aid

All Ph.D. applicants are automatically considered for a graduate assistantship.

College News

April 21, 2014 PhD economics candidate Tom Zylkin has won the Lindau Award awarded to outstanding young scholars in the field of economics.
January 14, 2014 LeBow Ph.D. student Thomas Zylkin recently returned from a Visiting Assistant in Research position at Yale University.
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.
November 20, 2013 Chris Laincz wonders if the Godzilla movies he loved to watch as a kid led to his fascination with all things Japanese.