The Finance PhD is designed to prepare students for a career of teaching and research or for a career as a financial researcher at a major corporation or research agency. The content of the program consists of a strong foundation in financial and economic theory, and advanced seminars in corporate finance, investments, research methodology, and other topics of interest to the field.
- Applicants should have six (6) hours of calculus. Students not having sufficient background in integral and differential calculus must meet this requirement in the first semester of enrollment.
- Demonstrate a mastery of MBA-level finance
Typical Course Sequence
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Finance PhDs have taken positions at various institutions, including St. Mary's University, the University of Memphis, and the University of Georgia.
Points of Pride
Faculty have received numerous teaching awards including the Josiah Meigs Award and multiple Teacher of the Year accolades.