Business

Program Category: PhD Programs

Chair: John B. Donaldson

Website: http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/doctoral-program

Please note: The degree for this program is conferred by GSAS, but program specifics, such as admissions, degree requirements, and financial aid, are administered by other schools of the university.

All applicants to this program must apply through the Graduate School of Business. Please click here for information about applying to this program.

Fields of Study

The overall program is a collection of related but tailored programs in each of the major fields of the school:

  • Accounting
  • Finance and Economics
  • Management
  • Decision, Risk, and Operations
  • Marketing

Joint Programs: 

Joint PhD Program in Operations Research

A program leading to the PhD degree in operations research is administered by the Interdepartmental Committee on Operations Research. Faculty and courses are drawn from the Decision, Risk, and Operations Division of the Business School, the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research of The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, and the Department of Statistics of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. The program of study emphasizes both theory and applications. Relevant courses offered in all three divisions listed above are included in a typical program.

Degree Programs: Full Time