Message from the Dean
A Columbia Business School PhD is an invaluable tool for those uniquely suited to a professional research career. Pursuing cutting-edge research in one of the most dynamic cities in the world, with all of the assets that Columbia Business School and the larger Columbia University have to offer, will give you a truly unrivaled academic experience. Our program’s rigorous curriculum provides ample training for an academic career and gives students the opportunity to make an indelible mark on the research activity of the School.
Choose from a doctoral education in one of our five field offerings: Accounting; Decision, Risk, and Operations; Finance and Economics; Management; and Marketing. I encourage you to take advantage of the resources you will find here to learn more about the program features and requirements and the dynamic learning environment you can expect to enjoy as a student at Columbia Business School. Our program staff is always available to assist you with any questions you may have about the program.
Thank you for your interest in Columbia Business School’s PhD program. I hope that you will join us.
Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics