The PhD degree in the Tull School of Accounting is designed to prepare students to conduct scholarly research in accounting and to eventually take positions at research universities.
Degree Type: Doctoral
Degree Program Code: PHD_BUAD
Degree Program Summary:
The mission of the J. M. Tull School of Accounting is to pursue excellence in accounting education. As a professional school in a major public research university, we are committed to teaching, research, and service that advances the accounting discipline and prepares future leaders for business and academia.
The Ph.D. degree in the Tull School of Accounting is designed to prepare students to conduct scholarly research in accounting and to eventually take positions at other research universities. The program is individually planned with each student by his/her major professor and advisory committee. The student and the committee evaluate previous work and designate sufficient coursework to provide the necessary proficiency to do research and teach in the chosen field of specialization.
Athens (Main Campus)
College / School:
Terry College of Business
600 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30605
J. M. Tull School of Accounting