The Accounting PhD program provides students the opportunity to work in collaborative relationships with faculty and gain the skills necessary to conduct research that contributes to knowledge in corporate disclosure, international accounting standards, corporate governance, information intermediaries (e.g., financial analysts), market microstructure and executive compensation. The accounting group specializes in empirical financial research, which relies heavily on econometric methods.
Additional information about our Accounting faculty can be found here.
General details about the curriculum, requirements, and structure of the program can be found here. Please be aware this document is not an exhaustive list of the requirements for the Program.