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Carroll School of Management Graduate Programs

PhD in Accounting

Boston College is pleased to introduce the PhD program in Accounting starting in the Fall of 2017. The program will prepare you to become successful teachers and scholars at leading management schools. While earning your doctoral degree, you will develop expertise in fundamental accounting principles, as well as quantitative methods, economics, and finance.

Students will join a thriving research community at Boston College, where the accounting faculty is among the elite in the profession. You will collaborate with both peers and faculty mentors, and be encouraged to present your work at conferences, as well as submit articles for publication in top research journals. You will emerge from the program fully capable of contributing meaningfully to existing research, and pushing its frontiers.

Accounting faculty will take an active role in placing students in attractive academic positions. They will become your mentors, colleagues and friends, and be invaluable resources for the duration of your career.

We invite you to learn more about earning your PhD in Accounting from Boston College. Request information, schedule a visit to campus, or apply today. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions.