PhD Admissions

Start Shaping the Future of Business

Competition starts early in our PhD program. With only 10-15 students accepted from about 250 applications per year, it's this healthy level of competition that drives our students and forges them into graduates who excel. Offered through the Laney Graduate School, our program gives you the chance to pursue one of the following academic areas: Accounting, Finance, Information Systems & Operations Management, Marketing, or Organization & Management.
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  • Minority

  • Average GMAT

Graduate School Fairs via Handshake

This admissions season we will be participating in Graduate School Fairs at universities across the US via the online platform, "Handshake".

Account Registration

Our PhD Program Office will be present at the following events:

Date School Time
September 23 University of Virginia 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
September 30 San Diego State University 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PT
September 30 Cornell University 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
October 8 Brigham Young University 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM MT
October 14 University of Central Florida 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM EST
October 14 Atlanta University Center 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
October 15 University of New Mexico 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM PT
October 20 Michigan State University 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST
October 21 University of Florida 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
October 21 University of Arizona 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MST
October 22 College of Charleston 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ET
October 22 Emory University 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST
October 26 Kennesaw State University 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM EST
October 27 Georgia State University 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM EST
October 27 University of California - Berkeley 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM PT
October 29 University of California - Los Angeles 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM PT
November 5 Drexel University 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
November 5 Wake Forest / Davidson 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

Please check back frequently for updates.

Recruiting Partnerships and Events


Through DocNet, a global consortium representing over 100 business schools, a group of administrative representatives visit colleges and universities to share more information about our programs, student life, and admissions. All events are free and open to the public but require registration. This year's events will all be held virtually during the week of October 12-16th.

Information & Registration

PhD Project

The Goizueta Doctoral Program is a sponsoring institution of the PhD Project, an organization that encourages African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans and Native Americans to pursue PhDs in business. Beyond support during their doctoral studies, the PhD Project continues to support faculty throughout their career. Please visit the website for more information and to apply for the Annual Conference, which will be held virtually in 2020. The deadline to apply for the conference is September 30th and the application is available year-round on the PhD Project website.

Apply Today

Please apply early to allow us sufficient time to carefully evaluate your application.

Non-Discriminatory Policy

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action in admissions, educational programs and employment. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status.