College of Business Administration
UTEP’s Ph.D. in Business Administration program prepares new generations of college faculty from diverse backgrounds to meet critical teaching and research challenges projected in business and business education. The program offers research opportunities for specializations in accounting, finance, management, and marketing.
UTEP is accredited by AACSB, a designation held by less than 5% of business schools
95% job placement within three months of graduating since 2018
Full-tuition support available through competitive fellowships
After a successful 20-plus-year accounting career, Angelica Castro decided to challenge herself in UTEP’s Ph.D. in Business Administration program and pursue a career in academia or financial consulting. By combining her professional experience with research methodologies, Angelica engages in meaningful research with faculty advisors on U.S. and international financial reporting standards.
A Ph.D. in Business Administration opens doors for individuals interested in research careers or higher education teaching positions. UTEP graduates have gone on to teaching positions at New Mexico State University and Texas Woman's University.