PhD Program | Freeman School of Business | Tulane Business School
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Experience Freeman Learning

  • The Freeman PhD program is focused on preparing students to compile and publish cutting-edge research, as well as to teach in the areas of corporate finance, investments and financial accounting.
  • Our students focus on advanced topics in mathematical economics, price theory, econometrics, corporate finance and accounting, with specialized concentrations in Finance and Financial Accounting.
  • Students take Finance/Financial Accounting workshops and seminars, which provide a tight-knit community of thinkers and personalized faculty support. Students can also attend seminars in the economics department.
  • Students receive the financial and intellectual support necessary to develop excellent academic and scholarly careers, including comprehensive one-on-one faculty counsel for students who are developing papers.

Earn Career Capital

Upon graduating from our PhD program, you’ll have a prestigious Tulane degree proven to be desirable on the job market, premier teaching experience that will demonstrate your efficacy to employers and independent research opportunities that will help you set your intellectual agenda for life.

Career Capital
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Global Is Our Local

As a Freeman student, you’ll live in, study in, and love New Orleans. New Orleans is home to one of the largest ports in the world, booming businesses in sectors as diverse as energy, tourism, and aerospace, as well as attractive tax incentives. It’s no wonder that New Orleans leads the nation in business creation, and is quickly becoming the hottest spot for entrepreneurs in the region. What’s more, Tulane attracts students from all over the world, so that our world-class reputation has translated into a global business network.

Events & Important Dates

Typically held one Wednesday per month, each online webinar lasts about 30 minutes and covers program...

Freeman students: attending a study abroad info session is your first step to seeing the world...

News

The Hill: Don’t rob ‘Opportunity Zones’ of their full potential

Rob Lalka co-authored an op-ed in The Hill in which he argues for changing the gross income provision of Opportunity...

Professor of Accounting Jasmijn Bol, left, and Assistant Professor of Accounting Serena Loftus are among the eight Tulane University faculty members to receive research and career-development grants through the Lepage Center Faculty Fellows programs.

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has...

Deborah Elam, former chief diversity officer at General Electric Co., is one of 12 distinguished business executives who mentor student entrepreneurs as part of the Lepage Center’s new Innovators-in-Residence program.

The Lepage Center has launched a new program that connects student...

Join an Influential Network

Life and learning at Tulane extends well beyond the classroom. Living in New Orleans creates unique opportunities that enrich professional and personal growth.

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