The Kent State University doctoral program in Management and Information Systems
(M&IS) seeks professionals and students as thought leaders. If you enjoy intellectual
and rigorous pursuit of relevant research ideas and seek an academic or research
career, consider Kent State M&IS program with its four doctoral concentrations:
With competitive admissions, the M&IS program offers focused mentoring for every PhD student and a competitive assistantship package.
Our graduates serve academia and the industry as respected scholars and superlative teachers.
The mission of the PhD program is to prepare students to conduct high quality, scholarly research and teach effectively in the field of business
A PhD from M&IS @ Kent State prepares qualified candidates for positions of professional responsibility in research, teaching and administrative careers in government and private organizations. The program offers a solid balance of preparing students for teaching and conducting publishable research.