Ph.D. On Campus


Louisiana State University

48 months
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
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Accounting from Louisiana State University is designed to be a year-round program of study for full-time students. Individuals can expect to spend two years working on coursework and two years or more completing a dissertation.  


Accounting from Louisiana State University is designed to produce scholars who will conduct top-tier, original research that makes a significant contribution to knowledge within the accounting discipline.  

Students at Accounting from Louisiana State University will:

  • demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the theoretical, conceptual, and research foundations of accounting. 
  • gain research skills. 
  • become researchers, teachers, and colleagues at the university level. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Research 
  • Accounting Theory
  • Math for Economists
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Statistical Inference
  • Econometric Methods 
  • Corporate Finance/Experimental Design
  • Applied Econometrics  
  • Econometric Methods III/EXST Experimental Design
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We will still consider applications after 31.12


55 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GMAT score of 600
  • A minimum GPA of 3.4 in the most recently completed 60 hours of work
  • Three Letters of Recommendation: Strong recommendations from individuals who have had the opportunity to observe the applicant's interest, ability, and commitment to a career of scholarship
  • Statement of Purpose and writing sample
  • We strongly encourage applicants to have at least an undergraduate or a graduate degree in accounting.
  • Transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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