Students will be well trained in developing research ideas, conceptualization and theoretical development, research design, and statistical analyses through coursework and working with highly qualified faculty members.
These experiences will equip you with knowledge, skill sets, and the confidence necessary to become an academic leader in the fields of retail, hospitality, or tourism management. Like many of our graduates, you can expect to secure a position at a quality university or research organization and become successful in research and scholarship.
Our Ph.D. program incorporates a consumer perspective into the changing world of retailing, hospitality, and tourism industries. Our program has historically been recognized as a top Ph.D. program as evidenced by many of our successful graduates in major universities. We are proud of having renowned faculty, providing rigorous academic training to prepare students to become leaders in academic and executive research fields.
The program offers advanced doctoral courses and exceptional experiences for students to achieve teaching excellence and gain an in-depth knowledge of key theories, source relevant literature information, employ appropriate research methods, and apply them when conducting research. The Retail, Hospitality, and Tourism Management program is offered by the University of Tennessee Knoxville.
- Theories in Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Management
- Literature and Thought in Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Management
- Strategic Managerial Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Management Decision
- Consumer Behavior
- Statistics for Research
- Statistical Methods for Business
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
DisciplinesRetail Management Hospitality Management Tourism & Leisure View 3 other PhDs in Tourism & Leisure in United States
- The completed online Graduate Application for Admission
- A non-refundable application fee
- One unofficial transcript from all colleges and universities attended submitted on-line at the time of application to the Graduate School
- The submission of official transcripts and degree certificates
- Departmental application
- Reference letters or rating forms
International31798 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31798 USD per year during 48 months.
National13380 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13380 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Knoxville
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