The Doctorate in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Finance at Washington State University is a research-focused doctoral program designed to equip graduates for successful careers in finance academia. This 4-year PhD program provides students with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills through coursework on topics such as financial markets, corporate governance, risk management, and investment strategies. Students will have the opportunity to engage in supervised independent research projects, allowing them to contribute new insights and scholarship to the field of finance. The program also provides a comprehensive professional development curriculum that focuses on teaching practice and prepares students for academic placements at leading universities. With a strong network of alumni and partnerships with industry leaders, graduates of this program can look forward to excellent career prospects and the potential to make meaningful contributions within the field of finance.