Training the next generation of top academic scholars
UNC Kenan-Flagler’s PhD Program is a rigorous, five-year program designed to train scholars to produce high-quality research as faculty members at top universities. We are small-sized purposely so that our key focus is close student-faculty collaboration and mentoring.
Reward your initiative and tenacity with a top-ranked doctoral program that prepares you for a successful, rewarding career in academia. Develop into a research expert in any of our six areas of study, each of which will position you with career options you never may have thought possible.