Program Structure

Year 1

Fall Spring Summer
Coursework MGT Core Seminars*
Supporting Seminars**
Statistics & Research Methods***
Research Socialization Research Project(s) **** Goal: Submit for Publication
Professional Development MGT Colloquia, Brown Bags, Job Talks, Dissertation Defenses, etc.

Year 2

Fall Spring Summer
Coursework MGT Core Seminars*
Supporting Seminars**
Statistics & Research Methods***
Program Requirements Comp Exam
Working Paper
Research Socialization Research Project(s) **** Goal: Submit for Publication
Attend Meeting
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Professional Development MGT Colloquia, Brown Bags, Job Talks, Dissertation Defenses, etc.

Year 3

Fall Spring Summer
Coursework Supporting Seminars**
Statistics & Research Methods***
Program Requirements Dissertation Proposal
Working Paper
Research Socialization Research Project(s) **** Goal: Submit for Publication
Attend Meeting
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Present at Meeting****
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Professional Development MGT Colloquia, Brown Bags, Job Talks, Dissertation Defenses, etc.

Year 4

Fall Spring Summer
Program Requirements Dissertation Proposal Dissertation Work & Final Defense
Research Socialization Research Project(s) **** Goal: Submit for Publication
Present at Meeting****
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Present at Meeting****
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Professional Development MGT Colloquia, Brown Bags, Job Talks, Dissertation Defenses, etc.
Mock Job Talk
Job Interviews

Year 5

Fall Spring
Program Requirements Dissertation Work & Final Defense
Research Socialization Research Project(s) **** Goal: Submit for Publication
Present at Meeting****
(AoM, SMS, SIOP, SMA)
Professional Development MGT Colloquia, Brown Bags, Job Talks, Dissertation Defenses, etc.
Mock Job Talk
Job Interviews
MGT Core Seminars:
Org Theory Strategy 1
OB 1 Strategy 2
OB 2 HR
OB 2 and Strategy 2 are major specific, others required
Supporting Seminars:
Network Theory Sociology
Econ. of Organization Psychology
Econ. of Strategy Other
Some required, some optional depending on major, Committee advice, etc.
Statistics & Research Methods:
Stats 1 Research Meth. 1
Stats 2 Research Meth. 2
Stats 3 Qualitative Methods
Advanced Stats (HLM, SEM, event history)
Some required, some optional depending on major, Committee advice, etc.
Research:
Formal & informal projects
Faculty & student lead projects
Process-driven learning experience & publication-driven experience
Fifth Year:
Continued work on dissertation, research projects
May increase competitiveness marketability of students
Optional, but encouraged
Funding is competitive