Become a professor.
Thousands of journeys will begin with yours.
You have a head for business and a passion for learning. And as much
as you’ve accomplished, you’re still searching for more. If you are of
African American, Hispanic American, or Native American descent, The
PhD Project can guide you towards your new future—mentoring a
The PhD Project provides access to key information and resources about
doctoral studies in business, as well as a network comprised of current
doctoral students, faculty and doctoral program directors… the very
people who once walked in your shoes.
Perhaps the single greatest support provided by The PhD Project can be
found at our annual conference in Chicago. Held every November, you’ll
network with peers and advisors. You’ll learn valuable information that
will influence your academic and professional decisions such as:
• Most universities do NOT charge tuition and DO provide stipends for
• You do NOT need an MBA to enter a doctoral program.
• Academic salaries are VERY attractive.
• Experience and maturity gained in the corporate world are highly valued.
We invite you to share in this "life-altering" experience by visiting our
website, and imagining what it must feel like to devote your life, and
your career to changing the face of corporate America.
Visit www.phdproject.org for more information.
Myth #4 – The Value of Corporate Experience
Experience and maturity gained in the corporate world are HIGHLY
valued. Many of the Ph.D.’s who have come through The PhD Project,
have done so after spending a significant period of time in another
career. Doctoral students come in all ages — from recent college
graduates to mid-career professionals.
For more information, visit our website at: www.phdproject.org