PhD in Human Environmental Sciences with Emphasis in Personal Financial Planning

College of Human Environmental Sciences
239 Stanley Hall

The doctoral program is designed to develop skill in the evaluation and generation of research that advances the disciplines engaged in Personal Financial Planning, such as Personal Finance, Family Economics, Consumer Economics, Corporate Finance, Law, among others. This program prepares students for careers in university research and teaching, government, Extension, or public policy evaluation.

Application Deadlines

Fall deadline: February 1
Spring deadline: October 1

Admission Criteria

  • Minimum TOEFL scores (for ESL applicants only):
Internet-based test (iBT) Paper-based test (PBT)
80 550

We also accept IELTS scores

Item Score
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.5
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 in last 60 hours

Required Application Materials

To the Graduate School:

  • All required Graduate School documents
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • GRE or GMAT scores
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Official transcripts