CHUNG YUAN CHRISTIAN UNVERSITY
PhD program in Business
Starting August 1, 2001, the PhD Program of Management will change its name to PhD Program in Business.Initially, the University’s competencies are under the School of Engineering. Complementing this expertise, the School of Business is improving its curriculum to become academically competitive in academic business.
The school is also starting to internationalize its programs to gain more capabilities and competitiveness from its students. The program also aims to broaden the social influence of CYCU through the emphasis on holistic education and professional ethics, in order to contribute to the long term economic needs of the country.
The mission of the College of Business’ PhD Program is to provide a higher learning environment that will cultivate business educators and practitioners to improve professional practice and research potentials.
Orientation and Development Direction
The Educational Mission of the Ph.D. Program is to cultivate our students with outstanding experience in teaching, quality research and high-level managerial capability in the business field.
It is based on the premise that there are substantial benefits to major/minor structure in developing analytic and research skills. The structure will provide students with conceptual tools from which they can generate their research undertakings. Individually tailored, the program includes a series of challenging courses, research opportunities, and a preparatory stage before defending their thesis on an original topic. At present, this program offers four (4) key specializations:
1. International Economics and Trade, and
2. Finance and Accounting
4. Information Management
The courses of the Ph.D. program listed in the following table can be used to understand the overall curriculum schedule and total credit hours requirement for graduation.