Each year the Kellogg School of Management offers doctoral courses that are taught by faculty who are acknowledged experts in their fields. These courses provide natural opportunities for discussion and the exchange of ideas.
PhD courses at Kellogg are organized into six core areas of study plus interdisciplinary seminars:
Graduate Curriculum Resources:
- Specific course information is available within Kellogg's Course Catalog and Schedules.
- Interested Northwestern students should register through CAESAR, Northwestern's online registration system.
- Kellogg doctoral students also take classes within the Departments of Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics, and more. Course listings for these areas are available through CAESAR and the departmental websites.
- Permission numbers are not required to enroll in Kellogg PhD classes through CAESAR.
Please note: The PhD curriculum recently underwent a reorganization. In many cases new course numbers and titles were created.
Questions? Please contact the PhD Program Office
PhD Courses 2016-2017
**Please note the special start date for Northwestern-Kellogg PhD classes in Winter Quarter 2017. Monday PhD classes will start on Tuesday, January 3. The first session of Tuesday PhD classes will be held during the second week of classes, on Tuesday, January 10.**