Texas Tech University

Hospitality and Retail Management

Doctor of Philosophy in Hospitality Administration

The Doctor of Philosophy in Hospitality Administration degree requires a minimum of 39 hours in hospitality, 21 of which must be completed as a hospitality administration doctoral student at Texas Tech. Additional requirements include 9 credit hours of education courses, 21 credit hours of research and statistics courses, 3 credit hours of seminar, and 12 dissertation credit hours. A GRE or GMAT score is required. Leveling coursework may also be required.

Doctoral Program Faculty Contacts

Mailing Address:
Texas Tech University
HRM Dept. Box 41240 Lubbock, TX 79409-1240, USA

Admission to the Graduate Program

The Texas Tech Graduate School admission deadlines for international students:

Fall Admission: January 15
Spring Admission: June 15

The admission deadlines for domestic students:

Fall Admission: April 15
Spring Admission: November 15


How to Apply

The Graduate School online application system is designed to help you easily navigate through the application process and ensure you complete your application in a timely manner. 

ALL documents must be submitted through the online portal.

How to Apply



Hospitality and Retail Management