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Doctoral (PhD) Programs in Decision Sciences

Programs that concentrate in decision sciences generally explore the history, influences, processes, and philosophies behind decision making. The field draws may inferences from management science and operations management. Students of this field will learn how to examine what goes in and what comes out of a decision from both a micro and macro perspective.


Academic Journals in Decision Sciences

Reviewing academic journals and textbooks can help you determine whether you are truly interested in researching and teaching decision sciences. Also, take note of the authors and schools that are producing the most relevant and popular articles. These may be faculty and schools you may consider attending. Here are several journals that contain decision science topics:

> Decision Sciences Journal
> Decisions Sciences Journal of Innovative Education

Additional Resources
> Decision Sciences Institute