PhD in Management is the highest academic degree awarded in the study of management service.The degree is designed for those seeking academic research and teachings careers as faculty professors or managers in their organization. The coursework for the PhD in Management includes a rigorous set of intellectually stimulating and challenging scholarly methods, foundation and advanced courses and seminars.In addition, the program requires successful passage of a comprehensive examination and successful completion of the doctoral dissertation.

The PhDM requires graduate students to take 18 units of core subjects, 24 units of major courses, 6 units of cognates and 12 units for dissertation writing. A total of 60 units are required before a graduate student is allowed to take a comprehensive examination. It is only when one passes the comprehensive examination will a student be allowed to proceed to dissertation writing. A variety of learning experiences are incorporated into the curriculum, including the development of conceptual frameworks and theories, quantitative case and empirical studies, field projects, and in -depth research. Requirement for completion of a PhD degree is undertaking a research in dissertation which should be presented in proposal / final oral defense.Dissertation should be able to present significant contribution to their field of specialization.

Doctor of Philosophy in Management(PhDM) provides avenues for developing managers and administrators of people, funds and resources.They are also prepared to become leaders in their communities.They can manage the transformation of organization towards sustainable success. Graduates of PhDM degrees can engage in academic researches and pursue teaching careers as faculty or professors in advanced study of management and other management related courses.They are able to develop theories to enhance their contribution to management education and practice. Graduates of PhD is a requirement in Higher Education Institution(HEI) as Deans of Programs, Directors and Presidents of Colleges and Universities.

Doctor of Philosophy in Management(PhDM) provides avenues for developing managers and administrators of people, funds In the Philippines where educational qualification(EQ) ranks high in career movements, a doctoral degree is an important factor in one 's career path. A doctoral degree is a "passport" to promotion in high level positions in government.

The SJIT Graduate School has contributed to the country through its "knowledge products".Graduates from both the Doctoral and Master 's programs have been to higher positions and have shared their expertise.They are now advisers of colleagues pursuing graduate studies.They have become lecturers and resource persons during trainings conducted by their organization. The SJIT Graduate School is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools, Colleges and Universities - Accrediting Agency Inc. (ACSCU - AAI) and the TUV Rheinland(ISO 9001 - 2008 ).

Admission to the PhD program requires a bachelor's degree. High grades in one's field of study is important. Admission requirement includes taking an OLSAT Level G examination and interview with the Dean.

Most graduate students taking PhD come from government agencies.Scholarship grants are provided by the Local Government Units(LGU) as well as from National Government such as the Department of Education(DepEd).

The local government units are partners by providing scholarships to graduate students.