Doctorate in Transportation and Logistics (TL)

The Department of Transportation, Logistics and Finance offers a Ph.D. degree in Transportation and Logistics (TL). The degree is awarded through the College of Business in collaboration with the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute to provide high quality assistantships for students. The program takes an interdisciplinary approach to transportation and logistics and attracts students with backgrounds in transportation and logistics, as well as agribusiness, applied economics, civil engineering, construction management, emergency management, finance, geosciences, industrial/manufacturing engineering, and supply chain management.

Curriculum Information

Apply for Admission

To apply for admission, please visit the NDSU Graduate School website. Once on the Graduate School page, click the "Apply Online" link and follow the page instructions to apply.

Student Dissertation Summaries

Application of Data Mining Techniques in Transportation Safety Study
Zijian Zheng, Fall 2018

Building a Predictive Model on State of Good Repair by Machine Learning Algorithm on Public Transportation Rolling Stock
Dilip Mistry, Summer 2018

View more dissertation summaries