Doctor of Business Administration

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Program Description

Doctor of Business Administration

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

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Doctor of Business Administration


Units to complete: 24

Duration: 5 years part-time

Start dates: March




Entry requirements

• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

• A coursework masters degree or equivalent level from a recognised institution

• 5 years full-time equivalent work experience, including at least 2 years full-time equivalent work experience in a managerial position

• Submission of a satisfactory preliminary research proposal, as determined by the Higher Degrees Review and Admissions Committee

Note: admission is dependent upon the Faculty’s capacity to supervise the proposed dissertation. Prospective candidates should consult with the DBA Research Program Coordinator before preparing their preliminary dissertation proposals. Research concentrations within the Faculty of Business are updated periodically.


Program Focus

The focus of this program is to provide a high-level, vocationally oriented program that gives students who are already business professionals sufficient theoretical and empirical understanding to enable them to identify and resolve business challenges in both the private and public sectors.




Program Structure

1 specialisation from:

  • ACCOUNTING
  • BUSINESS LAW
  • e-BUSINESS
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
  • FINANCE
  • HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
  • INFORMATION SYSTEMS
  • INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LEADERSHIP
  • MARKETING
  • OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY
  • PERSONAL FINANCIAL PLANNING


PLUS 4 Research courseworks PLUS 16 Research dissertations.


Exit Points


Provided all requirements are met, students will be able to exit with:

4 units - Postgraduate Certificate in Business Research

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
Duration
Duration
5 years
Part time
Price
Price
15,840 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date Jan. 2017
Place
Australia Toowoomba, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
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Duration 5 years
Price 15,840 AUD
per year