The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) with an Emphasis in Management, offered online by the College of Doctoral Studies, is an immersive educational experience combining strategic management theory with transformative business practice.
Gain in-depth expertise in the competitive needs of a global economy, perfect for those seeking to drive organizational change or advance careers within higher education. Learn to thrive in a dynamic global marketplace shaped by geo-political conflict, big data analytics, e-commerce, mobile technology and much more. Enhance your skills in financial management, planning, marketing, research and business decision-making in direct response to these and other constantly evolving factors. Broaden your perspective and sharpen your practice through our unique Integrated Case Study, your chance to create and grow a complex business enterprise and re-evaluate its components as part of your DBA courses.
The dissertation process is also integrated throughout your DBA program, a unique feature of doctoral studies at Grand Canyon University (GCU). Frequent feedback and mentoring from faculty are provided beginning with your very first course, helping you continuously polish your final dissertation to perfection.
Online discussions and onsite residencies provide opportunities for beneficial networking, exchange and mentorship as you enhance your research and writing. This includes two four-day residencies, conducted on-site with faculty and fellow learners.