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3 PhD Programs in Executive Programs

A PhD is a doctoral program, but does not necessarily indicate that the recipient is a medical doctor. PhDs are awarded in every field of study, from anatomy to accounting. Most require students to have completed a bachelor’s and master’s degree before applying. A PhD is the most advanced degree offered by a university. Most programs include high-level specialty courses as well as a re… Read more

A PhD is a doctoral program, but does not necessarily indicate that the recipient is a medical doctor. PhDs are awarded in every field of study, from anatomy to accounting. Most require students to have completed a bachelor’s and master’s degree before applying. A PhD is the most advanced degree offered by a university. Most programs include high-level specialty courses as well as a research and dissertation requirement.

What is a PhD in Executive Programs? This program may also be called an executive PhD, and is an advanced course of study for business professionals who aspire to apply state-of-the-art knowledge and sophisticated research skills to the corporate world. Classes may introduce students to theoretical and practical aspects of commerce and organizational behavior. Students may be encouraged to conduct thought experiments to apply knowledge to complex hypothetical situations. Many programs are interdisciplinary and reflect a global perspective.

Many students choose to pursue an executive PhD because it can provide an intellectual challenge as well as an opportunity to network with other high-level business professionals. Participants may gain valuable financial, management and communication skills.

The cost of a PhD in Executive Programs will vary depending on the institution and program chosen. Many traditional and online universities offer programs with schedules designed to appeal to working executives.

Some graduates of a doctoral program will remain in academia as full-time professors. However, graduates may also go on to work for public and private corporations as well as nonprofit organizations. Some will become top executives in large, multinational corporations. Others will become researchers, business analysts, economic consultants or program directors for public institutions or private organizations. They may also work for government organizations as policy analysts or political advisors. 

Ambitious business professionals who are dedicated to lifelong learning and searching for a new challenge and new career opportunities may be interested in a PhD in Executive Programs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Antwerp Management School
Antwerp, Belgium

The Antwerp Management School’s Executive PhD program is a high-level support program for executives and C-level managers with a strong ambition to bring state-of-the-art know ... +

The Antwerp Management School’s Executive PhD program is a high-level support program for executives and C-level managers with a strong ambition to bring state-of-the-art knowledge and excellent research skills into the workplace and into society. -
PhD
Part-time
4 years
English
06 Oct 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Selinus University of Science and Literature
London, United Kingdom +1 More

Students who undertake this PhD programme will need to explore the main theories and practices in business and leadership. Provide a broad perspective on companies and their t ... +

Students who undertake this PhD programme will need to explore the main theories and practices in business and leadership. Provide a broad perspective on companies and their transformations through case studies, insights and reports from managers and executives of leading companies. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English, Italian
Online
 
University of Charleston
Charleston, USA

This program is for those seeking to maximize their executive value to organizations, communities, and institutions. The goal of the DEL program is to educate the next generat ... +

This program is for those seeking to maximize their executive value to organizations, communities, and institutions. The goal of the DEL program is to educate the next generation of senior-level leaders as scholars and practitioners who can integrate theory and practice into the discipline of leadership. This rigorous program develops the skills needed in aspiring mid-and senior-level leaders who can then integrate theory with practice and extend the knowledge to a wide variety of industries or sectors. The DEL program is designed to train individuals in the effective use of business principles and leadership skills while providing skill development and understanding of a wide range of areas. -
PhD
English
Sep 2021
 

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