PhD Degree in Business Management (Capella University)

Focused on business theory, research, and practice, this online PhD program in Business Management features a comprehensive core curriculum of business systems and leadership, financial management, accounting, economics, strategy and social responsibility. You’ll create practical solutions to real-world business problems by developing a theoretical and pragmatic perspective and evaluate technological trends and solutions to understand how technology informs, supports, and improves organizational decision making. You’ll also develop mastery of research concepts through specialized courses and intensive, in-person learning experiences that enhance your ability and confidence as a scholar or business professional.

With your PhD in Business Management from Capella, you’ll apply leadership theories and techniques in the field of business management using advanced communication, collaboration and critical-thinking skills. You’ll also synthesize interdisciplinary business knowledge and ethical concepts and models to advance the theory and practice of global business management.

Common jobs with an online PhD in Business Management include business consultant, chief executive officer, controller, dean or associate dean of a business program, full-time faculty, director, president or vice president. Potential workplaces include consulting firm, corporation, government, land-based or online college or university, non-governmental organization or public and private education.

Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credential or salary advancement. State regulations and professional credential standards vary. It is the learner’s responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for their states and professional associations. For more information on licensure, see the Licensure section on the School’s website. Enrollment restrictions and/or other restrictions may apply to certain programs. Contact Capella University for more information.

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