Offered through Capella’s School of Business and Technology, Capella’s online PhD in General Business allows students to gain a deeper understanding of business theory, research and practice. Graduates of this program are eligible to work as business faculty, pursue leadership positions in business enterprises, conduct researches and work as business consultants.
The curriculum of Capella’s online PhD in General Business is based on recognized industry standards. Courses reflect key learning competencies as identified by both the academe and professional associations. The courses have been designed to hone a student’s strategic thinking capabilities and mould students to be leaders of today’s complex business environment. Graduates would be able to address business issues by balancing scholarly and practical business perspectives. Furthermore, graduates of Capella’s online PhD in General Business would have highly developed knowledge and skills in research design and application.
The full online PhD in General Business program is composed of 120 quarter credits. This is broken down into Core Courses, Elective courses from any graduate program and, upon completion of all required coursework, a Doctoral dissertation and examination. Course descriptions, prerequisites and course sequence can be viewed through the Capella University website. The program’s admission requirements can be viewed through the website as well.
Tuition does not usually cover the cost of books and other incidental expenses. A more accurate estimate can be requested from a Capella University representative. Financial aid options and eligibility requirements are available through the University’s Financial Aid office.