Complete the form below to request specific information regarding questions you have including course cost and course length.
The Doctor of Business Administration program with a specialization in Management at Northcentral University provides an opportunity for you to build on your strong business background and sharpen valuable leadership skills that you could utilize in future careers. Read on to find out more about this program.
The Doctor of Business Administration program with a specialization in Management at Northcentral University is designed to help you further develop your existing business knowledge and skills. You may be able to take classes that focus on polishing skills in leadership, organization and research. You will also have the opportunity to choose from a variety of electives in addition to your foundation and research courses, so as to better focus on areas in which you have particular talents or interest. You will also have to take a series of dissertation classes before you complete the course. You will be required to pass all your courses with at least a B average, and successfully complete a doctoral comprehensive exam before moving on to the final dissertation course sequence.
If you are interested in applying for this program, you should have keen organizational and leadership skills that you wish to improve. You should also have a knack for working with people and conducting yourself in a professional and authoritative way when the occasion calls for it. You are required to have a master's degree prior to applying to this program at Northcentral University.
To graduate from this program you will be required to complete 54 credit hours. Of those credit hours, 12 will be from foundational courses, 15 will be from specialization courses, 12 will be from research courses, 3 credit hours for the comprehensive exam, and a final 12 from dissertation courses.
Courses for a Doctor of Business Administration in Management
|Required Foundational Courses|
|BTM7101, BTM7101-8||Foundations for Doctoral Study In Business|
|MGT7019, MGT7019-8||Ethics in Business|
|SKS7000, SKS7000-8||Doctoral Comprehensive Strategic Knowledge Studies|
|BTM7104, BTM7104-8||Statistics I|
|Select 5 courses from the following:|
|MGT7000, MGT7000-8||Business Organization and Management|
|MGT7002, MGT7002-8||Marketing Management|
|MGT7006, MGT7006-8||Advanced Topics in Organizational Behavior|
|MGT7007, MGT7007-8||Strategic Management|
|MGT7009, MGT7009-8||International Business|
|MGT7012, MGT7012-8||Managerial Accounting for Decision Making|
|MGT7014, MGT7014-8||Business and Management Consulting|
|MGT7016, MGT7016-8||Managing Change|
|MGT7022, MGT7022-8||Organizational Development|
|MGT7023, MGT7023-8||Crisis Management|
|MGT7026, MGT7026-8||Effective Managerial Communications|
|MGT7027, MGT7027-8||Legal Implications in Management|
|MGT7029, MGT7029-8||Strategic Leadership|
|MGT7110, MGT7110-8||Leadership in Organizations|
|BTM7102, BTM7102-8||Business Research Methodology|
|BTM7103, BTM7103-8||Research Design|
|BTM7106, BTM7106-8||Quantitative (or Qualitative) Research Design|
|BTM7109, BTM7109-8||Planning Dissertation Research in Business|
|CMP9400B||Doctoral Comprehensive Examination - Business (DBA)|
|DIS9401B||Doctoral Dissertation Research I|
|DIS9402B||Doctoral Dissertation Research II|
|DIS9403B||Doctoral Dissertation Research III|
|DIS9404B||Doctoral Dissertation Research IV|
Upon completing this program, you could pursue a career path of your choosing. By using the skills developed in this program, you could be able to apply for jobs working directly with people in a leadership role, with a team or individually. You could be able to find work in a variety of environments and on a variety of levels.
Possible career paths include, but are not limited to: