Doctor - Business Administration: Management of Engineering & Technology

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The Doctor of Business Administration program in Management of Engineering and Technology at Northcentral University examines the relationship between technology and business practices with a focus on improving organizational productivity and outcomes. Continue reading to find out more about the Doctor of Business Administration program in Management of Engineering and Technology.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

Northcentral University's online Doctor of Business Administration program in Management of Engineering and Technology explores the challenges and considerations of achieving high levels of organizational productivity, including technological advancement and globalization. You'll have the opportunity to learn how to improve organizational processes, such as strategic planning, decision-making and evaluation using business technologies. Additional topics discussed include the applications of systems theory and decision theory, strategic technology management, and enterprise project management

What Are the Prerequisites?

You must have already earned a master's degree from an accredited institution before enrolling in the Doctor of Business Administration program in Management of Engineering and Technology. It may also be beneficial to have a professional background in business or information technology.

What Are the Course Requirements?

You must complete a minimum of 54 credits to earn the Doctor of Business Administration in Management of Engineering and Technology. Up to 12 additional credit hours will be allowed as needed to complete the dissertation research. In addition to 12 foundational credits, you must complete 15 specialization credits and 12 dissertation credits.

Courses for a Doctor of Business Administration in Management of Engineering and Technology

Course NumberCourse Title
Required Courses
BTM 7101 Doctoral Studies in Business
BTM 7300 Scholarly Literature Review
MGT 7019 Ethics in Business
BTM-7104 Statistics I
BTM 7303 Research Methods
BTM 7103 Research Design
BTM 7106
or
BTM-7108
Quantitative Research Design

Qualitative Research Design
BTM 7109 Planning Dissertation Research in Business
CMP 9600B DBA Portfolio
Specialization Courses
Select five courses from the following:
MET 7000 Fundamentals of Productivity
MET 7002Applications of Systems Theory
MET 7003Applications of Decision Theory
MET 7015The Impact and Process Optimization of Technology
MET 7020Strategic Technology Management
MET 7029Enterprise Project Management
Dissertation Courses
DIS 9901A Components of the Dissertation
DIS 9902A The Dissertation Proposal
DIS 9903A Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Data Collection
DIS 9904A The Dissertation Manuscript and Defense

What Could I Do After Graduation?

Career Opportunities

The Doctor of Business Administration program in Management of Engineering and Technology can help you prepare for teaching positions at institutions of higher education or for senior-level management opportunities within virtually any business or organization that utilizes business information technologies. As a graduate of the program, you could pursue positions such as:

  • Director of Information Technology
  • Business Analyst, IT
  • Postsecondary Associate Professor
  • Postsecondary Professor