Doctor of Business Administration

Doctor of Business Administration

Program Road Map

Credits : 64

Program Description - International Business Specialization

The online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program provides participants with the opportunity to build on their personal and professional competencies while balancing the demands of career and family. The program is designed to graduate scholar practitioners who will set the standard for best practices and contribute to the solution of critical international business and management problems through research, teaching, and consulting.

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) enables students to combine theory and research methods to define, implement and better evaluate the decision-making strategies necessary for organizational growth.

International Business Specialization

This specialization focuses on the essential elements required to understand and manage multinational and international business. Students interested in international business positions and/or teaching in post-secondary institutions of higher education at home and abroad benefit from this specialization.

Program Objective

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree program is designed to enhance the capabilities of experienced professionals to enable them to meet the dynamic needs of modern businesses and organizations in the national and international environment, and to produce graduates who can contribute to the expansion of knowledge and awareness of contemporary strategic issues and practices.

Plan of Study (64 credits)

Program Courses: 64 Credit Hours
Course Code Course Credits Pre-Req
BUS712 Strategic Management and Critical Thinking Skills 4
BUS713 Social Responsibility and Sustainability 4
BUS721 Qualitative Research 4
BUS722 Interdisciplinary, Intercultural and International Approach to Management 4 BUS713
BUS731 Quantitative Research I 4 BUS721
BUS733 Cross Cultural Management 4 BUS722
BUS741 Quantitative Research II 4 BUS731
BUS743 International Political and Legal Systems 4 BUS733
BUS752 Doctoral Seminar I 4 All Prior Courses
BUS753 Leadership in Global Multicultural Organizations 4 BUS743
BUS762 Doctoral Seminar II 4 BUS752
BUS763 Global Management Models 4 BUS753
BUS772 Doctoral Seminar III 4 BUS762
BUS773 Comparative Economic Systems 4 BUS763
BUS782 International Business Strategy 4 BUS773
BUS795 Continuing Dissertation Seminar IV 4 BUS772