Business & Management PhD
and Doctoral Degree Programs
What are the advantages of obtaining a management PhD or doctoral degree in management? After all, a person can achieve success on a managerial level with just a master’s degree and a resume full of high-quality job experience. It may mean an advantage over others by having completed that last step of earning a doctorate degree. There is quite a lot of competition among professionals for jobs in the current economy.
As you weigh the options of completing a doctoral program with other obligations vying for your attention, it may make sense for you to complete a doctorate degree through an online program. This option makes it possible to complete a PhD at your own pace as you continue to fulfill other obligations at work and at home. Classes offered online can teach you about various management philosophies and practices, various risk factors associated with business, and also about the latest technology affecting business in the 21st century. As you further your education and complete your doctorate degree, it can aid in helping you stand out in your career.
At Capella University you can earn your degree from an accredited university that strives to deliver you the flexibility to fit education into your life. Capella University offers the following online PhD degree programs:
Doctor of Philosophy in Organization and Management - General
As you begin work on this PhD, you can select courses and electives from one or more specialized areas of management. Choices include courses on finance, marketing, human resources management, and information technology management. These courses can help you develop a foundation as you select an organizational and management area you want to focus for your research project. Upon completion of this program, you may be qualified to lead, consult, or teach in the field of management from an informed, strategic viewpoint.
Doctor of Philosophy in Organization and Management - Information Technology Management
Strong, updated skills and leadership practices are vital for a successful IT manager. Capella’s IT management program is designed to help train you to find innovative solutions to complex problems that arise in planning, development, and management within IT departments. Upon completion of this doctorate degree, you can be qualified to teach, lead or consult in the Information Technology Management field.
Doctor of Philosophy in Organization and Management - Leadership
You may learn what it takes to become a leader in today’s business world as you study and do research on theories and solutions for problems facing organizations in the 21st century. Upon completion of this doctorate degree, you can be prepared to teach, lead, or consult in the field of management from an informed strategic viewpoint in a complex and global business environment.
PhD programs require 1 week residencies per year, for three years. Online graduate courses are also available. Visit the site for a complete list of online PhD programs. Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
With over 30 years experience in offering distance learning to professional adults, Walden University has developed accredited doctoral programs that can fit your busy schedule. Walden University offers online PhD programs in applied management and decision sciences:
Walden’s specialized programs provide opportunities for doctorate degree candidates to learn about and do research on the latest management theories and practices used in today’s business environment. The following areas of specialization are available:
Information Systems Management
Leadership and Organizational Change
Residency-based education is a required part of all Ph.D. programs at Walden University, and several residency options are available. Walden University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
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