DBA – General Management (ACBSP-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Learn how visionary leaders use strategic and innovative methods to transform their organizations with the DBA in General Management from Capella University. The DBA program is available in Capella’s groundbreaking FlexPath learning format, allowing you to move at your own pace, as well as GuidedPath, which provides a structured learning format with an active peer community.

Coursework allows you to apply what you learn to developing future-oriented product strategies. Students learn how to incorporate supply chains into organizational planning as well as consider the effects of mergers, acquisitions, and competition on organizational success. Graduates will be skilled in leadership, research, strategy, technology, and ethics.

This versatile online business management degree can lead to positions in nearly any sector, including:

  • Finance and insurance
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services
  • Publishing, broadcasting, and telecommunications
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Educational services
  • Colleges and universities
  • Local, state, and federal government
  • Hospitals and medical providers

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP, www.acbsp.org) has accredited Capella University business programs and select specializations. For full accreditation statement and the list of accredited programs and specializations, go to www.capella.edu/university-accreditation.