DBA – Information Technology Management (ACBSP-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Become a leader within your company, or become an educator, private consultant, or business mentor in other organizations, with this online DBA in Information Technology Management from Capella. With this ACBSP-accredited program, you’ll grow your expertise, as you acquire advanced skills and leadership abilities to apply in any setting. The program centers on the implementation of IT policies and processes, alongside emerging global trends. Capella’s online DBA culminates in a research project where you’ll solve a real-world IT management issue. This degree uses the GuidedPath learning approach, where you’ll benefit from peer networking and close interaction with your faculty. There are on-campus residencies associated with this program that usually includes the following curriculum:

  • Information Technology Leaders as Partners in Organizational Strategic Planning
  • Leading Information Technology Strategic Planning in Complex and Global Environments
  • Guiding the Implementation of Information Technology Policies and Processes
  • Innovating Information Technology Life Cycle Management Processes in a Changing Environment

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Mostly 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)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Two residencies are required.

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.