DBA – Leadership (ACBSP-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Become an educator, private consultant, business mentor or C-level executive, with this online DBA in Leadership from Capella. You’ll hone in on maximizing your own leadership style, as you expand your expertise, acquire advanced management skills and learn new techniques to apply in nearly any industry. A hands-on approach is taken in this program that centers upon motivating others and implementing strategic and proactive measures to address contemporary business challenges. Capella’s online DBA culminates in a capstone research project and utilizes the GuidedPath pace. This means 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:

  • Leadership Theory and Practice in a Global Environment
  • Leadership as Personal Practice
  • Leading the Organizational System
  • Leading Dynamic Systems with Multi-Dimensional Thinking

% Online

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

Applicaton Requirements

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

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.