PhD – Business Management (ACBSP-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

With a program that sets you up for dissertation success, Capella offers this online PhD in Business Management. As an ACBSP-accredited program, you’ll benefit from a dedicated faculty, a unique program structure and specialized online resources that will give you momentum in the dissertation process. In this focus, you’ll concentrate on business theory, research and practice that will contribute to you as an academic and business leader. There are on-campus requirements associated with this online PhD, that usually integrates the following classes:

  • Business Principles and Practices
  • Ethics and Leadership in Global Environments
  • Strategic Management and Practice

% 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

  • Students will attend three four-day residencies.

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.