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

Program Details

With a program grounded in dissertation success, Capella offers this online PhD in IT Management. You’ll benefit from a unique program structure taught by dedicated faculty, along with comprehensive online resources that will give you momentum throughout the dissertation process. In this IT Management specialization, which is ACBSP-accredited, you’ll learn the latest in systems innovation from global and diverse contexts. This is a multidisciplinary approach to a PhD that combines business theory, research and practice with technology leadership. A few on-campus residencies are usually required, as are these core courses:

  • 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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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

  • 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.