With a program that sets you up for dissertation success, Capella offers this online PhD in Project 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 leading projects within your organization to drive strategy and success. As a multidisciplinary program that integrates business theory and practices, this online PhD does require on-campus residencies. Coursework will likely involve:
- Advanced Concepts of Project Management Methodologies
- Projects as Complex Adaptive Systems
- Advanced Risk Management Systems and Research
- Dynamics of Program and Portfolio Management
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested
- This program requires 3 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.