Doctor of Business Administration / Management (Bridge to DBA)
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

If you have a master’s degree in a field other than business and want to transition into a new career field, consider the online Bridge Doctor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Management. Bridge courses serve as prerequisites for your doctoral studies.

Students in the bridge program complete introductory courses in areas including accounting, finance, statistics, and marketing. Courses immerse students in key areas of modern-day business theory and practice. Graduates will be prepared for high-level career opportunities in teaching, consulting, or C-level executive positions. 

This online business management degree covers topics in:

  • Consumerism and the global economy
  • Leveraging intellectual capital
  • Strategic management theory
  • Values-driven leadership
  • Sustainability

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • This bridge to the management doctoral program is designed for those who have an earned a master’s-level degree in a field other than business administration.


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