Doctor of Business Administration / Strategic Management
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s Doctor in Business Administration – Strategic Management, 100% online program, is designed to prepare you to lead at the highest levels of business. Strategic management provides overall direction to an organization, specifying the organization's objectives, developing policies and procedures designed to achieve these objectives, and assigning resources to implement the plans.  

This program provides you with a foundation to explore:

  • Strategic allocation of financial resources.
  • Organizational design and structure.
  • Quality management and productivity.
  • Strategic thinking for decision making.

Potential Career Fields:

  • Senior Management
  • Job Analysis Specialist
  • Management Consultant

Requirements

  • Application and fee
  • Earned Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) or earned MS in Information Systems or earned MS in Management Information Systems
    • Additional requirements will be necessary for the accounting and information systems cognate.
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above is required for entrance into the program from any of the acceptable degrees
  • Submit a Statement of Purpose
  • 15 hours of course work may be transferred in (5 year age limit)/nontransferable courses- DBA 700, 785, 988, 989, 990
  • 12-hours from a Master of Business Administration or Master of Science in Accounting specialization may apply (if needed, the students can take these online): Accounting, Healthcare Management, Human Resource, Marketing, Project Management, Information Systems, International Business, or Leadership
  • TOEFL scores for students who speak English as a second language (score of 600 paper-based test; 250 computer-based test; 80 internet-based test)

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.