Doctor of Business Administration / Human Resources
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, offers a Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge of the business field. This degree is designed for professionals working in human resources, marketing, management or other business-oriented jobs.

The Human Resources specialization focuses on the relationships between the organization’s employees, its leadership and the organization in general. The Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources provides graduates with the knowledge to mediate and maintain relationships within the organization. Individuals in the program can expect to learn how to identify areas of improvement and how to handle legal issues and labor relations.

The specialized courses offered by Liberty University teach the skills necessary for a career in business administration. Students can choose from the following concentrations: Accounting, Human Resources, International Business, Leadership, Marketing or Project Management. The courses are taught based on biblical principles and a Christian worldview. Instead of completing a traditional dissertation, students are expected to implement a comprehensive final project to earn their doctorate degree.

The Doctor of Business Administration is completed online, with the exception of three, one-week intensives on campus.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

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

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of a 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 degree.