South University

709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, GA 31406

Program Details

Whether you want to lead college business classes or executive board meetings, the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) online degree program at South University can help you prepare for your next career move. Utilizing real-world experiences, our dedicated, qualified faculty will teach you specialized business knowledge, research skills, and techniques for communicating about complex concepts.

In this online DBA program, you’ll study current business research, analyze and practice research methods, and develop your own methodologies for teaching business concepts. As an online DBA student, you’ll gain valuable experience by participating in two in-person residencies and teaching an online course under the mentorship of a South University faculty member.

Focusing on teaching, scholarship, and service, the online DBA program not only mirrors the performance criteria for faculty in higher education, but also ultimately prepares you to make important contributions within the academic and professional business communities.

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      100% Online
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      Per Quarter Credit
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    Completion of a master’s degree or an MBA degree from an acceptable accredited institution. A cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) on graduate coursework, minimum score on a South University preapproved English language proficiency test is required for all applicants whose “first” language is not English, completion of an application for admission, submission (within 10 weeks of class start date) of official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended, personal phone interview with  a representative from the College of Business graduate faculty as designated by the Dean of the College of Business, a 1,000-word Statement of Purpose Essay that presents the candidate’s  academic and professional goals, career résumé or curriculum vitae, three current academic/professional letters of recommendation.

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    Not all online programs at South University are available to residents of all states including those who live in OR, NM, MA, DC, AL and TN.

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