Doctor of Business Administration / Leadership
Walden University

Program Details

Skilled leaders constantly update and improve their skillset to keep up with a changing workforce. Walden University’s DBA in Leadership allows business professionals to gain new perspectives related to globalization, technological advances, and rapid marketplace changes

Students will learn to lead and manage change effectively with this doctorate in Organizational Leadership online. Courses examine a range of current leadership principles and practices so students can determine which perspective is best applied to a given situation. Doctoral level writing, research, and critical thinking skills will benefit professional leaders in the workplace.

Course topics available within this major include:

  • Change management
  • Sustainability
  • Multicultural management


Students will be required to attend 8 days of required face-to-face residencies (two 4-day residencies).

  • Must have a master's degree or higher
  • Completed online application and transcripts
  • Materials you are required to submit may vary depending on the academic program to which you apply

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not available to residents of New York and Rhode Island.