Doctor of Business Administration / Social Impact Management
Walden University

Program Details

Examine key issues in corporate responsibility with a DBA concentrating on Social Impact Management. Walden University’s online Business Administration Degree allows business professionals to focus on not just profitability, but also the social impact of their organization. 

Students will learn how to achieve greater transparency while protecting proprietary information. Courses discuss social involvement in branding, environmental initiatives, and stakeholder relationships. Doctoral-level writing, research, and critical thinking skills will benefit management professionals interested in social responsibility. 

Topics of study include the following:

  • Change management
  • Sustainability
  • Law and compliance


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

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island