Doctor of Business Administration / Accounting
West Virginia University

Program Details

Complete a degree that bridges the gap between academia and the industry with the Doctor of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting online degree.  Designed for accounting professionals, this program is rooted in research, providing a foundation for producing high-quality original research.  Courses emphasize conducting research that is publishable in high-quality scholarly journals.  In addition to research methods and dissertation courses, the curriculum develops a critical understanding of accounting through exposure to accounting literature, research scholarships, and advanced theoretical constructs.  

Coursework is designed for working adults with an online format that allows students to continue their careers while pursuing their degree.  In addition to faculty guidance and mentorship, students have the opportunity to network with peers, sharing experiences and expertise.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Virginia University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Requires a minimum of 5 years work experience
  • Optional on-campus residencies available