Whether you want to teach, consult, or lead, Capella’s flexible
online doctoral business programs provide skills and knowledge to move
your career forward as well as fit your schedule.
You pay a $5,000 flat-rate tuition maximum when taking six or more credits, or $953 per credit when taking up to five credits.*
*Cost of each residency is included in the $5,000 quarterly tuition maximum; travel, lodging, meals and other expenses are not included.
You’ll begin work on your dissertation during your first dissertation
research seminar—completing five of 16 dissertation milestones before
your comprehensive exams.
You'll be matched with a post-comprehensive exam program mentor, who
will assist and support you as you progress forward.
You may be able to save time and money by transferring credits from regionally accredited or internationally recognized institutions.
We’ve teamed with The Wall Street Journal to give business students
full digital access to timely, relevant business news.
Our PhD in Business Management program is designed to remove
roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation process. This unique
approach centers on supporting you in three ways: through program
structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and online resources.
To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your
dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support team, and
online resources will help guide you every step of the way.
Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.
Whether you’re considering a return to school, exploring new career paths, or seeking ways to improve your job performance, the Capella Blog has relevant articles to support your goals.
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Capella students have the opportunity to join Delta Mu Delta, an international honor society.
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