Evaluate evolving conceptual models, theoretical frameworks, and
technological and organizational systems and their implications for
accounting theory and practice.
Evaluate ethical, legal, and regulatory frameworks that guide
accounting theory and practice.
Assess cultural and societal perspectives influencing accounting
practice in the global era.
Exhibit proficiency in research, writing, and critical thinking
Showcase your ability to develop
solutions for organizations through the completion of a doctoral
applied business research project.
For your culminating doctoral applied
business research project, you’ll be paired with a knowledgeable
mentor to help you along the way.
Your $4,800 flat quarterly tuition rate includes the cost of courses and required residencies.*
*Quoted price does not include $175/quarter resource kit fee. Quoted cost includes residency tuition, but not travel costs, meals, and lodging.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren't
need-based and never have to be repaid.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a
In the DBA in Accounting degree, students evaluate advanced
theoretical constructs, standards, and techniques of accounting
practice; analyze strategic implications of accounting issues; and
conduct scholarly research that contributes to the field of
|Course Number||Course Description|
|DB8008||Becoming a Business Researcher|
|BMGT8110||Advanced Research in Accounting|
|BMGT8114||Accounting in the Global Era|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
Two doctoral programs focused on business. What are the differences,
and which one is right for you?
Dr. Rhonda Capron brings industry experience and expertise to work as
the dean of Capella’s School of Business and Technology.
Capella students have the opportunity to join Delta Mu Delta, an
international honor society.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
doctoral degree in accounting
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.