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Showcase your applied business solutions for challenges and opportunities facing today’s industries.
For your doctoral business research project, you’ll be paired with a mentor to help grow your knowledge.
Your $4,850 flat quarterly tuition rate includes the cost of courses and required residencies.*
You may be able to save time and money by transferring credits from regionally accredited or internationally recognized institutions.
Two energizing residencies provide knowledge and skills that will be valuable during your DBA studies and beyond.
We’ll help you organize your work into five manageable segments, helping you stay on track with your goals.
*Quoted price does not include $175/quarter Resource Kit fee. Quoted cost includes residency tuition, but not travel costs, meals, and lodging.
With over 25 years of experience in online doctoral education, we understand the unique needs of doctoral students, and have designed our programs to meet those needs. We've structured our programs to help you reach your goals and obtain critical skills—with our expert faculty, support teams, and online resources to help guide you every step of the way.
Online education isn’t one-size-fits-all. We know you’re busy—you
need a learning experience tailored to your life, not the other way
around. Capella has learning and tuition formats to suit you, however
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.
Enroll in your doctorate degree, apply for the scholarship, meet eligibility requirements, and receive up to $10K.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited schools.
If you're an active-duty military service member, spouse, or veteran, discounts may be available.
Our DBA in Leadership features a comprehensive core curriculum of leadership, research, strategy, technology, and ethics, plus intensive coursework designed to help you develop skills in systems, critical, creative, reflective, and statistical thinking.
Becoming a Business Researcher
Learners in this course explore the role of the researcher, the
purpose for applied business research, and its benefits to the
business community. Learners are introduced to the methods and ethical
and business responsibilities of engaging in applied business
research. Learners also examine the process of translating business
problems, opportunities, or challenges into researchable projects that
result in practical solutions grounded in scholarly thinking.
For DBA learners only. Prerequisite(s): DB8002. Cannot be
fulfilled by transfer.
|6 quarter credits|
Earning your DBA can help prepare you to lead in a dynamic field as you explore these and other critical areas of focus.
These experts will set you up for success. They’ll help you find the right degree and program, and answer all your questions about Capella.
Our courses are taught by distinguished faculty members who hold top credentials and have hands-on expertise in their fields. They know what you need to know today.
Doctoral programs are specific and challenging. That’s why you’ll have access to expert support at every step along the road to your degree.
For this team, it's more than resumes and interview tips. It's about thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
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Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our doctoral degree in leadership.
*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.
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