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Synthesize multidisciplinary theories that inform and shape theory
and practice of initiating, planning, executing, monitoring,
controlling, and closing the project.
Apply ethical leadership strategies to integrate best practices and
tools in the field of project management.
Synthesize project management research and practice leading to the
development of new knowledge or improved practices.
Exhibit proficiency in communication, research, writing, and
critical-thinking skills applicable to professional and academic
Evaluate functional and cross-functional management approaches
appropriate for project, program, and portfolios ranging from
operational to strategic, small to complex, and local to global.
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.
Our program offers additional benefits you might be interested in.
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
Your $4,850 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,
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 Project Management curriculum includes topics on advanced project and program management methodologies, risk management, portfolio optimization, and leadership.
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|
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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.
Explore career options at three levels—entry level, mid-level, and
executive level— in business-specific project management.
Two doctoral programs focused on business. What are the differences,
and which one is right for you?
Five soft skills project managers need to be competitive in the
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our doctoral degree in project management.
*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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