Exhibit proficiency in academic research, writing, and critical-thinking.
Conduct ethical scholarly research through innovative and traditional methods.
Examine emerging trends and technological advances that influence business theory and practice.
Advance the theory and practice of global business management with
ethical interdisciplinary business knowledge.
Apply leadership theories and techniques, including advanced
communication, collaboration, and critical thinking.
Evaluate the effectiveness of business principles and systems
theories to effect change in global environments.
Maximize your courseload—take six or more credits per quarter and pay
Our faculty is made up of scholar-practitioners who are active within
their professions and bring real-world experience to the
*Cost of each residency is included in the $5,000 quarterly tuition maximum; books, resource kit, travel, lodging, meals, and other expenses are not included.
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
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
Your PhD in General Business Management curriculum will include the
research and observation of business systems, leadership, financial
management, accounting, economics, strategy, and social
Allows you to work extensively on your dissertation topic,
methodology, literature review, and research plan from the beginning
of your program.
Our doctoral curriculum is designed to give you dedicated support
early in your program—so you can be confident in the steps to
completing your degree.
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
|Course Number||Course Title|
|BMGT8006||Business Principles and Practices|
|BMGT8008||Ethics and Leadership in Global Environments|
|BMGT8016||Strategic Management and Practice|
|BMGT8018||The 21st-Century Organization|
|BMGT8030||Management Theory Creation|
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
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
Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our
advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
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?
Is a PhD worth the investment of time, money, and energy?
Balancing PhD studies with work, family life, and social obligations
can be stressful—unless you have a plan.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our PhD in general business management degree.
*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.