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.
Our PhD in General 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.
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
responsibility. The program includes dissertation research seminars which allow you to
get an early start on your dissertation.
|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|
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.
*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.