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Incorporate multi-disciplinary theories that inform and shape theory and practice of information technology.
Develop an expertise in a specialization area of information technology.
Apply ethical leadership strategies to integrate best practices and tools in information technology.
Combine information technology research and practice leading to the development of new knowledge or improved practices.
Expand your communication, research, writing, and critical-thinking skills applicable to professional and academic endeavors.
Our PhD in General Information Technology 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.
Our program offers additional benefits you might be interested in.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from doctoral practitioners who are actively engaged in their profession.
By maximizing your courseload, you may be able to save time and money. Students pay a $5,000 flat-rate taking six or more credits.
Enjoy greater control and the ability to take one to three courses per quarter, with Capella’s online learning model.
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 you learn.
A more structured learning format with an active peer community and faculty guidance. 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.
If your employer or organization is a partner with Capella, you may be eligible for a tuition discount.
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees. Ask your manager about options.
In your online PhD in Information Technology curriculum, you will work on your dissertation promptly. Early on, you’ll determine your topic that incorporates credit-bearing, face-to-face dissertation research seminars, and coursework. The program includes dissertation research seminars which allow you to get an early start on your dissertation.
Advancing Research in Information Technology Management
This course focuses on emerging research trends in information technology management. Learners develop independent research skills while constructing research questions, synthesizing literature, and selecting appropriate methodologies. For PhD in Business Management, PhD in Information Technology, and PhD in Organization and Management learners only. Prerequisite(s): PhD in Business Management learners must have completed BMGT8210, BMGT8212, BMGT8214. Cannot be fulfilled by transfer.
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Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our online general information technology doctoral 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.
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