DBA in Global Business

Globalization, the rise of international activities of small-and-medium sized firms, and growing interdependence of national economies, are creating greater opportunities for a career in global business education. The Doctorate degree in Global Business integrates a contemporary curriculum, faculty scholarship, students’ work experiences to teach you to think more creatively and entrepreneurially.

Global Business Curriculum

Admissions Information Degree Requirements
Core Courses Program Quality
Program Features Program Format
Faculty Financial Assistance

Comprehensive Examination: Upon completion of formal course work, the student must demonstrate competence in their field by passing a required comprehensive examination.  The written examination is prepared and graded by the Graduate Faculty on the Doctoral Committee.  

Defense of the Dissertation Proposal: Upon completion of the course work and passing the comprehensive examination, the student prepares the dissertation proposal in his/her area of interest.

Dissertation Defense: Upon successful completion of the dissertation, the student makes an oral presentation and defense of the dissertation to his/her committee and the College of the Business Faculty.

Additional Information

See the Graduate Catalog for details and course descriptions on the Doctoral program in Global Business.

The next DBA cohort will begin in Fall 2021.
The application review period will begin in Spring 2021.

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