DBA in Management

Designed for the working professional, the DBA in Management has the rigor of a traditional doctorate degree. Cleveland State University DBA students hold positions in the business community as well as academia. Current and past DBA students have had the opportunity to work closely with faculty members on research in a variety of subject matter areas including:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Global HR/Strategy
  • Human Resources
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Theory
  • Strategy 

Management DBA students have have presented research at national and international conferences in addition to publishing at least two refereed journal articles prior to graduation. 

Management DBA Curriculum

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

Management Faculty Teaching in the DBA Program:

Baran, Ben
Deng, Ping
Gallagher, Kevin
Gallagher, Vickie
Porter, Tracy
Storrud-Barnes, Susan
Valcea, Sorin
The next DBA cohort will begin in Fall (August) 2023.
The application review period will begin in Spring (January) 2023.

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