Doctor of Business Administration (DBA): Required Coursework

YEAR 1

TermCredit HoursCourse Number and Title
Fall 1 3 DBAB820 | Organizational Development and Design
Fall 2 3 DBAB805 | Statistics for Doctoral Students
Spring 1 3 DBAB806 | Introduction to Applied Research
Spring 2 3 DBAB811 | Research I: Quantitative Research
Summer 1 6 DBAB865 | Leadership, Ethics, and Corporate Governance
DBAB812 | Research II: Qualitative Research
Core Examination
Credits: 18  

YEAR 2

TermCredit HoursCourse Number and Title
Summer 2 3 DBAB845 | Coordinating and Managing Supply Chains
Fall 1 6 DBAB835 | Financial Control
DBAB830 | Technology Concepts for Managers
Fall 2 3 DBAB825 | Consumer Behavior, Theory, and Analysis
Spring 1 6 DBAB860 | Managing, Organizing and Negotiating for Value
DBAB850 | Managerial Economics
Spring 2 6 DBAB855 | Information, Organization, and Strategy
DBAB840 | Financial Statement Analysis
Summer 1 3 DBAB870 | Global Business Strategic Management
Comprehensive Examination
Credits: 27  

YEAR 3

TermCredit HoursCourse Number and Title
Summer 2 3 DBAB901/EDDC901 | Dissertation I (8-week)
Fall 3 DBAB902/EDDC902 | Dissertation II (15-week)
Spring 3 DBAB903/EDDC903 | Dissertation III (15-week)
Credits: 9  

* Program pending approval by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.