Doctor of Business Administration

Earn Your DBA Online And Set Yourself Apart

Northcentral University’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program offers high-level training for senior leadership positions. Our online DBA programs have an emphasis on the application of research as a means for developing strategies and tactics for solving organizational problems. You will also learn to create and execute solutions that are effective and ethical. NCU offers you the opportunity to refine your knowledge and explore emerging business technologies, while vicariously gaining real-world experience from your mentoring professors.

No other university can match Northcentral University’s uniquely flexible approach to earning your DBA degree online, which includes weekly course starts to fit your schedule. NCU’s online DBA has no GRE or GMAT exam requirement, which can be time-consuming and costly.

Career Potential*

  • Chief Executives
  • General and Operations Managers
  • Sales Managers
  • Administrative Services Managers
  • Industrial Production Managers
  • Transportation Managers
  • Storage and Distribution Managers
  • Social and Community Service Managers
  • Regulatory Affairs Managers
  • Investment Fund Managers
  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Security Managers
  • Loss Prevention Managers
  • Cost Estimators
  • Management Analysts
  • Business Teachers,Postsecondary
  • Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
  • Operations Research Analysts
  • And many more, in public and private facilities of all different sizes!
*Positions may require additional experience, training and other factors beyond successfully completing this degree program. Many roles may also require state licensure, and it is the responsibility of the student to ensure that all licensure requirements are met.


18 professionally relevant specializations*
Total Credit Hours: 48 Credit Hours
Courses: 16 Courses
Recommended Completion Time: 32 Months
Next Start Date: Every Monday
Classroom Size: One

*The DBA program is accredited by ACBSP; however, the Applied Computer Science, Computer and Information Security, Healthcare Administration, Industrial Organizational Psychology, Management of Engineering and Technology, Management Information Systems specializations are not.