Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration

Earn Your PhD in Business Online at NCU

In the online PhD in Business Administration program, you will have the opportunity to focus on research-based leadership strategies to tackle some of the biggest challenges in our global economy. Ultimately, as a doctoral candidate, you will be challenged to enhance your field with a dissertation on a subject unique to your experience and proven expertise.

Northcentral University’s PhD in Business Administration program provides high-level training for senior leadership positions, with an opportunity to acquire the skills to meet the greatest challenges in today’s business world. In NCU’s online PhD business program, you’ll focus on research-based leadership strategies, refine your existing knowledge and delve into emerging technologies, while gaining a wealth of experience from your mentoring professors.


16 professionally relevant specializations
Total Credit Hours: At least 60 Credit Hours
Courses: 20 Courses
Recommended Completion Time: 45 Months
Next Start Date: Every Monday
Classroom Size: One

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Northcentral University’s online PhD in business programs are designed to make earning your degree possible despite life’s challenges. At NCU, your pace and growth aren’t dictated by anyone else; they’re dictated by you.