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: 38 Months
  • Next Start Date: Every Monday
  • Classroom Size: One

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