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Seeking to further customize your Doctor of Business Administration degree? We offer three concentrations – in management, business analytics (paired with a focus on marketing, management, human resources or other topics where business analytics can be applied), and executive leadership. Each provides specialized study that goes beyond the doctoral general business core.

What does this mean forYou? It means that, regardless of whether you want to teach, consult or remain in your current industry, you have a more in-depth knowledge in your concentration area of choice and can leverage that knowledge to add value to any organization.

The DBA offers you the ability to be an excellent generalist in business disciplines, a specialist in management, data analytics, or executive leadership, and a leader in the teaching/training realm of business.

Management Concentration

The management concentration is for seasoned industry leaders who are ready to teach at the collegiate level or move into consulting work or for those who desire advancement in their career in management and leadership. It consists of two three-credit courses: Organizational Theory and Behavior and Human Resource Development.

Business Analytics Concentration

The business analytics concentration is designed for seasoned professionals who want to influence their given industry through analytics or teach analytics at the collegiate level. It consists of two three-credit courses: Foundational Methods of Analytics and Data-Based Decisions and Strategy.

Executive Leadership Concentration

The executive leadership concentration is for business professionals who wish to enhance their careers as executives, consultants or university professors, and is ideal for mid- to upper-level managers or team leaders. It consists of two three-credit courses: Aligning Resources to Competing Priorities and Designing a High-Performance Organization.


Megan Bingham

Megan Bingham

Admissions Counselor, DBA Program