Business Administration
DS in Business Administration
The Doctor of Business Administration's (DBA, PhD) program is designed to advance the professional development of experienced managers and professionals in the business arena by extending their management knowledge and equipping them with broad research and process management skills, enabling them to make a key leadership contribution to their chosen fields. The Doctor of Business Administration degree is geared for those who seek to contribute to the improvement of an organization’s overall performance in today’s highly competitive business world.

AIU’s Doctorate degree in Business Administration goes one step further by allowing students to study and research multiple key areas of business and management to develop a unique foundation of practical knowledge and business theory. The program is also offered as a PhD in Business Administration.

Your AIU Distance Learning Doctorate program in Business Administration will be a custom-made program, designed just for you by you and your advisor. This flexibility to meet your needs is seldom found in other distance learning programs. Our program does not require every student to study the same subjects and use the same books and other learning materials as every other student. Instead, our online Doctoral programs are designed just for you. They are individually designed to meet your needs and help you to reach your professional and personal goals.
Income Level of Education
High School$ 28,659
Bachelor’s Deegre$ 57,252
Master’s Deegre$68,952
Doctorate’s Deegre$82,732

 

Virtual Campus
As an AIU student you will have 24/7 access to many study tools and research materials that are just a click or brief search away. You will also be able to access our powerful research tool: a worldwide catalog collectively created and maintained by more than 9,000 member institutions. In our Virtual Campus you will find out more about our: live webinars, archived recommended readings, optional assignments, open courses, archived webinars and videoconferences.
More opportunities

You can grow exponentially by including your past work and/or study experience towards the completion of your program and with this, the possibility of a partial scholarship.

Full Program Customization

Design your own study plan with the help of an AIU academic tutor to reach your goals. The flexibility in the curriculum of our programs allows you to live a unique academic experience that fits your needs.

Among the different topics you can choose for this program we have:


  • MBM700 Organizational Behavior
  • MBM702 Business and Society: Corporate Strategy, Public Policy, Ethics
  • MBM704 Operations Management for Competitive Advantage
  • MBM706 Research Techniques and Methods
  • MBM708 International Business: Challenge of Global Competition
  • MBM710 Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases
  • MBM712 Managerial Economics and Business Strategy

 This way you highlight the curriculum design customization and present the courses as possible topics that can be covered. In the end, a student’s course selection would make the same program very different from one another. Want to learn more about the curriculum design at AIU?

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