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Doctor of Philosophy in Business

The Doctor of Philosophy in Business from University of the Cumberlands is a research degree program designed to give you the skills you need to stay at the cutting-edge of innovations in business while also providing the tools you need to teach at post-secondary institutions. More than credentials, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of core fundamentals, critical thinking skills, scientific inquiry, and evidence-based practice necessary to excel in any teaching or research role in academia or the field of business.

This degree builds on appropriate undergraduate and graduate work, as well as practical, real-world business experience, to give those with the ambition to pursue research-oriented or teaching careers a head start to success.

Curriculum for this online PhD program — including all coursework and field and clinical experiences —will engage you in the theories, strategies and tactics you need to:

  • Research and attain business discipline-specific knowledge and competencies
  • Develop effective business-related professional skills — from communication to collaboration
  • Assess your personal values, connecting them with ethical business and research behaviors

Prepare to be an academic and research leader in the development of best-business-practices with your Doctor of Philosophy in Business. To learn more about any of our business programs, contact us today!

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