The Mitchell DBA program includes concentrations in management and marketing and provides all of the tools and skillsets necessary for graduates to pursue careers in academia, consulting or industry. Coursework will cover such disciplines and topics as entrepreneurship, strategic marketing, statistics, organizational behavior, strategic management, and consumer behavior. Mitchell DBA faculty are widely published in these areas and will work closely with the DBA students to bring their own research interests to publication.
Doctoral students are admitted each spring with classes beginning in May. The program is designed to allow all requirements to be completed in 36 months.
Extended Weekend Classes:
Courses will meet Friday, Saturday and half-day Sunday sessions held 11 times per year during the first two years of the program and 6 to 8 times per year during Year 3 of the program. Each session will include pre-session preparation activities and will be followed by post-session assignments which may be submitted electronically.
Applicants should have a Master's degree in business from a nationally accredited school and five years of managerial or academic teaching experience. Admission into the program is subject to approval of the Director of Graduate Studiesand the DBA admissions committee. You can begin the application process by filling out the Graduate Application for Admission by clicking here.
For the 2014-2015 cohort.
First & Second Year (Summer, Fall, and Spring Terms)
In-State: $24,274 per year |
Out-of-State: $32,548 per year
Third Year (Research hours during Summer, Fall, and Spring Terms)
In-State: $23,092 |
|Students enrolled in the DBA program may be eligible for up to $20,500 per year in Federal Unsubsidized Direct Loans. The maximum amount that graduate students may borrow under the Federal Direct Loan Program is $138,500. Federal Graduate PLUS loans are federally sponsored loans that may allow credit-worthy graduate students to borrow up to the full cost of the program, less other financial aid received including Federal Direct Loans. Both programs are administered by the USA Office of Financial Aid.
Application Deadline: December 15
Dr. Mohan Menon, Director of Graduate Studies
Mitchell College of Business