Doctorate of Business Administration Online 

Become a leader and expert in your field. A Doctorate in Business Administration empowers you to make significant contributions to business theory, practice, and research, ultimately propelling your professional career to new heights. 

Tuition: $22,500

Duration: 24 months

Credit hours: 45


Discover our leader in-the-making DBA program

Our Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) program is designed for professionals who are seeking to advance their careers and make significant contributions to the field of business. Through a rigorous curriculum that combines coursework, research, and practical application, we provide students with the knowledge, skills, and expertise necessary to excel in today’s complex business landscape. Our faculty, composed of seasoned academics and industry experts, guide students through a comprehensive exploration of advanced business concepts, research methods, and strategic management practices.   

With a strong emphasis on applied learning, our program equips you with the tools to conduct original research and solve real-world business challenges. Throughout the program, you will also benefit from a supportive and collaborative learning environment, where you can network with peers, engage in interactive discussions, and receive mentorship from faculty. Upon completion of the program, graduates will be equipped to lead organizations, contribute to industry advancements, and drive innovation in the business world. 

Potential career opportunities:

  • C-suite executive
  • College professor
  • Strategic planner
  • Corporate leader
  • Business consultant
  • Head of industry
  • Global strategy lead
  • Go-to-market lead


Priced with you in mind

We understand finances are an important factor in considering your higher education options. Our online programs are competitively priced and can be paid by the course for added flexibility.

Tuition rates listed apply to the 2024-2025 academic year. More detailed information about tuition and financial aid can be found here.

Program: DBA
Per credit hour: $500
Per course: $1,500
Per Program: $22,500

Financial aid
Financial aid is available to those who qualify and who are U.S. citizens. Complete the Free
Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at

Edgewood College Federal School Code: 003848

Contact us:
Phone: 608.663.4300
Fax: 608.663.3495
Mailing address: 1000 Edgewood College Dr. Madison, WI 53711

View our calendar dates

Our online programs are designed to fit your schedule. Find your ideal start date below.

7-Week Format


Start Date  

Application Deadline 
Summer I  5/13/24 4/29/24
 Summer II   7/1/24 6/17/24
Fall I  8/26/24 8/12/24
Fall II  10/21/24 10/7/24

Course registration is due the day before courses begin for each term.

Review required materials for the DBA program
  1. Completed graduate application.
  2. Official transcripts reflecting completion of a master’s degree, or more advanced degree from a United States regionally accredited or equivalent post-secondary institution with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Students who do not meet the 3.0 GPA requirement may still be considered for conditional admission. Please contact your admissions counselor for more information on how to apply for conditional admissions. 
  3. No GMAT required.

Transfer Credits

Up to 9 credit hours of doctoral level coursework may be submitted for consideration of transfer for application to this degree program. Approval of the DBA program director is required. To be considered, a course must have been taken within the past five years. For more information about transfer credits, please contact your admissions counselor. 

Courses designed to fortify your skillset

To complete the DBA online program, students must complete 45 credit hours of coursework.



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