Project Management Specialization - Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.)

Project Management

Effective project managers provide the strategic competencies that can enable an organization to succeed in the global marketplace. In the D.B.A. Project Management specialization, you can learn the necessary skills to deliver your organization’s strategic objectives through dynamic project portfolio management. Study the processes for successfully managing a complex portfolio of projects and analyzing opportunities for improved portfolio performance. This specialization focuses on the components of project-based strategic leadership and the organizational practices required to responsibly and ethically support an organization’s vision and growth. This D.B.A. in project management specialization will help you hone your writing and critical-thinking skills at the doctoral level so you can apply them to the unique issues that face businesses today.

Walden has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute® (PMI). As a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), Walden has agreed to abide by PMI-established quality assurance criteria.

Completion Requirements

  • 60 semester credits
    • Foundation course (3 sem. cr.)
    • Core business courses (15 sem. cr.)
    • Business strategy course (3 sem. cr.)
    • Research methods courses (10 sem. cr.)
    • Specialization courses (9 sem. cr.)
    • Doctoral studies courses (20 sem. cr.)
  • 8 days of academic residency (two 4-day residencies)

Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call your enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

Foundation Course

Core Business Courses

Business Strategy Course

Research Methods Courses

Specialization Courses

Doctoral Studies Courses

PMI is a registered trademark and service mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

D.B.A Program OutlineDownload Program Outline (PDF).

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