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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) Compass

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) Compass

This platform provides a compilation of DOCTORAL programs in MANAGEMENT for PROFESSIONALS. Most often these programs grant the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree but sometimes they are just called Doctorate in Management or even grant a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) degree. 

This websites included more than 230 programs worldwide and makes them easily searchable. At the same time, it provides useful background articles, for example on the difference between PhD and DBA, the difference between the MBA and the DBA, on DBA Rankings, and on "How you find a quality DBA program".

Furthermore, the platform offers a Forum where users can ask their questoins free of charge and receive answers from experts. And the platform is quasi promotional free.



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Thomas Graf
Thomas Graf (Content Developer/Author)
6 years ago

This website took a lot of effort to complete. It should provide a huge value for any professional who ever thought about doing a doctoral program in management part-time. The DBA Compass provides

- an overview on doctoral programs for professionals worldwide

- a Forum to ask questions and receive expert feedback

- background articles, e.g. on the difference between a PhD and a DBA

- Guidelines on how to find a quality program

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