The DBA in Data Analytics provides executive-level training to specifically address how to design and execute a quantitative research approach to solve business challenges. Doctoral candidates will discover the practitioner-scholar methodologies to gather new information, analyze complex data, and recommend solutions that will drive business decisions. The program is designed to provide a mentorship approach to doctoral candidates as they complete a quantitative, practitioner-oriented study. The program focuses on functional business skills including; predictive modeling, forecasting, and data visualization.
*Program admission essay is an opportunity to demonstrate to the committee why you wish to pursue a doctoral degree at the University of the Southwest and showcase graduate-level writing abilities for their consideration. The essay should be 1,000-1,500 words explaining what you hope to achieve by pursuing a doctoral degree, the personal strengths that will help you succeed in a doctoral program, and describe how obtaining a DBA will help you institute a positive social change within your chosen field or industry.
The College of Business Administration at the University of the Southwest is an Educational Member of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), and has affirmed its commitment to excellence in business education.