DBA Mission

KSU DBA Mission

To provide highly experienced professionals with the skills needed to conduct theoretically grounded and scientifically based research, which will serve to prepare them for teaching and research positions in academe, government, or industry.

Program Objectives

  • Develop graduates who are intellectually informed and can apply newly acquired analytical skills needed to conduct business and research.
  • Expand second career options that build upon an individual’s past experience and academic achievements to prepare for future job opportunities.
  • Leverage the latest educational technologies to provide students unique access to leading global scholars.
  • Create the most innovative doctoral program in the world that produces world-class scholars and educators with significant professional experience who can have substantive impact on business and business education through their research and teaching.

Contact the DBA Program

Email: ksudba@kennesaw.edu
Phone: 470-578-4798

Congratulations Graduates

78 graduates as of July 28, 2017. View DBA dissertations.

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Journal Publications in the Following:

Academic Exchange Quarterly, Academy of Business Disciplines Journal, Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, Academy of Marketing Studies Journal, Business Case Journal, Business Renaissance Quarterly, Current Issues in Auditing, Industrial Marketing Management, Internal Auditing, International Journal of Auditing, International Journal of Case Studies, International Journal of Education Research, International Journal of Non-profit and Voluntary Sector Marketing, Journal of Applied Business Research, Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, Journal of Case Studies in Education, Journal of Case Studies in Accreditation and Assessment, Journal of College Teaching and Learning, Journal of Critical Incidents, Journal of Family Business Strategy, Journal of Forensic and Investigative Accounting, Journal of Information Systems Education, Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, Journal of Internet Commerce, Journal of Management History, Journal of Management and Marketing Research, Journal of Management Policy & Practice, Journal of Marketing Education, Journal of Public Affairs, Journal of Website Promotion, Management Decision, Management International Review, Organizations and Markets in Emerging Economies, Research in Higher Education Journal, Strategic Finance, The CPA Journal, The International Research Journal of Applied Finance, The RMA Journal