Doctorate of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship and Business Management

Want to start your own business but aren’t sure where to start? Dream of a career that allows you to utilize your entrepreneurial spirit? Start with a degree program for business entrepreneurs.

California Intercontinental University’s online DBA programs are accredited, affordable, and flexible, providing you with the opportunity and the means to gain the resources and skills you need to create the career of your dreams. Our DBA in Entrepreneurship and Business Management program can equip you with the skills you need to successfully run your own business.



What courses are included with the online DBA program offered through California Intercontinental University?


CIU’s DBA programs include courses designed to challenge you and equip you to navigate the challenges and concerns of today’s global economy. As a student of CIU’s online DBA in Entrepreneurship and Business Management program, you’ll have the opportunity to take courses focused on the following:

  • Consumer trends

  • The global economy

  • E-commerce models and platforms

  • Venture capital

  • Small Business Management

  • Strategic Entrepreneurship

  • More

Online DBA Program Admission Requirements


  1. Masters or Bachelors Degree

  2. Curriculum Vitae / Professional Resume

  3. Application for Admission

Online DBA Program Course Schedule


Course NumberCourse NameCredits
Semester 1  
GRC 600Doctoral Academic Study and Writing3
GRC 605Business Research Methodology and Quantitative Statistics3
ECO 615Global Economy3
Semester 2  
MGT 616Organizational Change and Development in Management Systems3
MGT 626Managing Innovation Integrating Technology3
MKT 645Marketing Research in Consumer Behavior3
Semester 3  
FIN 605Global Business Finance3
MKT 640E-Commerce Models and Applications3
MGT 635Merger and Acquisition: Due Diligence Report3
Semester 4  
MGT 645Strategic Management: A Global Approach3
MGT 655Financing Entrepreneurial Ventures3
MGT 657Case Studies in Global Entrepreneurship3
Semester 5  
MGT 660Strategic Entrepreneurship3
DBA-CCAComprehensive Competency Assessment0
MGT 662Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management3
MGT 665Exploring Entrepreneurship and Economics3
Semester 6  
GRC 641Dissertation Introduction3
GRC 642Dissertation Literature Review3
GRC 643Dissertation Methodology3
Semester 7  
GRC 644Dissertation Results and Findings3
 Dissertation Conclusions and Recommendations 
GRC 645Dissertation Presentation and Oral Defense3
 Total Credits60

Know exactly how much your program will cost without having to worry about the extra cost of buying books.  Our simple, affordable tuition is all-inclusive.

Doctorate Degree Tuition Per Credit$495
Total Cost Per Course Including E-Books$1,580
Total Program Cost$31,960