Lincoln Memorial University

Doctor of Business Administration

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Kelsey Metz | Graduate and Professional Recruiting Coordinator

 LMU's Online DBA will begin Fall 2019! 

Courses offered within the DBA program will be taught using an entirely online format. Two (2) residencies will be required of students throughout the duration of their programs. These residencies will take place once per year over a two (2) day weekend during the fall semester in Knoxville, TN. 

Applications are currently being accepted!

Please contact Kelsey Metz - - with any questions or inquiries concerning the Online DBA program! 

LMU Online DBA Brochure

DBA Program Mission and Objectives

The mission of the Doctor of Business Administration program is to create a doctoral learning opportunity for business professionals in Appalachia. Through qualified and experienced faculty, students will be provided the skills necessary to advance the practice of business in a diverse and evolving global economy, to further the body of knowledge and research, and to balance the pursuit of prosperous business practices.

Program Objectives:

  • Develop the knowledge and analytical capability to lead an organization in adapting, evolving, and learning in an ever-changing environment.
  • Acquire and apply knowledge of behavioral, policy, and strategic issues to improve organizational effectiveness.
  • Facilitate and communicate advanced analytic and problem solving capabilities grounded in sound academic and practical research.

Anticipated Program Attributes:

  • Program designed for working professionals
  • A comprehensive 57 credit hour program
  • Up to 12 foundational credit hours may be transfered in for applicants with an MBA or equivalent
  • Courses will be offered in an entirely online format
  • Residencies will be held once per year during a two (2) day weekend in Knoxville, TN

Additional Information:

Business Graduate Programs Information Sheet

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