Walden’s Ph.D. in Management program offers you a new level of expertise, credibility, and influence as part of your successful company. Prepare for more professional opportunities while examining in depth the latest management concepts and theories. In addition, learners are asked to consider new and alternative forms of management and leadership that might be applicable to the digital world.
Learners will be encouraged to pose deeper questions, think critically, and challenge conventional methods as they explore the possibilities of managerial innovations. By being actively challenged, students will go beyond passive learning to become modern leaders and active creators of knowledge.
Through a choice of specializations, you can prepare to meet the continuing challenges and opportunities that exist within your profession while conducting original research in an area that complements your interests.
Participate in residencies that give you the opportunity to meet face-to-face with Walden faculty and staff; network with peers; and enhance your research skills.
The Leadership & Organizational Change specialization supports critical thinking related to conventional leadership and explores innovative and creative management ideas that may provide organizational change. Become a socially conscious leader with progressive out of the box thinking in touch with 21st-century leadership practices. As a socially responsible leader you will strives to create an environment beneficial to employees in an increasingly cross-cultural work environment.
Graduates of this program will be prepared to:
As a Ph.D. in Management graduate, you will be prepared to bring fresh knowledge, ideas, and perspectives to your field through a variety of careers such as:
*Students may substitute three graduate-level courses or two graduate-level courses and an independent study for KAM VII with the approval of their faculty mentor and the program chair, provided that they complete a minimum of two KAMs.
Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable
In our Ph.D. in Management program, you will work with expert faculty members who are scholars and leaders in their fields.
Admission requirements for Walden’s programs vary but generally include the following:
Applicants must have successfully completed a higher education/ university-level degree or a comparable university degree. Additional academic qualifications may also be considered.
Transfer of credits based on a course-by-course evaluation of relevant transcripts.
At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.
Three years of related professional or academic experience.
Walden University’s B.S. in Business Administration, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.), and Ph.D. in Management programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP is a leading specialized accreditation association that identifies and supports excellence in business education.
This accreditation reaffirms the quality of Walden’s programs and support services, as well as our commitment to continuous assessment and improvement. Earning an ACBSP-accredited degree can better prepare you to compete and succeed in the global marketplace. Employers recognize the value of graduates of a program with educational standards modelled on the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, used by businesses, government, and other organizations as a measure of quality.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Founded in 1970, Walden University is a global leader in student-centered online education. A regionally accredited institution in the United States, Walden University attracts a community of extraordinary students and faculty from around the world. The quality online programs feature nationally recognized experts and accomplished faculty members dedicated to upholding the universitys high academic standards.