Practitioner Doctoral Degree Programs
Pursuing a doctoral degree can help position you to be a leader in your field and to contribute to its body of knowledge. Our degrees focus on today’s challenging business and organizational needs, from addressing critical social issues to developing solutions to accelerate community building and industry growth.
The School of Advanced Studies is a dedicated doctoral school that puts students in the center of an effective ecosystem of experts, resources and tools as they rise to the pinnacle of their education. Our distinctive Scholar-Practitioner-Leader Model, along with a vibrant community of researchers and scholars, helps you stand out in your field and prepare you to be a leader in your organization, industry and community. Just as importantly, our flexible online courses let you work towards your doctorate anywhere at any time.
A practitioner doctorate from the School of Advanced Studies offers a holistic approach to research needed to drive innovation and spawn new ways of responding in today’s increasingly integrative and networked world of work. Your doctoral journey is supported every step of the way with experienced faculty leading your courses, who also act as mentors, and will serve on your dissertation committee. Our online program incorporates dynamic in-person residencies in select locations for students and faculty during various stages throughout your program, along with regional networking and scholarship events. You can also get support through a fantastic array of student resources available online – including doctoral student orientation, writing labs, research hub, in-class resources, alumni mentoring and more.
At the School of Advanced Studies, we want you to succeed. We’re now granting up to 6 credits toward a doctoral degree program for eligible masters graduates from an accredited university or college based on program alignment. If you’re currently a doctoral student from another accredited institution, you may be eligible to receive up to 39 credits for completed doctoral coursework.
University of Phoenix doctoral programs are online programs that require onsite residencies in select locations. Some programs are not available in all states. Please contact an Enrollment Representative for additional information.
This online program requires brief residencies in select locations. This program is not available to residents of all states. Please contact a University Enrollment Representative for details.