Earn a Ph.D. in Business Administration (PHDBA) From a 100% Online University
Individuals who complete the online Ph.D. program in Business Administration can pursue opportunities as tomorrow’s teachers, researchers, and scholars.
By immersing themselves in academic literature, engaging in rich academic experiences, and conducting detailed research in their areas of interest, our online doctoral students transform themselves into world-class business academics.
Our Doctoral Programs are Completely Online
Affording flexibility as you:
- Receive the training you need to solve the complex problems of a rapidly changing world.
- Pursue a research area of your own choosing and gain the skills, experience, and mentoring you need to produce respected academic research.
- Develop effective scholarly writing and presentation skills.
- Learn and practice scientific research methods.
- Be part of a community of passionate online graduate students.
- Work with outstanding faculty who will offer invaluable guidance, from admission to coursework through exams and your dissertation.
- Make a unique contribution to the academic community by publishing your doctoral dissertation in peer-reviewed journals and/or presenting research projects in academic conferences.
Contact our admissions office, read our blog, and check out online doctoral faculty profiles below to learn more about our program.
Faces of Trident
Meet and learn more about David A. Wagner, Trident University Ph.D. in Business Administration alumnus class of 2014.
Meet Your Ph.D. BA Faculty
Our online doctoral program faculty works closely with students to help them build knowledge and become truly great researchers.
Trident University Trident offered me an opportunity to continue working full time while pursuing my goal of achieving a Ph.D.Dr. Brian Kent, Ph.D. in Business Administration, Trident University Alumnus
Having our Service members invest in an education today is not a Tax on the present but an Investment into our future. Trident was very flexible with my military career, and provided me the opportunity to continue my education and develop me as an Adaptive, Balanced and Creative thinker and provide me the key to success.Philip Johndrow, Retired U.S. Military, Trident University Alumnus
I like that Trident has a mix of military and civilian students – it brings the real world into the classroom.Andrew, Ph.D. BA Alumnus
Trident International will be the university of choice for adult learners and will be recognized as a leader in academic excellence, affordability, and career advancement.
Trident University International provides an exceptional online educational experience for its students – diverse adult learners including current and former members of the military family. Adhering to the highest standards of academic excellence, faculty and staff foster a learning community where students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills to enhance their lives and advance their careers.
I like that Trident is military-focused since it tells me something about their standards.Jeffrey, Ph.D. EL Alumnus
Now as a member of Trident’s Board, I look forward to supporting the University’s ongoing efforts to cater to the distinct needs of active and reserve duty military personnel, veterans and their families.William J. Gainey, Retired U.S. Military
I grew up on Air Force bases, so when I became a student here, the feeling of Trident was very comfortable for me.Dr. David A. Wagner, Ph.D. in Business Administration Alumnus
How fortunate I was that a colleague of mine told me about Trident University because Trident allowed me to stay where I was, get an accredited doctorate degree, and have the world open up to me, in terms of the educational opportunities.Dr. James Gregory Hodges, Ph.D. EL Alumnus