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Post Graduate Certificate in Product Management

Duke CE

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Post Graduate Certificate in Product Management

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Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA)

The most concise and affordable U.S. DBA. The unique course based Doctorate allows mid and senior level executives to establish an in-depth know-how of modern management theory. It. ends with a choice of focussed dissertation thesis or doctoral research which allows one to execute applied research and develop a true mastery of one’s domain.
 
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HLC Accredited

HLC is CHEA Recognized

Scholarships of up to 50%

for 350 applicants

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Format

24 months

Duration

June 24, 2024

Start Date

Disclaimer:

*The scholarships mentioned are not applicable for U.S. residents. To understand the tuition fees for U.S. residents please visit - https://www.edgewood.edu/academics/programs/online

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

Complete the program in just 24 months

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Doctorate in the domain and topic of your choice

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Scholarships of up to 50%

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Earn the reputed “Dr.” title in just 24 months

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Doctorate designed for working professionals

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Edgewood College alumni status

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Live & interactive faculty, alumni, and industry-specific sessions

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24x7 student support available

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No GMAT/GRE required

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Higher Learning Commission Accredited

The DBA program is HLC accredited. It is currently in candidacy with ACBSP for accreditation

Syllabus

This program comprises 15 3-credit courses covering organizational leadership, financial decision-making, supply chain, research foundation, and in-depth applied thesis work

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Welcome to Edgewood

Hear from faculty and leaders of Edgewood College. They discuss why they have chosen to partner with upGrad and their mission of affordable and accessible education for all. Featured in the video are Andrew Manion Ph.D. President Edgewood College, William Mangan Ph.D. Provost, VP for Academic Affairs, and many more members of the Edgewood Community.

About Edgewood College
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  • More than 90 years of legacy: Edgewood College, founded in 1927, is an independent liberal arts university, located in Madison, Wisconsin in the United States.
  • US Accredited: Edgewood College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of the seven accrediting commissions recognized by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • ACBSP Accredited: Edgewood College offers more than 60 majors and 40 minors and its business program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business School and Programs (ACBSP)
  • WES Recognized: WES takes all programs to a US equivalency - as all programs are within the US they are already WES equivalent
Edgewood College will be an inclusive model of learning, teaching, and scholarship.
Our students, alumni, faculty, and staff will be recognized for their pursuit of purposeful lives, vibrant and sustainable communities, and a just world. To further their vision of inclusive education Edgewood College is partnering with upGrad to offer quality higher education programs across the globe.
Our students, alumni, faculty, and staff will be recognized for their pursuit of purposeful lives, vibrant and sustainable communities, and a just world. To further their vision of inclusive education Edgewood College is partnering with upGrad to offer quality higher education programs across the globe.
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  • 50% scholarship for up to 350 students: These programs will be accessible and affordable as 350 students can get up 50% scholarship towards their tuition fees
  • Same as On Campus: The programs will be taught online by the same on-campus faculty and learners will get the same on-campus degree
Who Is This Programme For?
The DBA program addresses the learning needs and objectives of senior business managers, consultants, entrepreneurs and academicians. Its primary objective is to produce graduates who can contribute to the advancement of their professions and to the expansion of knowledge and awareness of contemporary strategic issues and practices. view more
Minimum Eligibility
Masters Degrees. Diploma holders looking to pursue a DBA should consider Edgewood College’s Dual Degree MBA and DBA. view more

Why experts in their field chose a DBA

  • A Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) is a professional degree representing the highest qualification in management. It is a doctorate designed for working professionals who may not be able to pursue a PhD due to time commitments.

  • It is globally recognised.

  • Here, professionals combine their business knowledge with analytical skills to design and execute research studies that have real-world impact, with many going on to publish their work in leading journals.

Syllabus

This program comprises 15 3-credit courses covering organizational leadership, financial decision-making, supply chain, research foundation, and in-depth applied thesis work

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  • 24 Months

    Course Duration

  • 45

    Credits

  • This course provides an overview of academic scholarship and prepares the doctoral student for performing business research. Students use critical thinking models and practices, including the role of assumptions, to identify business problems.

  • This course builds on students’ prior learning about human behavior in an organizational setting. The application of techniques for individual and organizational growth are evaluated with the intent of further developing critical-thinking skills.

  • This course will consider the actions business organizations can take aimed at benefiting society. It will also explore new and emerging sustainable business strategies that create a competitive advantage to support organizations.

  • The course is designed to help students learn how to identify, dissect, and answer strategic management problems. To remedy the crucial challenges facing organizations, students will research, analyze, and evaluate solutions.

  • In this course, students will build upon their knowledge of managerial finance to measure and manage the risk and value of investment opportunities including equity investments, fixed income investments, financing vehicles, and special topics.

  • In this course learn what constitutes qualitative research, how to apply qualitative research methods. This involves students identifying appropriate qualitative research plans, developing research questions, conducting a planned analysis, and communicating their findings.

  • This course explains application of quantitative analytical techniques to problems in business. The programming language R will be introduced.

  • Applied Regression Analysis will focus on the estimation of various regression models. It reviews regression methodology, assumptions of the framework and corrections for violations of the assumptions with an emphasis on practical skills.

  • This course presents theories, methods, and models of organizational leadership. Students will assess the performance of an organization and devise a plan for continual improvement and systematic innovation.

  • In this course, learners analyze the literature within the leadership concepts surrounding changing employee behaviors, enterprise agility, agile workforce transformation, and leading complex change.

  • Applications of microeconomic theory to problems of formulating managerial decisions. Emphasis on economics as a science that facilitates decision making.

  • Students apply the fundamentals of research writing, and how the principles of business research writing will be followed in the applied doctoral research deliverable.

  • This part of the proposal contains a synthesis of sufficient academic and business literature to support the need to address the proposed business problem/question.

  • In this deliverable, the students will need to report the findings based on the analysis of collected data.

  • Based on the conclusions about the findings of the study, the students will be expected to recommend the solutions that can be used to address the problem/question. The student will also be expected to prepare an execution plan.

Admission Process

There are 5 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

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Program Fees: USD 22,500

*Scholarships of up to 50% for 350 applicants

45 Credits.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Working professionals who are looking for a transition into the C-suite and senior management professionals looking to become experts in their domain of choice or add credibility to their profile and transition into a consultant role. 

The scholarship is rolled out based on the academic and professional achievements. Once the application form is submitted with these details, the admission committee reviews the same. If you are admitted into the program, the scholarship that you are eligible for will be mentioned on the offer letter. Please note that admission is provisional until successful verification of supporting documents and completing the payment formalities.

Anyone with a Masters degree is welcome to apply for the program. The admissions committee will review your application and give a decision. Diploma holders hoping to pursue a DBA should apply for the Dual Degree MBA and DBA program.

 

  • More than 90 years of legacy: Edgewood College, founded in 1927, is an independent liberal arts university, located in Madison, Wisconsin in the United States.
  • US Accredited: Edgewood College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of the seven accrediting commissions recognized by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • ACBSP Accredited: Edgewood College offers more than 60 majors and 40 minors and its business program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business School and Programs (ACBSP)
  • WES Accredited: WES takes all programs to a US equivalency - as all programs are within the US they are already WES equivalent

Edgewood College will be an inclusive model of learning, teaching, and scholarship. Our students, alumni, faculty, and staff will be recognized for their pursuit of purposeful lives, vibrant and sustainable communities, and a just world. To further their vision of inclusive education Edgewood College is partnering with upGrad to offer quality higher education programs across the globe. 

  • 50% Scholarship: These programs will be accessible and affordable as students can get up to 50% scholarship towards their tuition fee
  • Same as On Campus: The programs will be taught online by the same on-campus faculty and learners will get the same on-campus degree

Refund Policy:

1. You can claim a refund for the amount paid towards the Program at any time, before the Program Start Date, by visiting www.upgrad.com and submitting your refund form via the "My Application" section under your profile. You can request your Admissions Counsellor to help you in applying and withdrawing for a refund by sending them an email with reasons listed. For post program refund please connect with your Admissions Counselor to understand the policy. This is applicable even for those students who could not complete their payment, and could not be enrolled in the batch opted for. However, the student can avail pre-deferral as per the policy defined below for the same.

2. Student must pay the full fee within seven (7) days of payment of the deposit amount or Batch Start Date, whichever is earlier; otherwise, the admission letter will be rescinded.

3. Request for refund as per point no. 1 of the refund policy must be sent via email in the prescribed refund request form. The refund will be processed within 30 working days of submitting the duly signed refund form, after being duly approved by the Academic Committee.

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1. upGrad does not grant credit; credits are granted, accepted or transferred at the sole discretion of an educational institution. upGrad does not make any representations regarding the recognition or equivalence of the credits or credentials awarded, unless otherwise expressly stated. If you intend to pursue a post graduate or doctorate degree upon completion of this course or apply for employment which requires specific credits, we advise you to enquire further regarding the suitability of this degree for your academic and/or professional requirements before enrolling.

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