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Accounting, D.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Online
The 100% online Doctor of Business Administration in Accounting degree from Liberty University can equip you with the skills you need for success in the corporate world. In our accounting DBA program, you will study theoretical aspects of accounting, as well as accounting ethics and best practices, preparing you to be a well-rounded executive. 
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Overview

The 100% online Doctor of Business Administration in Accounting degree from Liberty University focuses on practical applications of theoretical principles and will help you think ethically about accounting procedures and discover best practices that help ensure integrity and efficiency.

Throughout our online doctoral degree in accounting, you will study topics like tax research methods and auditing, preparing you for your major research project. You will also develop the tools you need to find creative and effective solutions to your company’s accounting challenges.

Potential Careers with a Doctorate in Business Administration and Accounting

  • Accounting executive
  • Auditor
  • Budget supervisor
  • Certified management accountant
  • Certified public accountant

Accreditation

Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Tax Research and Jurisprudence
  • Advanced Auditing
  • Accounting Ethics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    650 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 650 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    650 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 650 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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Funding

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