To earn a doctoral degree at Bellevue University, candidates must complete the following minimum credit hours based on the specific degree earned:
DBA – 55 | Ph.D. – 51
Specific requirements for each advanced degree are listed below.
All credit hours are stated in semester hours.
For more information, go to the degree page:
Current enrolled students, please login to BRUIN and select "Academic Progress" for your specific curriculum requirements.
The length of time to complete the Human Capital Management (Ph.D.) or Business Administration (DBA) programs for most students attending full-time, each term from start to finish is three years.
Note: Because of the cohort and concentrated nature of the Doctoral programs, doctoral-level credit hours from other university programs will typically not be accepted in transfer. Degree requirements can also be found in the Academic Catalog and Student Handbook.