A PhD in Applied Management and Decision Sciences from Walden University Online prepares students to foresee the impact of technology, diversity, and interdependencies on the organization you lead. They gain a stronger understanding of the primary movements influencing management disciplines such as decision-making, learning and knowledge in management, organization and leadership change and finance. The applied management and decision sciences course provides management education focusing on administrative and business concepts.
Students choose a general course of study, a self-designed course or specialize in programs such as knowledge management, engineering management, finance, leading management, operations research, or accounting. Students gain knowledge and skills in successful decision-making, management, hiring procedures, ethical and legal applications, building teamwork, and efficient management principals. With a degree course in applied management and decisions sciences, students have the necessary knowledge, skills and solid foundation to accept positions in both the public and private sector.