Business (PhD, DBA):
The PhD in business focuses intensively on preparing candidates to direct highly specialized scholarly research while the Doctor of Business degree focuses on the application of theory rather than on the development of new theory. Despite the differences sited above, both degrees are considered academically equivalent. Graduates will be qualified to develop knowledge in the business disciplines and for the practical application of theory in the business world (areas of study).
Education (PhD, EdD):
The PhD in Education degree will prepare students for teaching positionas or administrative careers whereas the EdD typically prepares primary and secondary school administrators or teachers in academic departments of education. Both degrees are considered academically equivalent (areas of study).
Engineering (PhD, DS, DEng):
The Doctorate in Engineering degree is best suited for leading research engineers who seek administrative or executive positions within the engineering industry. Common areas of specialization include: electrical engineering, civil engineering, computer science, telecommunications, industrial engineering and mechanical engineering (areas of study).
Psychology (PhD, PsyD):
Both the Ph.D. in Psychology and the Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) can be pursued through online study with AIU. The PhD in Psychology is sometimes considered a research degree while the PsyD is considered a counseling degree however these differences are not universal, both degrees are considered academically equivalent. Specializations such as clinical psychology, counseling psychology, educational psychology, or organizational psychology are possible by adjusting the student curriculum (areas of study) .Le chronogramme annuel de thèse 2019 est ci joint