The first goal of this paper is to examine the characteristics of the new doctoral programs offered online. The second goal is to compare new doctoral programs in Business Administration with concentration in Finance offered online with the traditional programs offered onsite. The results of this investigation show that the new doctoral programs offered online are mainly in the areas of Education, Nursing and Health fields. Few schools offer doctoral programs in Business Administration. Some of these programs have concentrations in Finance, but their curriculum is different from those offered by traditional programs.
doctoral, Ph.D., online