College of Business & Economics

Department of e-Business & Technology Management

Degree Requirements - Combined e-Business & Business Administration

The combined major in e-Business and business administration requires a minimum of 125 units to be earned with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. The program consists of 21 units of lower-level required courses, 33 units of upper-level BUAD required courses, 18 units of upper-level e-Business courses as well as the University Core curriculum. In addition, students complete 15 units in one of the following three concentrations:

  • Management Concentration  (XMNGT)
  • Marketing Concentration  (XMKTG)
  • Project Management and Business Analysis Track  (XPMBA)

These requirements are for the catalog year 2012-2013 and later. If your catalog year is different, please refer to your specific catalog to view requirements. You may also refer to the college’s Advising Forms for each catalog year.

Lower-Level Required Courses (21 units)

Course Number Course Name
ACCT 201 or
ACCT 211
Principles of Financial Accounting (3) or
Honors Principles of Financial Accounting (3)
ACCT 202 or
ACCT 212
Principles of Managerial Accounting (3) or
Honors Principles of Managerial Accounting (3)
ECON 201 or
ECON 203
Microeconomic Principles (3)
or Honors Microeconomic Principles (3)
ECON 202 or
ECON 204
Macroeconomic Principles (3) or
Honors Macroeconomic Principles (3)
LEGL 225 Legal Environment of Business (3)
MATH 211 or
MATH 273
Calculus for Applications (3) or
Calculus I (4)
ECON 205 or
MATH 231 or 233
Statistics for Business and Economics I (3) or
Basic Statistics (3) or Honors Basic Statistics (3)
Completion of the Computer Proficiency Exam (CPE) with a passing score of 70% or higher.

Upper-Level Business Courses (33 units)

Course Number Course Name
BUSX 301 Business Cornerstone (3)
Note: University Core- Advanced writing course is taken prior to or concurrent with BUSX 301.
BUSX 460 Professional Experience (3)
Note: Requires approved internship
EBTM 306 Fundamentals of Project Management and Business Decisions (3)
EBTM 337 Information Technology (3)
EBTM 311 Principles of e-Business (3)
EBTM 365 Principles of Operations Management (3)
FIN 331 Principles of Financial Management (3)
MKTG 341 Principles of Marketing (3)
MNGT 361 Principles of Management (3)
MNGT 481 Business Strategy and Policy (3)
MNGT 482 Business Ethics and Sustainability (3)

All accounting, business administration, and e-Business majors are required to take the Comprehensive Test of Core Business Knowledge (PDF) in the capstone course, Business Strategy & Policy (MNGT 481).

e-Business Courses (18 units)

Course Number Course Name
EBTM 367 e-Business Infrastructure (3) (offered only in fall)
MKTG 411 e-Business Marketing (3)
EBTM 419 Supply Chain Management (3)
EBTM 443 Introduction to Project Management (3)
EBTM 431 Advanced e-Business (3) (offered only in spring)
EBTM 454 Business Process Management (3)

Choose one concentration/Track (15 units)

Management Concentration Courses (XMNGT) (15 units)

Course Number Course Name
Management Concentration Required Courses (9 credits)
MNGT 381 Human Resource Management (3)
MNGT 421 Management of Organizational Behavior (3)
MNGT 375 International Business: Theory & Practice (3)
Management Concentration elective Courses (6 credits)
EBTM 423 Service Operations Management (3)
EBTM 462 Project Quality and Six Sigma (3)
MNGT 425 Organizational Theory and Development (3)
MNGT 433 Compensation and Benefits (3)
MNGT 438 Multinational Management and Culture (3)
MNGT 451 Industrial Relations (3)
MNGT 452 Staffing and Retention (3)
MNGT 453 Conflict Resolution in Business (3)
ENTR 355 Entrepreneurship and Small Business (3)
MNGT 463 Organizational Leadership (3)
MNGT 470-479 Special Topics in Management (3)
MNGT 491 Directed Readings (3)
MNGT 494 Study Abroad in Management (3)
MNGT 495 Independent Research (3)
MNGT 497 Management Internship (3)
MNGT 498 Practicum in Management (3)
Note: Only 3 units of the MNGT 497 or 498 courses can be applied to the Management Concentration requirement.

Marketing Concentration Required Courses (XMKTG) (15 units)

Course Number Course Name
MKTG 425 Buyer Behavior Analysis (3)
MKTG 431 Marketing Information for Decision-Making (3)
MKTG 441 Marketing Research (3)
MKTG 445 International Marketing (3)
MKTG 485 Strategic Marketing (3)

Project Management and Business Analysis Courses (XPMBA) (15 units)

Course Number Course Name
PMBA Required Courses (9 units)
EBTM 446 Business Intelligence (3)
EBTM 450 Advanced Project Management (3)
EBTM 462 Project Quality and Six Sigma(3)
PMBA elective Courses (6 units)
ACCT 341 Management Accounting I (3)
ACCT 342 Management Accounting II (3)
EBTM 419 Supply Chain Management (3)
MKTG 349 Product Development and Planning (3)
MNGT 463 Organizational Leadership (3)
EBTM 475-9 Special Topics in PMBA (3)
EBTM 491 EBTM Directed Readings (3)
EBTM 495 EBTM Independent Research (1-3)
EBTM 497 EBTM Internship (3)

 

Take Note

e-Business Infrastructure (EBTM 367) is offered only in the fall semester.

Advanced e-Business (EBTM 431) is offered only in the spring semester

College of Business & Economics

Phone: 410-704-3496
Fax: 410-704-2300

Office Location

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Hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address

College of Business & Economics
Towson University
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Towson, MD 21252-0001