College of Business & Economics

Department of e-Business &Technology Management

Applying to the Major

Students are admitted to the combined major in e-Business and business administration on a competitive basis after first being admitted to Towson University. Admission to the university does not guarantee admission to the combined major. Each term, the college considers applications for admission to the major for the following term. To be admitted to the major, students must satisfy specific screening requirements and complete an application form. To be eligible for admission to the combined major, students must complete the seven lower-level required courses with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher and a minimum average GPA of 2.7 for ALL lower-level courses.  They must also pass the CBE Computer Proficiency Exam with a score of 70 percent or higher.

Lower- Level Required Business Courses

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 (3)
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.

Degree candidates intending to pursue the combined major in e-Business and business administration are designated as "pre-e-Business" (PEBU) and "pre-Business" (PBUA) or until admitted into the majors. Students are required to meet each term with their assigned faculty adviser to evaluate their progress in completing the requirements for admission to the major and the degree.

Admission Requirements

Candidates for the double major in e-Business and business administration must satisfy the admission requirements for the e-Business and business administration majors.

Application Procedure

Students who meet the admission requirements at the end of the term must complete an application form before registering for upper-level "majors only" CBE courses. The forms are available here and in the CBE Student Academic and Career Services office located in Stephens Hall, room 301.

>> Application for Admission to the Business Administration Major (PDF)

Candidates for the combined major in e-Business and business administration must satisfy the requirements for the e-Business major. The form for admission into the e-Business major is available here and in the CBE Student Academic Services office located in Stephens Hall, room 301.

>> Application for admission into the e-Business Major (PDF)

Important Dates

Application deadlines for the business administration major

Nov 1: Applications due for spring admission

April 1: Applications due for summer and fall admission

College of Business & Economics

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

Office Location

Stephens Hall, Room 218
Hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address

College of Business & Economics
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
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