College of Business & Economics

Department of e-Business &Technology Management

Degree Requirements

The business administration major with a concentration in project management and business analysis requires 21 units in lower-level required business courses, 33 units in upper-level business required courses and 24 units in the PMBA concentration in addition to the University Core Curriculum requirements. All requirements for the major must be completed with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. In order to assure that students have retained critical information from prior courses, students take a comprehensive examination on business content as part of the capstone course, Business Strategy and Policy (MNGT 481). The results of this examination serve as 10% of the MNGT 481 grade.

Requirements for Admission to the Business Administration Major

Students must be eligible for admission to the business administration major to enroll in upper-level business required and concentration courses. To be eligible, students must complete each of the seven specific lower-level required courses with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher and hold a minimum GPA of 2.70 for ALL seven lower-level required courses.  In addition, students must earn a passing score of 70% or higher in the Computer Proficiency Exam.

Lower-level Required Business Courses (21-22 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 Required Business Courses (33 units)

Course Number Course Name
BUSX 301 Business Cornerstone (3)
Note: University Core: Advanced Writing Course (ENGL 317) 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 and Policy (MNGT 481).

Project Management and Business Analysis Concentration (24 units)

Course Number Course Name
Required Courses (15 units)
EBTM 443 Applied Project Management (3)
EBTM 446 Business Intelligence (3) (offered only in fall)
EBTM 450 Project, Program and Portfolio Management (3) (offered only in spring)
EBTM 454 Business Process Management (3)
EBTM 462 Project Quality and Six Sigma (3) (offered only in fall)
Elective Courses (9 units)
EBTM 419 Supply Chain Management (3)
MNGT 463 Organizational Leadership (3)
ACCT 341 Management Accounting I (3)
ACCT 442 Management Accounting II (3)
ENGL 318 Advanced Informational Writing (3)
EBTM 475-479 Special Topics in PMBA (3)
EBTM 492 PMBA Directed Readings (3)
EBTM 496 PMBA Independent Research (1-3)
EBTM 498 PMBA Internship (3)

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