College of Business & Economics

Department of e-Business &Technology Management

Degree Requirements

The combined major in business administration and information systems requires a minimum of 89 units to be earned with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. The program consists of 21 or 22 units of lower-level required courses, 6 or 7 units of required mathematics, 30 units of upper-level BUAD required courses, and 32 units of Information Systems requirements as well as the Towson University Core Curriculum.

Note: These requirements are for the catalog year 2013-2014. 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 (18 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 Microeconmic Principles (3)
ECON 202 or ECON 204 Macroeconomic Principles (3) or
Honors Macroeconomic Principles (3)
LEGL 225 Legal Environment of Business (3)
ECON 205 or MATH 231 Statistics for Business and Economics I (3) or
Basic Statistics (3)
MATH 211 Calculus for Applications (3)
Completion of the Computer Proficiency Exam (CPE) with a passing score of 70 percent or higher.

Required Mathematics Courses (7 units)

Course Number Course Name
MATH 263 Discrete Math (3)
MATH 273 Calculus I (4)

Information Systems Required Courses (32 units)

Course Number Course Name
CIS 211 Fundamentals of Information Systems and Technology (3)
CIS 239 Computer Systems Architecture (3)
CIS 334 Data Organization (3)
CIS 350 Telecommunications (3)
CIS 379 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
CIS 458 Organizational Database Management (3)
CIS 479 or
EBTM 443
Software Project Management (3) or
Introduction to Project Management (3)
COSC 236 Introduction to Computer Science I (4)
COSC 237 Introduction to Computer Science II (4)
CIS 435 or
CIS 440 or
CIS 475
Human-Computer Interaction (3) or
Systems Development for E-Commerce (3) or
Analysis/Design for Web Sites (3)

Upper-Level Business Required Courses (30 units)

Course Number Course Name
BUSX 301 Business Cornerstone (3)
Note: Advanced Writing Seminar is taken prior to or concurrent with BUSX 301
EBTM 306 Fundamentals of Project Management and Business Decisions (3)
EBTM 311 Principles of e-Business (3)
FIN 331 Principles of Financial Management (3)
MKTG 341 Principles of Marketing (3)
MNGT 361 Principles of Management (3)
EBTM 365 Principles of Operations Management (3)
BUSX 460 Professional Experience (3)
Note: Requires approved internship
MNGT 482 or
COSC 418
Business Ethics and Sustainability (3) or
Ethical and Societal Concerns of Computer Scientists (3)
MNGT 481 Business Strategy and Policy (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
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