E-Commerce and Web-based Business

The E-Commerce & Web-Based Business BA degree explores the infinite possibilities that the internet can offer a business. From eliminating geographical limitations to lower operations costs, E-Commerce has many advantages over brick-and-mortar businesses. Enrolling in the program at HTC will help you develop the integral skills and knowledge to create a rock-solid approach toward successful business and commerce on the web. The degree coursework covers both the technical foundations and the design creativity that work hand-in-hand to grow competitive online businesses. Some specific courses include Web Programming, Website Design and Development, and Graphic and Multimedia Design. A BA degree in E-Commerce & Web-Based Business from HTC will help launch your career in a variety of professions as an E-Business Consultant, E-Services Manager, or go on to become an online business entrepreneur.

Program Chair

Paul Pinkus
Paul Pinkus, CPA
E-Commerce sales in 2021 accounted for over 13% of total sales with 80% of American consumers shopping on line and those numbers will only continue to rise. Our students are being equipped to assist the sellers and the buyers in more effectively and efficiently navigating the electronic highway of commerce.

A minimum of 120 semester hours (or credits) is required for all students who graduate from Hebrew Theological College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Included in those semester hours are Judaic Studies core requirement, liberal arts / general education core requirements, and courses required for your major.

Advanced Hebrew Studies (AHS) Core – 36 credits

Requirement Credits
TALH - Talmud* 16
BIBH - Bible 6
HISH - History 6
PHIH - Philosophy 2
HEBH - Hebrew** 6

*Flex Program students are exempt from this requirement
**You can test out of this requirement

Liberal Arts & Sciences (LAS) Core – 19 credits

Requirement Credits
ENGH 111 and ENGH 211 - Composition 6
ENGH 275 or ENGH 203 - Literature 3
MATH 104 - Math 3
HISH 113 - Western Civilization 3
NSCH - Science (with Lab) 4

E-commerce Major Required Courses - 48 credits

Requirement Credits
ACCH 201 - Principles of Accounting 3
ACCH 202 - Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
BUSH 206 - Data Analysis 3
BUSH 213 - Business Communication*** 3
BUSH 215 - Macroeconomics or Microeconomics 3
BUSH 272 - Statistical Analysis*** 3
BUSH 311 - Principles of Marketing 3
BUSH 322 - Jewish Business Ethics*** 3
BUSH 341 - Business Finance 3
BUSH 361 - E-Commerce 3
BUSH 385 - Business Policy*** 3
CAIH 250 - Introduction to Web Programming 3
CAIH 271 - Graphic and Multimedia Design 3
CAIH 324 - Client-Based Web Development 3
CAIH 338 - Server-Based Web Development 3

*** Must be taken at HTC. Transfer credits are not accepted for these courses. You must also take at least three other course (9 credits) at the 300 level, in residence at HTC.