Online Master’s Degrees in Ecommerce
Upon graduation, students may either seek employment or pursue a doctoral degree in ecommerce. Master’s-level graduates may gain employment in management, sales, web development, database design, and marketing.
- Prerequisite: Bachelor’s Degree
- Program Length: One to two years to complete
- Post-Grad Options: Employment or Doctoral Program
- Projected Employment Growth: 12% (2010-2020)*
The curriculum for online master’s in ecommerce degree programs may consist of major coursework alongside technology-based electives. These courses may teach how to build internet infrastructure, design databases, and build websites using client-and-server-side technologies. Core ecommerce courses may include the following:
- Enterprise Infrastructure
- E-Commerce Website Engineering
- Database Technologies
- Object Orienting Modeling
- Intranets and Portals
- Internet Supply Chain Management
- Secure Electronic Commerce
Master’s-level graduates may gain employment in sales, social media, marketing, web development, and retail. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities in sales management are projected to increase by 12% from 2010-2020.*
Possible careers include:
- Director of Infrastructure
- Sales Manager
- Project Manager
- Ecommerce Operations Manager
- Consumer Marketing Director
Students who successfully complete a master’s-level degree in ecommerce may wish to continue their studies by enrolling in a doctoral degree program. A doctoral degree in business with an emphasis in ecommerce may allow students to conduct intensive research in order to develop innovative technological sales and business strategies.
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
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