Graduate Certificate in Electronic Commerce


To provide expertise in both the business and technological sides of e-commerce: doing business on the Internet. The program participants will learn successful market structures and business models, as well as Internet programming on the client and the server sides.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the certificate program requires a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a satisfactory academic record.


18 credits (six courses) are to be chosen from the following:

CSCI5550     Business Programming Techniques and Data Structures (or)
CSCI5505     Introduction to Computer Programming
CSCI5525     Introduction to Computer Science
CSCI6735     Client-Server Computing
CSCI6758     Electronic Commerce
CSCI6810     Java and the Internet
CSCI6844     Programming for the Internet
CSCI7795     Building Electronic Commerce Systems


Students must satisfy the prerequisites of the courses that they will take.


Special tuition rate is available at 33 1/3% off the regular tuition rate for eligible students.

Academic Credits

Courses with number 6000 or higher completed through this certificate program can be credited toward the M.S. Electronic Commerce program. Other courses may be substituted with prior approval of the Academic Advisor.