Demonstrate your expertise in the industry-leading SAP enterprise resource planning
software for business to prospective employers.
Recognized by employers, this award signals that you possess knowledge about how ERP
What is SAP/ERP?
SAP stands for Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing. SAP® is the market leader in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Organizations
use ERP software to manage cross-functional business processes, such as planning,
purchasing, inventory, sales, finance, customer relationship management, human resources
and more. Integrating all these functions allows business analysts and leaders to
see the big picture and make strategic decisions. More than 260,000 companies in over
130 countries and 80% of Fortune 500 companies use SAP. In the Baltimore area alone,
492 companies utilize SAP.
Why earn a recognition award for SAP?
As of spring 2018, more than 70,000 jobs listed on Indeed.com require SAP skills, making it one of the most in-demand IT skills. But like many
software programs, SAP is a complex platform that requires training to fully utilize.
Getting trained in this software as an undergraduate will give you a competitive edge
in the job market and will qualify you for numerous entry-level program manager and
business analyst jobs.
The recognition award is administered by the official SAP University Alliance program and signals to employers you possess this specialized training.
How to Earn the Award
Business Systems and Processes (BSAP) Students
The SAP Recognition Award is built into the business systems and processes (BSAP)
program. By completing the major’s required courses, you will be working towards the
Business Administration Students
If you want a specific SAP credential to add to your resume, you can take three of
the following courses to earn the SAP Recognition Award: EBTM 310, EBTM 360, EBTM
370 and EBTM 400. Business administration majors with a concentration in leadership
and management or marketing can also count EBTM 310 as one of their concentration
Business administration majors can complete a double major in BUAD and BSAP with only
five additional courses. You need just one additional semester to graduate with TWO majors. In addition, you
also earn the SAP Recognition Award—an unbeatable combination!
View more information: https://www.towson.edu/cbe/departments/business-analytics-technology-management/undergrad/systems/sap-recognition.html