Be a part of today’s dynamic Internet economy in professional e-Business careers. The market for e-commerce is huge! The number of digital buyers reached 171 million in 2015 and continues to increase, with the total number of digital buyers projected to surpass 190 million by 2018. Total e-commerce sales for 2015 were estimated at $341.7 billion, an increase of 14.6% from 2014 and accounted for 7.3 percent of total sales.
E-business careers entail a variety of activities, including online sales management, website and landing page development, customer database administration, Internet advertising, pricing and promotion strategy planning and much more. Earn your bachelor’s degree to prepare for exciting opportunities in just about every market sector.
- e-Commerce sales in the US are projected to reach $482 billion by 2018, accounting for approximately 9% retail sales within the country.
A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.
Earn your online bachelor’s degree at Ashworth College to qualify for great ebusiness careers. Call 1-800-957-5412 or enroll online today.
SOURCE:US Census News, Quarterly E-Commerce Retail Sales, 4th Quarter, 2015, Statista, "Retail e-commerce sales in the United States from 2013 to 2019" (May 10, 2016).