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Terry Ross

University of Baltimore
e-Learning Center
Thumel Business Center BC 002C
phone: (410) 837-5078
e-mail: tross@ubalt.edu



Biographical Information

Terry Ross is the Program Manager for e-Learning at the University of Baltimore and works in the the e-Learning Center, which maintains UBOnline, UB's online campus. The University's webMBA program was the first AACSB-accredited, fully-online MBA program in the world, and has been called "one of the best" by U.S. News. In the Fall of 2001, the University unveiled its webBachelor's program, which offers upper-division undergraduates the opportunity to earn a BS in Business, while UB's webMPA program provides online delivery of an NASPAA-accredited M.P.A. degree. Terry has also been an Adjunct Professor of Management Information Systems at the University's Merrick School of Business. He has lived in Chicago and Baltimore, and his ideal city would combine the summers of the former with the winters of the latter.

Educational background

Terry has earned both a B.A. in Philosophy and an M.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Illinois, Chicago; an M.A. in English Literature from Johns Hopkins, and an M.S. in Management Information Systems from the University of Baltimore.

Previous work experience

Terry has worked in the University's Web Teaching Lab, a forerunner of the e-Learning Center. He has taught English and Composition at the University of Illinois, Chicago; Johns Hopkins in Baltimore MD; and for five years at Hood College in Frederick, where his English courses included Shakespeare, 17th-Century Literature, Modern Irish Literature, and survey courses. He has also been a free-lance writer and an extra on television.

Other Internet experience

In addition to his work, Terry manages these sites, each of which is the home to a cluster of highly informational pages:

Hobbies and Interests

Terry is an avid birder, and a past President of the Baltimore Bird Club. He is also both a Civil War and an opera buff, has visited most of the major league baseball parks in the East, and spends more time online than is good for him.


This page is maintained by Terry Ross, who can be reached at tross@ubalt.edu. This page was last updated on November 14, 2013. I don't always refer to myself in the third person.