Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources Management

The Human Resources Management degree focuses on integrated learning experiences in which students develop problem solving and team building skills.  The program is designed for students who desire a broad understanding of business operations with an intense focus on the area of Human Resources Management.  This specific course of study will equip students with the highly sought after skills required for success in HR while completing the strategic circle through courses in organizational management.

The course work component of the degree in Human Resources Management (HRM) presents the building blocks of theory and application that focus on core business principles, personnel management and retention, employee and labor relations, diversity management, and organizational development.

General Requirements

English 111 and 112

Writing Intensive (2 courses)


Music, Art, or Fine Arts


Science (7 hrs lab & non-lab)

Computer Competency

Philosophy or Religion


Health & Wellness


Cross Cultural

Psychology, Sociology,Political Science or Economics

(9 credit hours from 3 of the 4 disciplines)

Major Requirements

ACC 204 Principles of Management

MKT 205 Principles of Marketing

BUS 303/304 Business Law I or II

MTH 170 Statistics

BUS 310 Quantitative Analysis for Business Decisions

ACC 205 Principles of Financial Accounting

ACC 230 Principles of Managerial Accounting

FIN 308 Principles of Business Finance 

ECO 212 Principles of Macroeconomics

ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics

BUS 410 Management Information Systems 


ACC 220 Accounting Information Systems

BUS 450 Business Strategy & Policy

MGT 314 Organizational Behavior

MGT 334 Human Resources Management

SPC 370 Training and Development

HRM 430 Benefits and Compensation

HRM 440 Employment Law

HRM 450  Strategic Human Resource Management

HRM 411 Talent Management (W)


Student Services


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Student Services Specialist
(618) 744-0426



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Student Services Specialist
(618) 744-0426