Online Human Resource Management Degree

The McKendree University online human resource management degree provides students with the basic principles of talent management and tools for successfully managing today’s diverse employees. Busy adults will find flexibility in the eight week course format toward completion of the online degree program. The online HR degree is aligned with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.



Why an Online Human Resource Management Degree?

The online degree in Human Resource Management 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.



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Flexible Online Course Format

Online courses are delivered using the course management system Brightspace. All classes for the online BBA are offered over an eight week period. Many students choose to take two courses during each eight week session



Advancement Opportunities

Graduate studies in these areas will qualify an individual for higher level positions within human resource management:

  • MBA
  • MS
  • JD



Career Opportunities

Online Human Resource Management majors go on to a variety of careers including:

  • Talent Management

  • Recruiting

  • Benefits and Compensation

  • Training and Development

  • Strategic Human Resource Management



Interesting ClassesStudent in Graduation Cap and Gown

  • International Business

  • Organizational Behavior

  • Business Ethics & Social Response

  • Consumer Behavior

  • Business Strategy & Policy



Next Step

Contact your student services specialists and get details on the admission process, unofficial transcript evaluation, and our next start date.



Key Faculty


Anna Smith, M.A., PHR, SPHR, SHRM-SCP




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