Program of Study / Human Resource Management Concentration
This HR degree program aligns with the SHRM HR Curriculum Guidelines.
Required Major Courses
ACC-220 - Financial Accounting (3.00 cr.)
ACC-221 - Managerial Accounting (3.00 cr.)
BUS-250 - Applied Data Analysis for Business Decisions (3.00 cr.)
BUS-300 - Principles of Management (3.00 cr.)
BUS-310 - International Business (3.00 cr.)
BUS-340 - Business Law (3.00 cr.)
BUS-343 - Operations Management (3.00 cr.)
BUS-348 - Organizational Behavior (3.00 cr.)
BUS-360 - Principles of Marketing (3.00 cr.)
BUS-370 - Corporation Finance (3.00 cr.)
BUS-481 - Human Resource Management Internship (3.00 cr.)
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BUS-485 - Business Experiential Learning (0.00 cr.)
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BUS-495 - Business Strategy (3.00 cr.)
ECO-100 - Principles of Macroeconomics (3.00 cr.)
ECO-101 - Principles of Microeconomics (3.00 cr.)
Concentration in Major
BUS-350 - Human Resource Management (3.00 cr.)
15 credit hours chosen from the following:
BUS-352 - Training and Development (3.00 cr.)
BUS-452 - Compensation and Benefits (3.00 cr.)
BUS-455 - Staffing (3.00 cr.)
BUS-458 - Employee Relations Management (3.00 cr.)
BUS-499 - Research in Business (1 - 3.00 cr.)
ECO-320 - Gender and the Economy (3.00 cr.)
Note: Students may not earn both a concentration and a minor in Human Resource Management
Completion of the student portfolio and passing the exit examination are required.
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