Human Resource Management Major
A person's career begins, progresses and even ends in the HR office. If you're interested in recruiting, managing and developing talent for organizations, you'll find a fit in our Human Resource Management major.
What You'll Study
Human resource managers are vital to the success of for-profit and nonprofit organizations alike because HR professionals control an organization's lifeblood—its employees.
Through our Human Resource Management major, you'll learn the processes of selecting, training and developing talent into valuable employees. You'll study how to manage a healthy work environment to increase employee satisfaction and organization productivity. With a grounded understanding of business ethics and federal law regarding HR policy, you'll be eqipped to promote a safe and open environment to help any business succeed.
Our students leave the program prepared for careers in:
- General management
- Compensation and benefits
- Recruitment, selection and placement
- Training and education
- Labor and industrial relations
Internships and Jobs
One More Thing
David Tharp, Human Resource Management Alum
What really stood out to me was how hard the business faculty and staff worked to make sure students had professional experience."