Bachelor of Business Administration: Human Resources Management

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that Brenau University’s BBA and MBA degrees in Human Resouce Management fully align with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Throughout the world, 437 programs in 325 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates. The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were developed by SHRM to define the minimum HR content areas that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The guidelines — created in 2006 and revalidated in 2010 and 2013 — are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative to define HR education standards taught in university business schools and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources Management is designed to develop students’ knowledge, abilities and competence to recognize, evaluate and manage the human assets in an organization. This degree prepares students for careers in employee selection, training, evaluation and career planning among others.

LIBERAL EDUCATION CORE: 45-47 Credits 

BUSINESS CORE: 48 Credits

AS 100 First Year Seminar or AS 311 Professional Development
AC 201 Accounting Principles I
AC 202 Accounting Principles II
BA 206 Microeconomics
BA 207 Macroeconomics
BA 208 Business Communications
MG 301 Management Principles
BA 303 Business Statistics
MK 315 Marketing Principles
BA 316 Legal Environment of Business
MG 318 Organizational Behavior
BA 327 Managerial Finance
HR 333 Human Resources Management
BA 340 Strategic Thinking & Innovation
BA 417 Business Ethics
BA 470 Value Chain Management
BA 499 Business Capstone

MAJOR COURSES

BA 330 Cultural Diversity in the Business Environment
HR 301 Research Methods in Org
HR 312 Recruiting and Selection
HR 401 Benefits and Compensations
HR 414 Designing Training Programs
HR 422 HR Strategic Planning
HR 428 Measurement of HR Management

TOTAL REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 120 CREDITS

*For details about your specific program plan, please consult the University Academic Catalog.

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