BA in Human Resources
Build the foundation for a professional leadership career in human resources as well as further study at the graduate level. Emerge from the School of Business' online human resources degree program with an understanding of business, functional operations and decision processes as they relate to the management of human resources.
An important component of the curriculum is preparing and qualifying graduates to sit for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification examination, which is administered by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).
Online human resources degree courses explore:
- Risk management
- Recruitment, selection and placement
- Training and development
- Compensation, including job evaluation, wage surveys, incentives, pay equity, benefits and strategy
- Interviewing and counseling
- Industrial and organizational psychology
In addition to the analytical tools and technologies necessary to solve complex management problems, the program emphasizes leadership skills within Saint Leo University's core values and traditions.
Saint Leo's online human resources management B.A. is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), a professional accreditor for business programs in student-centered colleges and universities throughout the world.
The Saint Leo program has also been reviewed by the influential Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and has been confirmed to meet SHRM guidelines for undergraduate programs. SHRM is the world's largest association devoted to human resource management.