Business Management with an Option in Human Resources

Associate Degree

Career Outlook

Your New Career
Work for a large company, a government agency, or small family-owned business. Whichever you choose, you'll have the skills for the job.

  • Earn your Associate Degree at home, in as little as 14 months, with appropriate transfer credit, by studying just an hour a day for your new career.
  • No experience necessary. The Associate Degree in Human Resources Management Program is designed so even beginners can learn quickly.
  • Be an assistant, specialist, or generalist in the areas of compensation, recruitment, employee benefits, or labor relations.
  • Increase your career options and earning power in this rewarding career field.

Your New Career Opportunities
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, job opportunities for Human Resources professionals are projected to increase 10% through 2018.* Apply the skills you learn in your training program diligently for a successful and secure future. They do important, exciting work that keeps the vital employment information of workers safe and secure.

Your New Skills
You'll learn every important part of being a Human Resources professional:

  • Safety and health training
  • Career development
  • Training concepts
  • Components of a total compensation package (salary, bonus, and benefits)
  • Employer and employee objectives for benefit plans
  • ...and much more.


* Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2018. Source: "National Industry-Occupation Employment Matrix," a publication of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.