Human Resource Management

Online Business Degrees

Human Resource Management

The Human Resource Management concentration provides learners with a wide area of knowledge in the HR field including: strategic management, workforce planning and employment, human resource development, total rewards, employee and labor relations, and risk management.

Our curriculum incorporates the latest theoretical knowledge on strategic human resource issues and the practical skills that are vital for a successful professional career in this field. This objective is achieved not only through formal instruction but also through a hands-on manner, with a strong emphasis on real world case studies.

The various professions related to human resource management have a critical role in the future in helping people adapt to the increasingly high-tech, global, multi-cultural and team-oriented nature of the workplace. Midway College’s program prepares graduates for employment in areas such as human resource management, training and development, management, and education.

Program Course Listing

  Semester Hours
General Education Requirements 37
Business Administration Major Requirements* 48
Application Software (CS 235) 3
Principles of Accounting I (BA 210) 3
Principles of Economics I (BA 220) 3
Leadership & Org. Behavior (BA 305) 3
Business & Org. Communication (BA 313) 3
Managerial Economics (BA 317) 3
Business Research Methods (BA 319) 3
Principles of Marketing (BA 320) 3
Managerial Finance (BA 321) 3
Business Plan Development (BA 325) 3
Principles of Management (BA 330) 3
Managerial Accounting (BA 331) 3
Strategic Planning (BA 411) 3
Project Management (BA 415) 3
Human Resource Management (BA 440) 3
Business Capstone (BA 490) 3
Human Resource Management Concentration Requirements* 18
Workforce Planning & Employment (HRM 300) 3
Training and Development (HRM 302) 3
Legal Environment of HRM (HRM 303) 3
Seminar: Critical Thinking & Case Studies (HRM 304) 3
Employee Selection & Performance Assessment (HRM 401) 3
Compensation & Performance Mgmt. (HRM 405) 3
Electives 21
Total 124

*A minimum grade of “C” is required.

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