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Online Bachelor's Degree

Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Science
AT A GLANCE
  • 120 credits
  • Transfer up to 90 credits
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
TUITION
  • $312 per credit (in-state)
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
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Enhance your leadership capabilities, grow your people skills, and increase the bottom line.

An online bachelor’s degree in human resource management from University of Maryland Global Campus can open the door to a career in nearly any industry. Grow your people skills, help increase your company's bottom line, and gain a comprehensive understanding of human resource functions like resource planning, recruitment, selection, placement, orientation, training and career development, and labor relations.

Total Credits Required: 120

Required Major Courses: 36 Credits

  • (3 Credits, HRMN 300)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 302)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 362)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 367)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 395)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 400)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 406)
  • (3 Credits, BMGT 364)
  • (3 Credits, FINC 331)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 408)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 467)
  • (3 Credits, HRMN 495)

Related Required Course

The following may be applied to general education or elective requirements.

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 300)

General Education Courses: 41 Credits

Review the options available to fulfill the 41 credits of general education coursework for bachelor's degrees.

Minor and Elective Courses: 43 Credits

Review a list of available academic minors or see the course catalog or Schedule of Classes to help you select elective courses.

Sequence Course Requirement(s) Fulfilled
1 (1 Credit, LIBS 150) General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
2 (3 Credits, PACE 111B) General Education: Research & Computing Literacy
3 (3 Credits, WRTG 111) General Education: Communication
4 (3 Credits, WRTG 112) General Education: Communication
5 (3 Credits, NUTR 100) General Education: Biological & Physical Sciences
6 (3 Credits, HRMN 300) Major
7 (3 Credits, SPCH 100) General Education: Communication
8 (3 Credits, MATH 105) General Education: Math
9 (3 Credits, IFSM 300) General Education: Research & Computing Literacy; Major
10 (3 Credits, HRMN 302) Major
11 (3 Credits, HUMN 100) General Education: Arts & Humanities
12 (4 Credits, BIOL 103) General Education: Biological & Physical Sciences
13 (3 Credits, BEHS 103) General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
14 (3 Credits, ARTH 334) General Education: Arts & Humanities
15 3-credit elective course Elective
16 (3 Credits, ECON 103) General Education: Behavioral & Social Sciences
17 (3 Credits, HRMN 362) Major
18 3-credit elective course Elective
19 (3 Credits, HRMN 367) Major
20 3-credit elective course Elective
21 (3 Credits, HRMN 395) Major
22 3-credit elective course Elective
23 (3 Credits, HRMN 400) Major
24 (3 Credits, WRTG 394) General Education: Communication
25 3-credit elective course Elective
26 (3 Credits, HRMN 406) Major
27 3-credit elective course Elective
28 3-credit elective course Elective
29 (3 Credits, BMGT 364) Major
30 3-credit elective course Elective
31 3-credit elective course Elective
32 (3 Credits, FINC 331) Major
33 3-credit elective course Elective
34 3-credit elective course Elective
35 (3 Credits, HRMN 408) Major
36 3-credit elective course Elective
37 3-credit elective course Elective
38 (3 Credits, HRMN 467) Major
39 3-credit elective course Elective
40 (3 Credits, HRMN 495) Major
41 1-credit elective course Elective

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Program Highlights

Develop skills and gain knowledge through coursework that draws from the expertise and experience of our respected faculty.

Industry Snapshot

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Student Organizations

Society for Human Resource Management, UMGC Chapter

The UMGC Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management provides opportunities to network with other students, staff, and faculty who are currently working in or are interested in entering the human resource field. It is available to undergraduate and graduate students. To join, please fill out the UMGC SHRM Chapter form. Students may also join SHRM nationally at the student rate via the SHRM website (the UMGC SHRM Chapter number is 5578). UMGC students and alumni are also welcome to join the UMGC SHRM Chapter Facebook group. For more information, please email umgcshrm@umgc.edu.

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