B.S. in Business Administration, Human Resource Management Specialization
You'll have what it takes to make your mark in business while having the knowledge on how to be successful in workplace in areas like staffing, training, compensation, and laws and regulations when you specialization in Human Resource Management.
The Society For Human Resource Management
The Merrick School of Business is certified by SHRM for having its B.S. in Business Administration specialization in Human Resource Management aligned with the SHRM HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.
Certification: 11/20/2019 - 12/31/2023
Human Resource Management AT UB
Human Resources is one of the cornerstones of successful organizations. Our faculty are experts in areas of organizational behavior, leadership and management. Their research is varied and impactful, and they contribute interesting (sometimes even provocative) scholarly works. For example, Associate Professor of Management Lisa Stickney has a research stream that looks at anger in the workplace and gender roles.
What Our Faculty Say
"The effective management of employees is crucial to organizations, many of which point to their employees as their greatest asset. When you study HR, you learn practical skills that show you how to bring out the best in your company’s employees. Also, it’s worth mentioning that the field is growing. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, HR jobs are growing at a rate greater than the national average, and that growth is expected to continue well into the next decade."
- Lisa Stickney, Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Management and International Business
Careers in Human Resource Management
When you choose to specialize in human resource management, your career path is wide open. Check out some careers in human resource management.
Many business students benefit from the Helen P. Denit Business Honors Program's enriched curriculum, enhanced interactions with faculty and alumni, employer site visits and exceptional internships.
Accelerated Bachelor's to Master's
Save time and money: Begin graduate school before you finish your bachelor’s degree by applying to the Accelerated Bachelor's to Master's Option.
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