Bachelor of Human Resources Management
What can an accredited online human resources management degree do for you?
Human resource management is the backbone of any organization and one of today’s most exciting and stable careers. Glassdoor ranked Human Resource Managers in its top 15 of the best jobs in the nation in 2021, and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the field will grow by 9 percent through 2026, adding 12,200 more jobs to the workforce.
Point Park is now offering a flexible, affordable Bachelor of Science in Human Resources degree online. Graduates possess the tools and knowledge to become an integral part of organizational success with key skills in business, psychology and the specific functions of human resources.
Our human resources degree helps you build a bridge to success as you prepare to be highly qualified for a variety of HR-related professions. In Pittsburgh and online our faculty brings real-world HR experience into the classroom, as many professors have worked or currently work in the industry, giving you an inside look at how to succeed as a human resources manager.
Industry-aligned HR Degree in Pennsylvania
Our HR Partner Program matches students one on one with an HR professional to provide insight into the profession, as well as opportunities for job shadowing and networking. Additionally, our curriculum aligns fully with the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and we are an HR Certification Institute (HRCI) Academic Provider through the Associate Professional in Human Resources® (aPHR®).
Transform your experience into college credit towards your Online B.S. in Human Resources Management
Point Park University offers robust Prior Learning Assessment and Advanced Standing/Experiential Learning Credit opportunities. Point Park’s flexible transfer policy allows students to transfer credits from qualifying experiences including other college institutions, College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST exams) or UEXCEL exams, Advanced Placement (AP) credit and experiential learning assessment portfolio submissions. Experiential learning credits are not considered current coursework for financial aid, and they do not fulfill any of the minimum 30 credits that must be completed at Point Park University to graduate. In addition, experiential learning credits through portfolio submissions are capped at 18 credits.
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|Est. Program Length:||2 – 4 Years|
|Course Length:||8 Weeks|
|Cost Per Credit:||$495|
|Transfer Credits Accepted:||Up to 90|
Tell me more about Point Park University’s Online B.S. in Human Resource Management
Benefits of an HR Degree from Point Park University
Point Park Online invites you to enjoy this humble interview with Human Resource Management Program Director Sandra Mervosh, M.S., SHRM-SCP, SPHR.
HR Management Student Highlight
“My degree in human resource management appealed to my managers because my role as physician employment coordinator is for someone who has an HR degree and wants to be exposed to various parts of the field.”
The BLS reports that the median annual wage for an HR manager was $121,200 per year in 2020. Point Park University’s online human resources degree qualifies you for numerous professional roles, including: