Human Resource Management

Human Resources Management Emphasis


The program of study leading to the MBA with an Emphasis in Human Resource Management is 36 credit hours and develops the student’s ability to evaluate the relationship between human resource management and organizational strategy. Students learn how to conduct effective interviews and evaluate bases of pay, including incentives and pay for performance systems. Ethical issues related to compensation and benefits are addressed and students learn to design and develop effective training programs. 

Academic Learning Plan - MBA with Human Resources Mgmt Emphasis (doc)

In addition to foundational proficiencies, candidates are expected to have completed the equivalent of one of the following UWF courses:

MAN 3301 Human Resources Management
GEB 5816 MBA Foundations: Principles of Human Resources Management

MBA Core (27 Semester Hours)

GEB 5878 Business Process Integration 1.5 semester hours
GEB 5930 Information Resources and Industry Analysis 1.5 semester hours
ACG 6309 Accounting for Decision Making 3.0 semester hours
MAN 6156 Management and Organizational Behavior 3.0 semester hours
QMB 6305 Quantitative Methods for Business 3.0 semester hours
ISM 6137 Business Analytics 3.0 semester hours
ECP 6705 Advanced Managerial Economics 3.0 semester hours
FIN 6406 Financial Management 3.0 semester hours
MAR 6815 Marketing Management 3.0 semester hours
MAN 6721 Strategic Management 3.0 semester hours

Human Resources Management Emphasis Courses (9 Semester Hours)

Students will take three of the four courses listed. Selection is based on advisor approval and course availability.

MAN 5331 Compensation and Benefits    3.0 Semester Hours
MAN 5351  Recruitment and Selection 3.0 Semester Hours
MAN 5347 Performance Management  3.0 Semester Hours
MAN 6317 Strategic Issues in Human Resources Management 3.0 Semester Hours

Total Hours: 36.0 Semester Hours

 

Tuition

The following is the tuition breakdown for students pursuing a Master of Business Administration online.

ProgramPer Credit HourPer Course*Per Program
MBA $456.50 $1,369.50 $16,434

*Per course amount based on three-credit course.

FEES

A $30 application fee is required; applications will not be processed without it.

Applicants are admitted to the University only for the semester for which they apply. Students who do not enroll in the semester for which they have been admitted and want to be considered for a different semester must reapply and pay the application processing fee again. Applicants will be considered for admission under the policies in effect at that time. Admission is not automatic. If a student has attended another collegiate institution prior to updating the application, the student must provide an official transcript of all work attempted.


 

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We are accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 4.7% of business schools worldwide have earned this symbol of the highest standard in management education.