Human Resource Management

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Department of Business Administration
Weber State University
1337 Edvalson St, Dept 3802
Ogden, UT 84408-3802

Phone: 801-626-6075

As a student in the Department of Business Administration, you can choose to concentrate in human resource management.

What can I do with a business degree in human resource management?

An emphasis in human resource management gives graduates opportunities in both the public and private sectors. You could start your career as a:

  • recruiter
  • training specialist
  • compensation and benefits administrator
  • payroll specialist
  • consultant
  • employment analyst

For the latest information on salaries in human resources, contact Pat Wheeler, employment and career services advisor for the Goddard School, or visit Career Services.

What will I learn?

Human resource professionals partner with management, supervisors and employees on ways to increase workplace efficiency and meet goals. As a human resource management student, you will learn to apply the latest employment laws and cutting-edge technology to the areas of:

  • recruiting
  • hiring
  • compensation and benefits
  • training and negotiations

What is the application process?

Students seeking a degree or certificate within the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics (GSBE) must be formally admitted. See the admissions criteria and the step-by-step admissions process.

Degrees available:

  • Master's Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Bachelor's Degree: Bachelor of Arts or Science (B.A. or B.S.) in Business Administration with an emphasis in human resource management
  • Minor: Business Administration (for non-business majors)
  • Certificate: Entrepreneurship

The Department of Business Administration is part of the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—the highest level of accreditation attainable.