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Master of Business Administration – Human Resource Management Concentration

master of business administration – human resource management concentration

Description

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program focuses on relevant business concepts, application of business research skills, and job-related behaviors critical for success in today’s competitive environment.

The MBA program provides the training and expertise needed to gain an edge in an ever-evolving business climate. Courses in the MBA program integrate strategies and theories aligned with organizational operations and business structures.

THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY’s online Master of Business Administration with a concentration in human resource management focuses on the methods in which students can change and improve upon the organization’s effectiveness and productivity. This graduate degree program is well-suited for individuals who seek to lead these initiatives within an organization.

This degree program aligns with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. THE AU is also a certified Top Employer by the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

Upon completion of the program, students should be able to do the following:
  • Evaluate the concepts of professional integrity.
  • Analyze processes that influence the control and management of organizations.
  • Explain how key international factors affect business.
  • Apply the various theories and methods associated with employee motivation and morale.

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Curriculum

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program focuses on relevant business concepts, the application of business research skills, and job-related behaviors critical for success in today’s competitive environment. The MBA program provides the training and expertise needed to gain an edge in an ever-evolving, business climate. Courses in the MBA program integrate strategies and theories aligned with organizational operations and business structures.

Equips students with the skills, knowledge, and competencies required to perform sound human resource (HR) management practices effectively as well as understand how HR interacts with organizational strategy. This knowledge of HR management systems is needed to maximize the efforts of organizational effectiveness and improve productivity, while reducing risk to the organization.

Major Requirements | Total Required Semester Hours: 24

CONCENTRATION COURSES : TOTAL REQUIRED SEMESTER HOURS: 12 HOURS

Department Contact Info

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Phone: +1 202-773-8688
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Tuition Rates

Our goal is to provide the strongest online academic programs at an affordable rate. On average, our tuition is less than half the cost of our competitors.

Ways to Save

Paying for school is possible. At THE AU, there are many Ways to Save including scholarships, Learning Partnerships and more.
  • Transfer Credits Accepted
  • Textbooks Included
  • Payment Options
  • Learning Partners Discount
  • Scholarships

Flexible Online Learning Options

Giving our students the flexibility they need to fit education into their busy schedules is at the core of our mission. Our courses are designed to accommodate working professionals, moms, dads, and anyone else who is balancing school with other life commitments.

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bachelor of science in business administration

Start anytime with LifePace Learning®. Progress through your course in as early as four weeks or as long as 10 weeks.

  • No Required Login Times
  • No Set Start Dates or Completion Dates
  • Complete Assignments at Your Own Pace
  • Enroll 365 Days a Year

Term Enrollment

bachelor of science in business administration

Complete assignments at your own pace while working within set course start and end dates. A term lasts approximately nine weeks.

  • No Required Login Times
  • Weekly Assignments Keep You on Track
  • Choose From 11 Term Start Dates Per Year
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THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF HIGHER EDUCATION is an online university that strives to change and improve lives through higher education by enabling students to maximize their professional and personal potential.

THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY provides student-centered support services that are personal, responsive and geared toward assisting students in achieving their educational goals. Caring, highly-trained faculty and staff create innovative educational programs that incorporate the latest instructional technology with challenging curriculums. THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY focuses on affordable, quality online instruction with a general education core that promotes lifelong learning and success.