Master of Business Administration / Human Resources
Southern Wesleyan University

Program Details

The online MBA with a concentration in Human Resources program prepares students for careers in almost any organization or industry in the area of human resources leadership.  The curriculum contains MBA courses and courses in Human Resources.  The MBA ensures that students are prepared to succeed in business operations in various industries and departments through courses in areas including finance, marketing, production, and administration.  The Human Resources courses provides skills in organizational leadership and strategic thinking while helping students learn about talent recruitment, management, and engagement.  You will learn how to build an organizational culture and execute HR strategies that align with organizational strategies while also being able to make the organization more effective and profitable.  Graduates understand Christian values, ethical issues, and the legal processes that affect businesses and are prepared to act as the leadership that drives transformational organizational change.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • GPA of 2.7 or better on all undergraduate coursework or on the final 60 hours of undergraduate coursework
    • If GPA is less than 2.7 but better than 2.5, students may be granted conditional admission if approved by the Admission Committee
    • If GPA is less than 2.5 and upon approval of the Admission Committee, students may take the GMAT and present a score of 450 or greater for consideration
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work
  • Undergraduate coursework in statistics, accounting, and economics
  • Applicants for whom English is a second language, applicant must submit an official TOEFL score of at least 550 (paper test), 213 (computer test) or equivalent evidence of proficiency in English

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges