A bachelor's in human resources degree can prepare you for a variety of careers where problem-solving and communication skills are a must. More specifically, an HR degree can equip you with the skills needed to work in the human resources field. As an HR professional, you can be a necessary asset to a successful business, and you will be ready for a variety of business settings. A bachelor's in human resource will teach you the fundamentals and best practices of HR as well as help prepare you for ethical and legal decision making.
This IACBE accredited degree demonstrates your knowledge and understanding of the human resources function within modern, complex organizations. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that the University of Arizona Global Campus' Bachelor of Arts in Human Resources Management (BAHRM) in the Forbes School of Business & Technology fully aligns with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates, which define the human resources (HR) content areas and competencies that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate level. Students enrolled in good academic standing, are eligible to apply for the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) examination in their final year of study.
Successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Human Resources Management degree by itself does not provide licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Arizona Global Campus is accredited by:
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
The University of Arizona Global Campus (formerly Ashford University) is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 1001 Marina Village Parkway, Suite 402, Alameda, CA 94501.
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
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