BBA in Human Resource Management

Society for Human Resources Management logoA BBA in Human Resource Management prepares you for a career in managing human resources in private or public organizations, government or nonprofits. As a human resource manager, you will play a key role in staffing the organization and in training,
development and employee compensation.

Graduating with a major in Human Resource Management makes you immediately employable and readies you for a long career with opportunities for advancement.

Growing Demand for Human Resource Managers

  • Graduates hold jobs such as Employee Relations Manager, Corporate Recruiter, Training and Development Manager and HR Business Partner.

  • Organizations have a growing need for well-qualified HR managers with the skills to effectively attract, motivate and retain a diverse workforce.

  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor projects a national growth of 9% through 2030 for human resource managers with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree.

Click here to review the Undergraduate Catalog description of the Human Resource Management major and curriculum.

What Professionals are Saying

Alex Smith Alex Smith
Chief HR Officer, City of Memphis
“As a seasoned HR professional, I strongly support the UofM’s major to fuel student knowledge, capability and professional growth in the field of Human Resources.”
David Dufor David Dufour
President, Society for Human Resources Management | Memphis
“Highly-skilled HR professionals have never been more necessary. The impacts of the pandemic, the difficulties associated with employee retentions and the need for developing skilled workers are just a few of the critical areas that HR can affect in any size organization.”

Looking for more?

Students, click here to learn about our award-winning Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Student Chapter. 

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