Human Resources and People Management B.B.A.
Business is about more than profit margins, innovation and bottom lines – it’s also about people. When talent is recognized, motivated employees will do better work. The human resources and people management program at Saint Joseph’s University helps students become managers who can lead thoughtfully and diligently.
What is a Human Resources and People Management B.B.A.?
The Human Resources and People Management B.B.A. prepares adult learners for careers in human resources (HR) management by developing the skills necessary to attract, retain, develop and deploy an organization’s most important asset: its employees.
Saint Joseph's University's curriculum is formally aligned with the guidelines published by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world’s largest human resources professional organization, which provides education, research, advocacy and certification resources. Our alignment with the SHRM Body of Knowledge demonstrates to future employers that adult learners in our program are educated in all areas considered essential for a human resources practitioner.
What Can I Do With a Human Resources and People Management B.B.A.?
While some of our alumni have chosen to follow a more general management track after graduation, adult learners in our human resources and people management program are well prepared to pursue roles as:
- Human resources managers
- Employee relations specialists
- Compensation specialists
- Human capital analysts
- Recruiting specialists
How Will a Human Resources and People Management B.B.A. Enhance My Career?
Students in the program learn how to attract, develop and retain talented employees. Human capital management plays a critical role in all organizations today, and our graduates learn the keys to successfully leading and motivating people. The Human Resources and People Management B.B.A. program also provides adult learners with a strong foundation to pursue an M.S. in Strategic Human Resource Management from Saint Joseph's University.
Our program is flexible to fit your needs as an adult learner and offers daytime, evening and online courses.