Human Resource Management
Associate of Science Degree
– It’s all about People
People are the most important asset of most businesses, agencies and organizations. Human resource professionals are increasingly viewed as a critical component in the managerial, organizational, development, legal and ethics issues which are inherent in any entity that employs people. HR professionals are expected to contribute specialized knowledge and a broad understanding of business or organizational needs in the daily execution of their duties.
The Human Resource Management program offered at Interactive College of Technology includes the information and knowledge required to succeed in this high-demand field.
Some of the highlights of the program include:
- Introduction to Management
- Business Law and Ethics
- Recruiting and Selection
- Training and Professional Development
- Employee Benefits Administration
- Payroll Principles
- Strategic HR Management
- Relevant Computer Applications with Certifications
- Business Schematics
- Project Management
The program consists of General Education, Core, Technical Major Requirements and Elective courses.
Upon completion of this 2-year, 72-credit hour degree program the student will be prepared to manage the human resources efforts of a smaller company or serve as a valuable member of a Human Resource Management team in a larger organization. Through the program’s externship the student will have an opportunity to utilize real-life applications learned in the classroom.
This field is expected to experience consistent growth at least through the year 2022 and presents a solid opportunity to be an integral part of an organization and on be on a pathway to growth, both professionally and financially*.
*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Statistics