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Online MBA in Human Resources

Develop a Flourishing Business Culture with Your MBA in Human Resources

SWU’s Online MBA in Human Resources opens the door for a career in human resources leadership in almost any industry. Not only will you gain sought-after skills like strategic thinking in talent recruitment, management and engagement, you’ll learn to effectively build an organizational culture and execute well-defined HR strategies that align with a larger purpose. 

Better yet, this program is 100% online. We’ve made our MBA in Human Resources program flexible so you can accomplish your career goals on your terms. You won’t have to disrupt your day-to-day for a shot at a better tomorrow.

In Human Resources, certifications are important. In this program, you’ll be prepared to sit for the Professional in Human Resources® (PHR) exam for PHR certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), whether it’s your first time taking the exam or you’re looking to recertify. 

We’re here to help you achieve your career goals. All you have to do is take the first step. Apply today.

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Online Program Start Dates

Monday, January 11, 2021
Monday, August 23, 2021

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Courses

 

At a Glance


MBA Leveling Courses

For MBA candidates whose undergraduate degree is in a field other than business or have not met prerequisite courses for the program, academic leveling courses should be completed to provide a comprehensive review of all the foundational material associated with the degree program.

Learn more about MBA Leveling Courses


Final Examination — At the end of the program, students may be required to complete a comprehensive examination designated by the program. Students should consult the School of Business for specific details and requirements.

Career Paths with Your MBA in Human Resources

Your MBA in Human Resources prepares you for a broad range of positions but focuses on key HR issues in the workplace. With your MBA in HR, you’re ready to pursue a variety of HR positions, including:

  • Human resource director
  • Human resource manager
  • Human resource consultant
  • Benefits manager
  • Compensation specialist
  • Recruiting manager

Admission Requirements for Master of Business Administration

  • Submitted application
  • $25 application fee
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Experience in a healthcare setting of at least one year (healthcare administration concentration student only)
  • 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, you 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, you may take the GMAT and present a score of 450 or greater for consideration. Admission to the program is not guaranteed by taking the GMAT.
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work
  • Undergraduate coursework in statistics, accounting, and economics. If your undergraduate degree is in a field other than business or you have not met prerequisite courses for the program, academic leveling courses should be completed to provide a comprehensive review of all the foundational material associated with the degree program. Learn more about academic leveling courses.
  • 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.

Have any questions? We can help. Connect with an admissions representative at 877-644-5557 or  .

Notice of Nondiscrimination

In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendment of 1972 and with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Southern Wesleyan University does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, sex, or physical handicap in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. The university reserves its right to operate as a church-related institution and to develop policies consistent with the religious tenets of its sponsoring denomination, The Wesleyan Church.

Additional information related to SWU’s non-discrimination policies include:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Sexual Misconduct Policy (Title IX)