This program is available at the Beavercreek, Online and Springfield - Leffel Lane locations.
The Human Resource Management option is available in a combination of online, hybrid, and traditional formats. Traditional format is offered during the day and evening at the Greene Center Campus as well as the Springfield Campus. Students should consult with an advisor for the recommended sequencing of courses.
The Human Resource Management option provides students with a well-rounded education. It consists of basic management courses complemented with in-depth studies of human resource management, staffing, training and development, employment law, and compensation and benefits.
The Human Resource Management curriculum is designed to equip students with knowledge and practical skills for managing a company’s human resource function. The program schedule that follows is designed for full-time students who have completed all prerequisites and who have no college preparatory recommendations. Many individuals, especially part-time students and those taking college preparatory courses, will require additional semesters of study. Students should consult their academic advisors for help in planning their schedules.
All business students are expected to use information technology skills as it applies to course requirements within all management options.
Embedded Certificate This degree program contains one or more embedded certificates which will automatically be awarded if the certificate requirements are met unless the student contacts Records and Registration and indicates he/she does not wish to have the certificate credential awarded.
* Students who plan to complete a baccalaureate degree in the future should opt to take ACC 1100, Introduction to Financial Accounting. A proficiency test is available for ACC 1100.
** Students with little or no computer background should enroll in ITS 0800 before taking other computer courses. Students without adequate keyboarding skills should enroll in ITS 0810 before taking a computer class.
*** Technical electives must total 3 semester hours. You may choose ACC 1300, MGT 1105, or MGT 1115. ACC 1300 recommended.
**** Students who plan on transferring courses for advanced degree work should verify the best/appropriate course selection based on the receiving institution's degree requirements.
***** Must be a global awareness (GA) course and come from arts/humanities courses identified in the Catalog.
^ Proficiency Test available.
A complete listing of humanities and social science electives is available in the College Catalog.
Students should follow the recommended sequencing of courses, with consideration to the pre/co-requisites, including college preparatory (CPE) requirements.
Students with significant business experience, where expertise equals or exceeds the outcomes of a particular course(s), are offered two options for earning experiential credit. Proficiency exams are available for selected courses. Other courses may allow a student to potentially earn credit through a portfolio presentation.
Students enrolled in Associate of Applied Business degree programs are preparing for employment upon graduation from the program. However, at some point many of these students are also interested in completing a bachelor's degree. A number of colleges or universities have designed bachelor's completion programs designed for students completing applied degrees. See the Transfer section of the catalog for more information.