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Human Resource Management (HRM)

The Human Resource Management concentration emphasizes concept and application, focusing on long-term goals and managing individual issues. The MBA for HR concentration teaches skills to identify and solve problems in the management of human resources.

HRM Concentration Coursework:

  • MGT 804 – International Management
  • MGT 806 – Social Issues in Management
  • MGT 810 – Human Resource Management for General Managers
  • MGT 811 – Foundations of Human Resource Staffing
  • MGT 812 – Advanced Topics in Human Resource Staffing
  • MGT 817 – Managing the Learning Organization
  • MGT 818 – Talent Management and Development
  • MGT 832 – Foundations of Negotiation
  • MGT 833 – Complex Negotiations
  • MGT 840 – Leadership and Team Management
  • MGT 842 – Leading the Strategic Change Process
  • MGT 852 – Entrepreneurship:  Recognizing New Venture Opportunities
  • MGT 872 – Strategy Process
  • MGT 877 – Consulting Process
  • MGT 878 – Management Consulting
  • MGT 879 – Strategic Management Consulting Projects

Students will also take elective courses through the School of Human Resources and Labor Relations at the master’s level on a case-by-case basis.

Technology: Team Effectiveness Lab

A state-of-the-art Team Effectiveness Lab offers three dedicated, five-person computer networks that run the Dynamic Distributed Decision-Making simulation software.

Researchers and advisors have created an educational experience grounded in reality yet forward-looking in emphasis.


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