MBA with concentration in Human Resources Management


Program Description

Gain the edge necessary to accelerate your career growth with a Master of Business Administration degree (MBA). Enhance your professional confidence, project management, and critical thinking and leadership abilities.

You can enhance your education and elevate your professional position after a program consisting of only 33 credits. You'll find this program is one of the most accelerated available online.

You'll also discover that an MBA from Ashford University is one of the lowest cost programs available at $480/credit. You may also be eligible to use a tuition reimbursement plan through your employer.

Personalize your MBA degree when you pair it with a concentration. Use previous education or work experience to enhance your MBA and customize it more closely with your professional and educational goals.

Human Resource Management concentration

This concentration focuses on training and development, compensation and benefits, and strategies in human resource management. Courses cover areas such as workplace performance, including performance problems, and how the HR function aligns with the vision, strategy, and values of organizations.

Last updated Dec 2017

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About the School

Balance your job with online coursework as you earn your Bachelor's or Master's degree. You'll find Ashford University, founded in 1918, is an ideal choice for you whether you're a working adult or ha ... Read More

Balance your job with online coursework as you earn your Bachelor's or Master's degree. You'll find Ashford University, founded in 1918, is an ideal choice for you whether you're a working adult or haven't yet completed your degree. Count on Ashford University to provide a high-quality degree program that is: Affordable --Benefit from one of the lowest program costs available online. Master's courses start at $432/credit. Accelerated -- Earn your degree in as little as 12-24 months. Classes are 5-6 weeks and are taken one at a time. Convenient -- Enjoy the flexibility of online courses, 24 hours a day. Online classes are asynchronous, so like email, you can log in anytime to participate and post your work in class. The mission of Ashford University is to provide accessible, affordable, innovative, high-quality learning opportunities and degree programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing integrity in their lives, professions, and communities. Purposes To foster a vigorous, diverse learning environment shaped by contemporary awareness, intellectual inquiry, and a shared search for truth in which students gain knowledge and build skills and values used in their personal and career development. To cultivate student-centered learning at all levels, supported by technological resources and led by qualified faculty and staff who are guided by contemporary scholarship and professional practice. To promote the development of foundational values relevant to leadership in the 21st century: self-worth, creativity, interdependence, service, integrity, and effectiveness. To foster intellectual and personal growth, sensitivity to diversity and human dignity, effective and responsible leadership, environmental responsibility, and lifelong learning. To provide a traditional liberal arts college experience, accelerated external-degree programs for adult learners, and relevant graduate programs. To place priority upon institutional effectiveness, excellent value, affordability, responsive student services, accountable administrative processes, continuous assessment of student learning, and curriculum improvement to assure quality in a rapidly changing culture and demonstrate innovative leadership in higher education. To maintain operational, financial, and strategic strength to ensure the future of Ashford University. Read less