Bachelor of Science Degree in
Human Resources Management


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science in Human Resources (HR) Management is a 100% online program that will equip you to become a Spirit-empowered HR professional in the business world. You will graduate with technical knowledge and skills in human resources management, business communication, and organizational behavior that are essential for this field of study.

More than this, our commitment to educating your whole person - mind, body, and spirit - can truly set you apart in the HR field. You will experience a life-transforming education that will grow you in character and competence, which are both needed to create collaborative and safe work environments that foster positive employee relations and reduce employee turnover.

In addition, our unique mission to equip Spirit-empowered leaders is why you will graduate from this program with a solid foundation that will prepare you for PHR® certification. This program will be presented to ACBSP Fall 2021 for accreditation. 

What can I do with a degree in Human Resources Management?

Our unique mission to develop Spirit-empowered leaders will enable you to become an in-demand professional in an expanding human resources field within every industry. Your degree will prepare you to serve in potential occupations, such as:

  • Human Resource Manager
  • Employee Benefits Manager
  • Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analyst
  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner

What distinct courses will I take?

To become a human resource professional, you will take various courses such as:

  • Business Communication
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Workforce Planning and Employment Law
  • Compensation and Benefits,

How long will it take me to graduate?

This program is 120 credit hours. If you were to begin without transferring credit, you could still complete this degree in as little as 3.5 years when you enroll full-time. We consider full-time enrollment for this program as 6 credit hours per 7-week term with 6 terms per year.

How much does this program cost? 

Our affordable tuition means your finances go further. In addition, many students benefit from federal aid and our interest-free payment plan. To view your cost, click here.

Any other reasons to complete my degree online with ORU? 

  • You’ll graduate on time with a team of Success Coaches who’ll walk with you every step of the way.
  • You can begin classes ASAP with year-round terms and direct access to our friendly admissions team.
  • Fit classes into your schedule so you can balance work and family commitments.
  • Academic support with easy access to caring professors and helpful learning resources.
  • Access classes anytime and anywhere with our mobile-friendly and user-friendly online platform.
  • ORU Online is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and utilizes the same world-class curriculum as traditional courses.

Ask us about our introductory Online Strategies class that will jump-start your journey with 3-credit hours towards your degree. Experience what students around the world have gained earning a degree with ORU Online.

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