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Human Resource Management, B.A. / B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1133 (BCR) Muncie, IN, United States
Are you passionate about empowering others and helping them reach their highest potential in the workplace? The Human Resource Management program of Ball State University will equip you to lead employees and co-workers toward common production and quality goals in almost any business, government agency, or civic enterprise.
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Overview

The real world-ready Human Resource Management program of Ball State University and welcoming community—recognized for excellence by the Society for Human Resource Management—offers a high return on investment and prepares you for a fulfilling career where you’ll make a lasting impact on your company or organization. As a human resources professional, you’ll help shape your workplace’s corporate strategy and policies—plus, you’ll play a pivotal role in hiring, creating benefits packages, career development, training, employee retention programs, and more.

What Can You Do with a Degree in Human Resources Management?

As a graduate of our human resources program, you will have access to a wide range of jobs, including:

  • human resources administrator or manager
  • staffing manager
  • branch manager
  • human resources analyst
  • organizational performance manager
  • personnel administrator or director
  • training manager
  • recruiter
  • compensation analyst
  • employee relations manager

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    National students can apply on a rolling basis.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Resource Management and Employee Relations
  • Talent Management
  • Employment Law
  • Managing Total Rewards
  • Talent Acquisition and Retention
  • Contemporary Issues in Human Resource Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission criteria include the strength of your high school curriculum and your performance, curricular patterns, and if your grade trends in academic courses were positive and consistent.
  • No grade point average guarantees admission to Ball State. We look for applicants that have demonstrated above average grades.
  • SAT/ACT scores are not required for admission but scores may be used to meet our English proficiency requirement.
  • Complete the online application for undergraduate admission.
  • You must provide high school transcripts and diplomas from all institutions where you have studied in the past. They must be submitted in English or with an official translation.
  • Passport Photocopy
  • Financial Documentation
  • Register for eShipGlobal to Receive Your Admissions & Immigration Documents

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25126 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    25126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25126 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8138 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8138 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Muncie

  • 876 - 1420 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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