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Bachelor's in Business Administration – Human Resource Management Specialization

Are you ready to become a confident, effective leader qualified to work in human resources management? You can prepare for management-level roles in as little as 21 months with the B.S. in Business Administration with Human Resource Management specialization at Indiana Wesleyan University. With the skills learned in this Bachelor of Business Administration program, you can sit for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) certification exam and pursue leadership roles in this diverse career path.  

Why Pursue My Human Resources Management Online Degree at IWU?

There are several benefits for students who choose to earn their bachelor’s in business administration at IWU. Our student support system includes tech support, tutoring, and full-time chaplains for additional counseling and mentorship. Through our online option, students get the same high-quality, accredited education that campus-based students expect. Our Christian faculty teach from the same biblical worldview valued on our campus, so that students can implement these principles in a fulfilling career. Plus, the cost of your Bachelor of Business Administration is locked in once you start the program. This ensures you know the total cost of your education from the time you begin learning.

What Will I Learn in This B.S. in Human Resource Management Program?

The human resource management specialization helps students develop knowledge and proficiencies in several critical areas, including compensation and benefits, accounting principles, communication, and international issues. Courses are taught by faculty with professional experience in the topics they teach. Their first-hand insight and interactive coursework will provide a comprehensive experience that you can immediately apply in your current career.

What Makes IWU Different?

Education Pioneer

IWU has provided on-campus education for more than 100 years.

Rooted in Christ

Faith-integrated curriculum and a commitment to changing the world.

Superior Support

Center for Student Success for counseling, tutoring, and more!

Tuition & Aid

42 Credit Hours


$455/ Credit Hour

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans’ benefits, and employer reimbursement.

Financial AidTuition Info

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing
What You Will Study in This Online Bachelor’s in Human Resource Management Program

Coursework for your Bachelor of Business Administration covers how to:

  • Develop effective decision-making to address modern human resource challenges
  • Apply Christian principles in your career in human resources
  • Become a trusted leader in management-level roles in all types of organizations
  • Understand human resources from a global perspective

Program Requirements
  • Proof of high school graduation or GED certification.
  • Original transcripts from all previous college or university study at a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Prior completion of at least 60 transferable credit hours is required before the student is eligible to start a bachelor's core program.
  • Completion of 120 semester hours.
  • Completion of the required core courses with a GPA of 2.25 or higher.
  • Overall cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Completion of 30 hours of general education requirements as specified.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.
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Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

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