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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Human Resources Management

Program Overview

Offers students the flexibility to specialize in areas in which they are most interested, including staffing, training, performance, and compensation, as they become familiar with the technology for developing and implementing human resource systems. Graduates enter careers where they grow and retain every company's most valuable asset-its people.

The bachelor of science in business administration curriculum consists of 120 hours comprised of business classes and liberal arts classes to give you a well-rounded education. CU CU Denver core (34 hours) You'll be educated in English, math, behavioral and social science, humanities, international perspectives, and cultural diversity. General electives for business (12 hours) These courses are taken outside of the Business School, but support a stronger awareness of disciplines relevant to business studies. Course topics include: Professional speaking, Microeconomics, Business writing, and Experiential learning Business core (36 hours) Your business classes will take you through the hard and soft skills necessary to succeed in business. You will also gain an international perspective of business through the required international course. Course topics include: Career and professional development, Business statistics, Business problem solving, Managerial accounting, Business law and ethics, Operations management, Marketing, Business policy and strategy management, Managing of individuals and teams Major classes (18 hours) We offer a breadth and depth of areas of study related to human resource management for our students. Course topics include: Managing people for a competitive advantage Staffing, training, and compensation Performance management Leading organizational change International studies (3 hours) Business is global, so your degree should be as well. Take advantage of any number of study abroad opportunities or apply your major to an internationally-focused course in a field that interests you. Past study abroad trips include: Innovation in Cuba, Sports and entertainment in London, Leadership in Dubai, and Sustainability in Denmark Electives and/or foreign language proficiency (17 hours) Foreign language courses may be waived if you've taken a certain number of classes in high school. These electives give you the freedom to dive deeper into topics or courses that interest you.
Program Description
The bachelor of science in business administration curriculum consists of 120 hours comprised of business classes and liberal arts classes to give you a well-rounded education. CU CU Denver core (34 hours) You'll be educated in English, math, behavioral and social science, humanities, international perspectives, and cultural diversity. General electives for business (12 hours) These courses are taken outside of the Business School, but support a stronger awareness of disciplines relevant to business studies. Course topics include: Professional speaking, Microeconomics, Business writing, and Experiential learning Business core (36 hours) Your business classes will take you through the hard and soft skills necessary to succeed in business. You will also gain an international perspective of business through the required international course. Course topics include: Career and professional development, Business statistics, Business problem solving, Managerial accounting, Business law and ethics, Operations management, Marketing, Business policy and strategy management, Managing of individuals and teams Major classes (18 hours) We offer a breadth and depth of areas of study related to human resource management for our students. Course topics include: Managing people for a competitive advantage Staffing, training, and compensation Performance management Leading organizational change International studies (3 hours) Business is global, so your degree should be as well. Take advantage of any number of study abroad opportunities or apply your major to an internationally-focused course in a field that interests you. Past study abroad trips include: Innovation in Cuba, Sports and entertainment in London, Leadership in Dubai, and Sustainability in Denmark Electives and/or foreign language proficiency (17 hours) Foreign language courses may be waived if you've taken a certain number of classes in high school. These electives give you the freedom to dive deeper into topics or courses that interest you.

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