Management-Human Resource Management Track

Bachelor's Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person or Blended

Management graduates learn how to plan effective business strategy, solve business problems, assure that businesses stay on track and lead and motivate employers to be productive.

A track in Human Resource Management prepares students to work in the area of managing human capital. With courses in organization behavior, employment law and compensation and benefits, students graduate prepared for a career in HR. They are also qualified to sit for the SHRM-CP exam. HRM students are required to complete an internship in the Human Resource area of a business or non-profit.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Business Plan Competitions
  • Internships
  • Research
  • Simulations


  • Day Planning
  • Deal with Data/Numbers
  • Get Along with Others
  • Make Good Decisions
  • Network with Others
  • Read and Write Reports

About This Degree


In-State: $232 per credit hour

Out-of-State: $464 per credit hour

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships


You could work as a(n):

  • Computer and Information Systems Managers
  • Financial Managers
  • Retail Managers
  • Human Resources Managers

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Walmart Stores Inc.
  • Tyson Foods Inc.
  • Baptist Health
  • J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. 


View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Earn an MBA
  • Ethical Leadership Certification
  • Professional in Human Resources (PHR)
  • Society of Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)

Point of Pride

The ATU College of Business is accredited by AACSB International.



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