School and Ranking Information
This article looks at a nationally ranked university in the greater Miami area that offers human resource management education. Based on rankings, program offerings and graduation rate, the following school is considered one of the top schools in the area for studying human resource management:
- Winner: University of Miami is a private non-profit institution that has been ranked as having one of the top-70 best undergraduate business programs in the country. The university offers undergraduate degrees in human resource management through its business school.
School Info Chart
|Category||University of Miami|
|Ranking||Tied at #48 for National Universities (2015)*|
|Location||Coral Gables, FL|
|School Type||4-year, private not-for-profit|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||$42,852**|
|Human Resource Management Degrees Offered||Bachelor's|
|Human Resource Management Degrees Awarded in 2013||2**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||82%**|
|Noteworthy||UM is tied at #62 for best undergraduate business programs in the country (2014)*|
Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator
University of Miami
- The management department faculty members consistently receive high evaluation scores each semester
- The School of Business Administration is contained within large state-of-the art facilities
- The faculty members of the management department are active in publishing work
- The business school is accredited by AACSB International
University of Miami's main campus consists of nearly 240 acres and is located in Coral Gables, which is within Miami-Dade County and about 10 miles from the center of the city of Miami. The university has an enrollment around 17,000 students, boasting a low student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1. University of Miami has roughly 280 different degree programs between its bachelor's, master's and doctoral offerings.
The Department of Management, housed within the School of Business Administration, offers a Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Human Resource Management, though there are few differences between the two programs. Required courses for the major examine organizational behavior and human resource management. Students can pick 3 electives, including options such as leadership, training and tests and measurements.