Those seeking a degree in human resource management within 25 miles of Austin, TX, can choose from three schools. Two of these are for-profit institutions. Based on school population, student-to-faculty ratio and number of degrees awarded, the following school is considered a top school in Austin for human resource management studies:
- Winner: Concordia University Texas is a private university offering a bachelor's degree program in human resource management. It is the largest and only nonprofit institution in the city providing this type of program. It also awards the highest number of 4-year degrees in human resource management in Austin.
School Info Chart
|Category||Concordia University Texas|
|Distinction||Part of the Concordia University System, which enrolls more than 31,000 students across the nation*|
|School Type||4-year, private not-for-profit|
|Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||Undergrad: $25,880**|
|Human Resource Management Degrees Offered||Bachelor's|
|Human Resource Management Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013||14**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||34%**|
|Noteworthy||Business club for students and Society for Human Resource Management|
Sources: *Concordia University Texas; **NCES College Navigator
Concordia University Texas
- 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio
- Curriculum of the human resource management program is offered in an accelerated format
- Human resource management program offers an optional internship at local businesses
Concordia University Texas is a private university enrolling more than 2,500 students annually. It is comprised of the Colleges of Business, Education, Liberal Arts and Science. The business college serves about 525 undergraduate and graduate students annually, and it offers a bachelor's degree program in human resource management in accelerated and online formats. The accelerated format is designed primarily for working adults, with classes meeting only once per week.
The curriculum of the Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management is taught from a Christian perspective. Students learn to train employees and manage employee benefits, such as insurance policies and retirement funds. Students also learn the fundamentals of economics, finance and strategic management. Students can minor in business or healthcare administration as well.