Degree Requirements – Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management

Core Curriculum Requirements – 72 hours (60 hours with emphasis degree):

Must be completed prior to beginning HRM program

Christian Literacy* 12 hours

  • BI 1311 Life of Christ – 3 hours
  • BI 1314 Book of Acts – 3 hours
  • BI 2302 Pentateuch – 3 hours
  • Bible Elective – 3 hours

Cultural Heritage Literacy 3 hours

One course in humanities or history

Information and Communication Literacy ** 6 hours

Composition and Literature

  • EH 1301 English Composition I – 3 hours
  • EH 1302 English Composition II – 3 hours

Mathematical and Scientific Literacy 9 hours

  • MH 1300 College Math (or higher) – 3 hours
  • Physical Science or Natural Science – 3 hours
  • Mathematics, Physical or Natural Science – 3 hours

Personal and Social Literacy 12 hours

Social Science

Choose four courses in any social science area.

Electives 30 hours (18 hours with emphasis degree)

HRM Program Requirements

Professional Literacy 48 Hours (60 hours with emphasis option):

Semester 1   20 Weeks

  • Module 1: 5 Weeks – HRM 4300 Organizational Behavior – 3 hours
  • Module 2: 5 Weeks – HRM 4311 Supervision and Management – 3 hours
  • Module 3: 5 Weeks – HRM 3300 Research Methods in Mgt. – 3 hours
  • Module 4: 5 Weeks – HRM 3310 Statistical Methods and Research – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 3341 Survey of Management – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 3140 Perspectives of Management – 1 hour
  • Module 11: HRM 4199 Research Project – Part 1 – 1 hour

Semester 2    15 weeks

  • Module 5 – 5 Weeks – HRM 4310 Management Info. Systems – 3 hours
  • Module 6 – 5 Weeks  -HRM 3320 Effective Interpersonal Relations – 3 hours
  • Module 7 – 5 Weeks – HRM 3331 Biblical Perspectives – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 4383 Survey of International Mgt. – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 4183 Perspectives of International Mgt. – 1 hour
  • Module 11: HRM 4399 Research Project – Part 2 – 3 hours

Semester 3    17 weeks

  • Module 8 – 5 weeks – HRM 4330 Human Resource Management – 3 hours
  • Module 9 – 5 weeks – HRM 4381 Management and the Family – 3 hours
  • Module 10 – 5 weeks – HRM 4341 Business Ethics and Values – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 4391 Survey of Training & Development of HR – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 4191 Perspectives of Training & Development of HR – 1 hour
  • Module 11: HRM 4299 Research Project – Part 3 (2 hours)
  • HRM 4090 Comprehensive Exam

Semester 4  (if emphasis is selected)  14 weeks

  • Online: HRM 4386 Survey of Health Administration – 3 hours
  • Online: 7 weeks – HRM 4387 Healthcare Economics & Public Policy – 3 hours
  • Online: HRM 4388 Managed Care, Policies & Impl. – 3 hours
  • Online: 7 weeks – HRM 4389 Med. Office Super., Cod. & Bill. – 3 hours

Total Hours Required for Graduation: 120 Hours

*Students who transfer in core curriculum requirements for the HRM Program can substitute 12 hours in general education courses for this requirement. Students who take courses at Faulkner University to satisfy the core curriculum requirements for the HRM Program must take a Bible course within every 15 hours to satisfy the University’s Christian Literacy requirement.

** A course in computer literacy is recommended for students prior to taking the professional literacy area.