Your Future in Human Resources

The Bachelor of Science in Human Resources accelerated online degree is recognized by US News and World Report (2020) as the Best Online Program which successfully prepares you to become a leader for human resource requirements in any industry and organization albeit nonprofit, private, or government. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that human resource positions and needs are expected to expand by 22% within the next 10 years to meet current trends.

Working individuals looking to enter the human resources field or anyone currently in this area can take advantage of accelerated online courses focused on critical content such as labor relations, business law, compensation, and employee recruiting, training, and development. Collectively, when you complete this program, you will possess the precise skills and knowledge desired for organizations in the modern market.

Likewise, the BS in Human Resources at CSU is aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Students in their final year are eligible to certification examination which, upon passing, provides an even greater number of opportunities because this academic achievement is highly desired by organizations.

Please access the full BS in Human Resources academic catalog for the 2021-2022 academic year to learn more about this opportunity.


CSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and was recently ranked as #11 nationwide for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs (US News & World Report, 2020).

Marc Embler

Marc Embler

Dean of the College of Adult and Professional Studies, Associate VPAA for CSU Online


Why Human Resources at CSU?

Charleston Southern Online was ranked #1 in South Carolina for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News & World Report. This major is fully online and provides relevant content and practical application to today’s careers and is flexible for full-time working adults. Experienced professors incorporate a faith component into the human resources curriculum.

As an Human Resources major, you’ll take courses like…

  • Accounting Principles for Managers
  • Human Resources Management
  • Business Policy
  • Labor Relations
  • Organizational Culture
  • Employment Law

Graduates are equipped for a variety of career paths.

  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Compensation and Benefits Manager
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Job Analysis Specialists
  • Employee Education Consultant
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Charleston Southern Online offers degrees within a variety of disciplines fully online or in a blended format. Each degree program is combined with a comprehensive liberal arts foundation, which is designed to develop problem-solving and communication skills.

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