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HU Ranked #22 For HR Degree By

Huntington University’s human resource management adult degree program has been ranked #22 by as one of 2016’s “Best Online Bachelor’s in Human Resources Degree Programs.”

Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in human resources online is ideal for busy adults who want to get ahead in the workplace. Most online HR programs are flexible and accelerated, allowing students to learn the same material they would in a traditional program, but over a shorter period of time and in classes that fit their schedules.

“It is always an honor to be singled out as one of the best in the country,” said Julie Goetz, director of Graduate and Professional Programs. “It is through the work of faculty dedicated to delivering quality instruction and students who want to learn that we are able to receive awards like this.”

To evaluate each online program, used a complex methodology that compares academics, student experience, financial aid and enrollment in the online bachelor’s in human resources program, resulting in a clear picture of the best offerings in the country. The list of rankings features program highlights, course frameworks, LMS software, price ranges and more.

Huntington University’s nationally-ranked Bachelor of Science degree in human resource management is a degree completion major comprised of 51 credit hours (128 credits), which enables adult students to better compete in the job market, especially in the growing field of human resource management. The degree focuses on the skills required to become a human resource generalist.

The Adult Degree Programs curriculum is taught in sequentially ordered courses that meet one evening per week. The program can be completed in Huntington, Fort Wayne, Columbia City or online. Students entering a bachelor’s degree program are required to have earned 50 semester hours of college credits prior to entering the program. Courses in the core curriculum and elective courses are taken to complete the Bachelor of Science degree requirements.

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Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).