YOUR CAREER POTENTIAL, MAXIMIZED.

Expand your professional capabilities and get hands-on experience using the human resources management skills required for lasting success.
PREPARE FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT
LEARN FROM INDUSTRY-EXPERIENCED EDUCATORS
EXPLORE A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT FOUNDED ON ACADEMIC SUCCESS

Develop professional skills for the future and prepare for career advancement with the online Bachelor of Arts in Human Resources Management degree from Illinois College.

Through a curriculum aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), you’ll gain the expertise human resources employers are looking for, plus the knowledge required to take the SHRM exam in your final semester rather than having to wait a year.

As you engage in courses, you’ll become proficient in topics including intercultural communication, talent acquisition, organizational behavior and more.

Throughout your academic career, you’ll receive unparalleled support from experienced educators who are committed to providing you with personalized guidance.

You’ll also receive flexible schedule options that allow you to balance your education with your full-time personal and professional responsibilities.

Interact with your educators, share ideas with your classmates and study at the time and place of your choosing.

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Illinois College
Accolades & Accreditations

Illinois College is consistently ranked as a top college in the Midwest and the country, and as a leader in liberal arts education by esteemed publications such as U.S. News & World Report. In 2017 and 2018, IC was named by Washington Monthly as one of America’s best bang for the buck colleges based on affordability and marketable degrees with good career options for graduates.

Illinois College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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Program
Distinctives

PREPARE FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT

Our online curriculum combines innovative management techniques with human resources essentials to provide you with the skills you need for the next step in your career.

LEARN FROM INDUSTRY-EXPERIENCED EDUCATORS

Receive personalized attention from expert educators who incorporate years of industry experience into every lesson.

EXPLORE A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT FOUNDED ON ACADEMIC SUCCESS

Our online learning platform is designed to provide you with everything you need to succeed academically and professionally, including unlimited opportunities to interact with educators and share ideas with your classmates.

What Happens
after Graduation

Once you’ve completed the online BA in Human Resources Management program that is pre-approved with SHRM alignment, you’ll Graduate READY to take the SHRM exam immediately and apply your new skills in the workplace and take the next step in your career.

Potential Career Outcomes

  • Human resources managers oversee the responsibilities of a company’s human resources department. They ensure the hiring process and training programs are conducted properly and facilitate communication between management personnel and employees.

  • Benefits specialists research and examine diverse employee benefit policies to determine the most affordable and beneficial options for the employees of their companies.

  • Hiring managers review employment applications and conduct candidate interviews to fill vacant positions within their company. These professionals may also plan and execute training programs for staff members to ensure all employees are capable of success within their roles.

Benefits of
Online Learning

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Flexibility

Online learning means you can attend class on a schedule that fits conveniently around your life.

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Study at Your Own Pace

Adjust your academic track as you see fit and spend as much time on materials as you need.

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Equal Standards of Excellence

IC’s online programs offer the same level of academic rigor as those on campus.

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Become a Leader

Online students are motivated and graduate with an increased understanding of their own fortitude and excellence.

Tuition & Fees

Illinois College seeks to provide a quality education at an affordable price. The following costs and fees apply to the online B.A. in Accounting program:

Tuition
Per Credit Per Course Estimated Tuition*
$375 $1,500 $12,100
Fees
$25 per Term

* Estimated tuition based on maximum transfer credits (88 credits).

Upcoming
Start Dates

January 19
March 16
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Support Team

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