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Human Resource Management Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 65
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Course Descriptions: Show All | Hide All

Semester 1
BUS-102 Introduction to Business O E 3 $603.00
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1 $201.00
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $603.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $603.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $804.00
MAT-128 Precalculus -OR- 4 $804.00
Math Elective 3
MGT-101 Principles of Management O E 3 $603.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology O E 3 $603.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 2
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I O E 4 $804.00
BUS-180 Business Ethics O E 3 $603.00
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers O E 3 $603.00
MGT-170 Human Resource Management 3 $603.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $603.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 3
BUS-183 Business Law O E 3 $603.00
BUS-903 Business Field Experience 3 $603.00
MGT-174 Training and Employee Development 3 $603.00
MGT-177 Staffing 3 $603.00
MGT-180 Management and Labor Relations 3 $603.00
Human Resource Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 4
MGT-142 Problems and Issues in Supervision and Management 3 $603.00
MGT-178 Employment Law 3 $603.00
MGT-190 Employee Compensation and Benefits Management 3 $603.00
Human Resource Elective 3
Human Resource Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Human Resource Electives
ACC-132 Principles of Accounting II O E 4 $804.00
ACC-160 Payroll Accounting 2 $402.00
ACC-310 Computer Accounting 2 $407.00
ACC-803 Accounting Simulations 1 $201.00
ADM-159 Proofreading and Editing 3 $603.00
BCA-132 Electronic Communications 3 $603.00
BCA-134 Word Processing 3 $603.00
BUS-220 Introduction to International Business 3 $603.00
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics O E 3 $603.00
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics O E 3 $603.00
ENG-106 Composition II O E 3 $603.00
FIN-121 Personal Finance 3 $603.00
HCM-242 Event Planning and Customer Service 2 $402.00
MGT-110 Small Business Management 3 $603.00
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing O E 3 $603.00
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3 $603.00
WDV-102 Introduction to Web Development 3 $603.00

Math Electives
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $603.00
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $603.00
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $804.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $804.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $804.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Academic/College Success Advisor

Lisa Wright
Black Hawk Hall 201
319-296-2329 ext.1068
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Program Advisor

Karen Reynolds
Black Hawk Hall 110
319-296-2329 ext.1380
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Business and Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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