Associate of Applied Science in Human Resources Management

IT CIS Level: Beginner/Intermediate - CIAT

Level:
Beginner/Intermediate

Computer Information Systems Program Length

Program Length:
2 yrs

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# Of Courses:
17

Number of CIAT CIS Certifications

Industry Certifications:
1

Explore our Associate of Applied Science in Human Resources Management

In today’s fast-paced business environment, effective human resources management is critical to the success of any organization. It’s not just about hiring and managing employees; it’s about creating a positive work environment, fostering employee engagement, and aligning HR strategies with the organization’s goals.

The Associate of Applied Science in Human Resource Management program is tailored to prepare students for successful careers in HR. It covers a comprehensive curriculum addressing various aspects of HR management, including onboarding, training, employee retention, ethical management, and legal compliance. Students develop essential skills such as communication, problem-solving, and critical thinking to tackle HR challenges. 

The program emphasizes a strategic perspective, aligning HR strategies with organizational goals. Graduates are qualified for entry-level HR positions and may pursue certifications like HRCI aPHR. Potential roles include HR Coordinator, HR Assistant, HR Manager Assistant, and Personnel Coordinator, contributing to organizational success by managing and supporting the workforce.

At CIAT, you can earn more than just a human resources management degree: you can gain expertise, marketable skills, and in-demand industry certifications that will help you stand out in today’s job market. We offer flexible, live online classes that are perfect for working adults, one-on-one tutoring, unlimited access to workshops and support, and personalized career services, to help you achieve your academic and professional goals.

Program Eligibility

  • Prior industry experience needed: None – beginners welcome!
  • Prior industry certifications recommended: N/A

What You’ll Learn

In our Associate of Applied Science in Human Resources Management degree program, students will develop a diverse set of skills highly sought after by employers:

  • HR Management: Gain insight into the core functions and responsibilities integral to human resource management. Develop proficiency in key HR principles and practices, including public speaking, critical thinking, problem-solving, technical writing, and organizational ethics.
  • Emotional Intelligence: Explore the concept of emotional intelligence and its pivotal role in effective human resource management.
  • Effective Presentations: Learn to craft impactful presentations tailored to diverse audiences, utilizing a range of presentation techniques.
  • Training and Development: Learn strategic approaches to enhancing employee skills and competencies through training and development initiatives.
  • Talent Acquisition: Study the process of identifying and recruiting top talent to meet organizational needs and objectives.
  • Employment and Labor Law: Analyze the legal framework governing employment and labor relations, ensuring compliance and fair practices.
  • Communications: Develop strong interpersonal communication skills essential for navigating today’s multifaceted workforce.
  • Change Management: Assess organizational behavior dynamics and principles of change management to successfully navigate and lead through periods of transition and transformation.

This program will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in the dynamic field of HR management and contribute meaningfully to organizational success.

Campus Options 

  • National City, California (Online & Hybrid)

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We are excited to introduce our new Associate of Applied Science in HR Management to the CIAT program offering. Join the waitlist today to stay connected and receive program updates and enrollment information.

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CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

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CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

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MILITARY-FRIENDLY

We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

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FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

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Request an appointment with one of our IT expert Admissions Advisors for personalized guidance on building your education plan. You’ll be able to book an appointment instantly for a time that fits your schedule. 

Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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