Human Resources (M.B.A.) - Online

The MBA in Human Resources program at Bryan College prepares HR professionals with the ethical decision-making skills crucial to strategically managing an organization’s personnel and related programs.

The program provides a broad discussion of the field of HR and offers deeper insight and interaction with key points of learning. The online HR program is delivered entirely online, which allows students to finish their graduate degree in as little as 14 months while continuing to work full-time. In addition, the MBA in HR is recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as meeting the recommended guidelines for HR education.

Degree Quick Facts

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  • Format: 8-week accelerated classes meet online.
  • Credit Hours: 36 credit hours to graduate
  • Location: Online
  • Cost: Competitive pricing
  • Accredited: SACS Regional accreditation, SHRM approved
  • Christian Worldview: All courses are taught from a Christian worldview.
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There are many benefits to earning this degree!

  • Increase your earning potential by qualifying for a salary increase or promotion.
  • Acquire key competencies needed to succeed in HR as identified by SHRM including business acumen, communication, critical evaluation, ethical practice, leadership, and more.
  • Develop a broad understanding of HR.
  • Expand your ethical framework and integrate Christian principles into your management and HR practices.
  • Enhance your moral decision-making skills crucial to managing an organization and its personnel.
  • Learn from instructors with real-world experience and some of whom are actively working in the field of HR.
  • Network with students and faculty.
  • Perform in-depth research and analysis into an area of interest within HR during the graduate Seminar in HR.

Flexible Format

Course offerings start online every 8 weeks, providing the opportunity to start classes when it is convenient for you. You may take up to 2 courses at a time, allowing you to finish your degree in as little as 14 months.

*Not all students will finish their degree in 14 months. We recommend consulting with your advisor at least once per semester to ensure you are on track for graduation.


Bryan College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is fully recognized by the US Department of Education.

Bryan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bryan College.