Human Resource Management

What can I expect from an HR major?

Western Michigan University students considering a human resource management majors should review the resources from the Haworth College of Business Career Center to learn about the major and a career in the field.

Explore the requirements for human resource management major.

What type of position can I expect from an human resource management career?

  • Human resource generalist or specialist—compensation, benefits, training, labor relations, recruiter
  • Management training program—management trainee, sales trainee, manager-in-training, executive team leader
  • Human resource service supplier—staffing specialist, compensation and benefits specialist, staffing supervisor, recruiter, on-site staffing specialist
  • Continued education—master's programs, certification programs

Check out career resources related to this major from the career center.