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Human Resources Management, Certificate of Achievement

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Banner Code: 2_CM_HRMG

Control Number: 21331

Not Financial Aid Eligible


This program is designed for students who wish to study or pursue careers in the human resources field.

Program Level Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Obtain a general knowledge of the human resources function, including pertinent laws and regulations.
  2. Explore theoretical, practical, and strategic approaches to human resources management.

Potential careers students may enter upon completion are as follows:

  • Human resources manager
  • Human resources specialist
  • Human resource assistant
  • First line supervisors of office and administrative support workers
  • Administrative service managers

Review Graduation Requirements

Course Title Units
Required Courses
MGMT G111Human Resources Management3
ACCT G110Payroll Accounting And Taxation3
Elective Courses
Select two of the following:6
BUS G108Legal Environment Of Business3
or BUS G110 Business Law
MGMT G110Elements Of Management3
MGMT G115Essentials of Organizational Behavior3
MGMT G130Team Building And Group Dynamics3
MGMT G140Business and Organizational Ethics3
Total Units12

Recommended Program Sequence

These sequences are general maps for students to finish all requirements for the Certificate. There may be advisories or time requirements that students may want to consider before following these maps. Students are advised to meet with a GWC Counselor for alternate sequencing.

Year 1: 

Course Title Units
Semester 1
MGMT G111Human Resources Management3
ACCT G110Payroll Accounting And Taxation3
Select two of the following:6
BUS G108Legal Environment Of Business3
or BUS G110 Business Law
MGMT G110Elements Of Management3
MGMT G115Essentials of Organizational Behavior3
MGMT G130Team Building And Group Dynamics3
MGMT G140Business and Organizational Ethics3
Units12