Business Administration - Human Resources, M.B.A. | Online | Anderson University (South Carolina) | Anderson, United States
18 months
525 USD/credit 15750 USD/year
525 USD/credit 15750 USD/year
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If you gravitate toward HR roles in companies, consider adding the Master of Business Administration - Human Resources program at Anderson University (South Carolina) to your MBA. We’ll help you transition from merely supporting a company to partnering in its profitability.


Whether you’re planning a work-life balance event, or considering how to attract the best candidates for a new position, you never want to lose sight of bottom line business values: what’s the budget, and how do we measure the returns on our investment? The Business Administration - Human Resources program at Anderson University (South Carolina) will enhance your value as an HR professional because you’ll understand—and employ—the business principles that make your company thrive.

Anderson University (South Carolina)'s faculty members are established leaders in the state’s human resources community, from the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) to the state’s Chamber of Commerce.  You’ll benefit from our faculty members’ decades of experience and extensive professional network. Through this nine-credit concentration, you’ll study senior-level HR paradigms in compensation management and talent acquisition as well as current issues in human resource management.

Your future in HR

Adding the HR concentration to your MBA will help you align your desire with helping professionals through hiring, promotion and compensation to your organization’s business objectives. You’ll be prepared to become a more valuable HR professional and equipped to become an HR business partner. You’ll have the expertise to advise management on HR-related interests, from providing a cost-benefit analysis of hiring an external job recruiter to what comprises a strategic benefit package for executives. Salaries for HR business partners can exceed $140,000.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Thought and Application 
  • Strategic Human Resource Management 
  • Quantitative Analysis 
  • Financial Management 
  • Organizational Behavior 
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Leadership and Ethics 
  • Operations and Management and Business Analytics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Materials should be submitted as soon as possible.


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45 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution of higher learning
  • Have previous relevant work experience. If a student is lacking this experience the student may satisfy this requirement by completing an internship or working while in the MBA program
  • Appropriate cumulative college GPA (2.75) or GMAT score exceeding 510
  • Submit three Reference Request Forms - one being from your supervisor
  • Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper), 220 (computer) or 75 (internet) will be required if English is not the student’s first language, and proof of current Visa for International students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Anderson

1600 - 2783 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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