Management and Marketing

Human Resource Management Program Details

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  • Campus Availability: Macomb, Quad Cities, Online
  • Student develop the professional skills needed for a successful career in any organization.
  • Diverse career opportunities are available in recruiting and staffing, training and development, industrial and labor relations, compensation and benefits, safety and health, and government compliance
  • WIU’s HRM curriculum has been recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) for being aligned with its guidelines

Please refer to the undergraduate catalog for detailed program information and course requirements


Career opportunities in Human Resource Management are exciting, challenging, and rapidly expanding.

  • Compensation Specialist
  • Compliance/EEO Officer
  • Human Resource Consultant
  • Human Resource Generalist/Assistant
  • Human Resource Information Systems Analyst
  • Human Resource Manager/Director
  • Job Analyst
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Pay/Benefits Administrator
  • Recruiter
  • Senior Manager of Workforce Planning
  • Workforce Trainer


The demand for more human resource professionals continues to increase as a result of international, economic, demographic, and legal trends.

  • Allstate
  • BP (British Petroleum)
  • Cobham Mission Systems Sector
  • Colony Brands
  • Community Health Care, Inc.
  • Genesis Health System
  • Group O
  • Guardian Industries
  • HON/HNI Corporation
  • John Deere
  • Kia Motors Manufacturing
  • Kone
  • O'Rourke Sales Company
  • Target
  • UPS
  • Walt Disney World