Human Resources

Your Future in Human Resource Management Starts Here

The Human Resource Management concentration at Roanoke College provides students with the skills necessary to be successful in the human resource management field. Students will learn how to apply communication and interpersonal skills acquired throughout their coursework to real life situations. Students in the Human Resource Management concentration will study concepts such as job design, employee recruitment and selection, performance appraisal, compensation, training, career management and health and labor relations.

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Why Study Human Resource Management?

The Human Resource Management concentration

  • provides students with an understanding of human behavior
  • prepares students for conflict management
  • offers a wide range of courses for students to take with a variety of topics

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Potential Careers in Human Resource Management

A circle with bubbles that state different kinds of human resource management careers. From the top clockwise it reads: human resource manager, human resource specialist, training specialist, compensation manager, benefits analyst

Learn More

If you think a concentration in Human Resource Management is for you and would like to learn more, click here to see the concentration course requirements.

For more information, you can also contact Dr. Johanna Sweet at

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