An online degree in human resource management through UW-Platteville’s School of Business will teach you to maximize an organization’s most valuable, and expensive, resource—its people. HRM includes all aspects of finding and recruiting talented employees, training them for success, and supporting them in productive careers with the organization. Companies are starting to realize that effective human resource management is a game-changer for their organizations. Accordingly, human resource professionals can expect better than average job prospects.

Our human resource management program online is a highly effective blend of theory, strategy, and best practices to prepare you to thrive in HR roles across a wide range of industries. Program faculty bring both academic credentials and deep industry experience so that when opportunity knocks, you’ll be more than ready to answer.

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree in human resource management can be completed on campus or online. 


Credits may be accepted from all properly accredited four-year and two-year institutions recognized by the Council for Higher Education. Generally, a maximum of 72 credits will be accepted from two-year institutions. Transfer coursework from the Wisconsin Technical College System is limited to previously established articulation agreements. Credits not accepted for transfer include vocational or unapproved technical, remedial or doctrinal.

If you are transferring from a UW System institution with an Associate of Arts or Science, you will meet all of the university general education requirements. Review the other institutions that have transfer agreements that will meet general education requirements with UW-Platteville or plan which courses you can transfer with our transfer guides.

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To be considered for admission, you'll need:

  • High school diploma or have earned HSED/GED
  • Meet college prep course requirements
  • If under age 22, top 50 percent of graduating class and a composite score of 22 ACT/1110 SAT*

* New freshman are not required to submit an ACT or SAT to be reviewed for admission if applying for fall 2020 through spring 2025 terms. For students that choose to forgo the use of a test score as a part of their admission review, additional focus will be placed on the high school grade point average and course rigor throughout the high school record.

Home-schooled, transfer, and international students are encouraged to apply. For complete information, view the full admission requirements.


You may be eligible to receive one of the following scholarships.