Human Resources Associate's Degrees
Pursuing an associate degree in human resources may be the right choice for you if you enjoy developing relationships with others and you have the ability to remain calm and objective in sometimes difficult situations that may arise. A degree program in this field typically focuses on the basic elements of human resources, such as recruitment, compensation, and evaluation of employees.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment outlook for those working in the human resources field is favorable. However, competition for available positions is expected to be strong. Those who have earned an associate’s degree in this area may find employment working under the direction of staff holding more advanced degrees.
Research the education requirements for specific human resources field careers at our human resources career center page.