Human Resources Associate's Degrees

An associate’s degree in human resources will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in this field. Those with a degree can find employment opportunities in virtually any industry. An associate’s degree in human resources will typically focus on the basic elements of this area such as recruitment, compensation, and evaluation of employees. American InterContinental University Online offers an associate degree program in business administration with a focus on the area of human resources to provide a more well rounded education.

An associate’s 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. Research the education requirements for specific human resources field careers at our human resources career center page.

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 are likely to find employment working in the office of a large employer under the direction of staff holding more advanced degrees.