Program Information

School: Vancouver Island University
Faculty: Business and Management
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Business Administration and Management, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Description: The Human Resources Management major is offered as a specialization for the Bachelor of Business Administration program and will prepare students for a career in human resource management or general management. Graduates of this major will be prepared for careers such as line managers, department heads, executives, human resource managers, internal specialists, external consultants, talent management, and recruiters.

The Human Resource major is designed provide students with specialist knowledge and skills to support organizations in building their business. This major provides the knowledge and competencies for a successful career in the human resources, general management, or further graduate studies. The Human Resources Management major will help students develop specific knowledge and competencies required by business professionals with a focus on key people processes that include recruiting, training, performance management, rewards, labour, and employee relations.

URL: Business Administration – Human Resource Management at Vancouver Island University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,519
Careers: Human Resources/Personnel Managers,Managers in Other Services,Financial Planners, Investigators, and Underwriters See More…

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Principles of Mathematics  or  Grade12 Applied Mathematics 

– graduation from a B.C. secondary school, or equivalent, with a minimum “C” grade in either English 12 or English 12 First Peoples; – previous degree from a recognized university; – visiting student from a college or university (a “Letter of Permission” from the home institution is required); – transfer student from a college or university (at least 24 transferable university-level credits completed); – mature student—at least 21 years of age (or will turn 21 in the first semester of admission) and has a minimum “C” grade in either English 12 or English 12 First Peoples. Priority will be given to students with Mathematics 12. Students without Mathematics 12 must have a minimum grade of C+ in Principles of Mathematics 11 and must upgrade with MATH 151 during the first semester.