Online Human Resources Degree | WGU


An Online Human Resources Degree to Help You Stand Out


This degree in human resources is designed to help professionals enhance their résumé and gain critical HR skills. If you’re ready for an exciting career focused on connecting with employees, helping them thrive, and managing policies, our accredited online college in human resources is your first step. This human resources degree will ensure you have the business understanding and specific knowledge you need to succeed in any HR role. Prepare to boost your earning potential, be eligible for promotions, and find great career success with the help of an online HR degree.

Every company needs hard-working, problem-solving HR professionals to recruit and manage employees, shape company culture, administer benefits, set policies, work with employees to help meet their needs, and serve as business partners to the organization’s leaders. The HR department plays a critical part in helping organizations run smoothly and efficiently, and successful human resource managers need specialized skills and credentials. The right online HR degree will help you learn these specialized skills, making you a credentialed expert ready to work well with employees and leaders. Additionally, every student in WGU’s HR program is eligible to join our online SHRM virtual student chapter. This organization helps students continue their education and networking with the HR field through events, presentations, and other resources