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Human Resource Management Schools in Alabama

442 students earned HR degrees in Alabama in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Human Resource Management is the 7th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Alabama

HR majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 283
Master’s Degree 118
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 21
Post-Master’s Certificate 14
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 14
Associate’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a HR major is more popular with women than with men.

Human Resource Management Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of HR majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 37.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.0%
  • White: 36.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.5%
  • Other Races: 19.2%
Human Resource Management Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Alabama

There are 11,620 people in the state and 1,325,020 people in the nation working in HR jobs.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Alabama

In this state, HR grads earn an average of $62,610. Nationwide, they make an average of $70,730.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Alabama that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

188 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
20,034 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.38 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $51,900 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $9,910.

102 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. A typical student attending TROY will pay a net price of $13,313.

#3

Faulkner University

Montgomery
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,036 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. This private institution charges an average net price of $25,557.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,941 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.44 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 3.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
1,802 Total Students

In their early career, Strayer University - Alabama grads earn an average salary of $33,100. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 17% of the teachers are full time.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
5,188 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#9

Amridge University

Montgomery
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
833 Total Students

The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Amridge. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,989 Total Students

An average student at University of Mobile will pay a net price of $14,611. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, University of Mobile grads earn an average salary of $29,300.

Human Resource Management Careers in AL

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Training and Development Specialists 15% $57,110
Training and Development Managers 12% $105,180
Human Resources Managers 11% $95,810
Compensation and Benefits Managers 10% $100,790
Human Resources Specialists 8% $57,210
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 6% $58,270
Labor Relations Specialists -8% $19,950

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to HR.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Business Administration & Management 7,303
Accounting 1,534
Marketing 1,174
Finance & Financial Management 1,084
Business Support & Assistance 499
Management Information Systems 423
Business & Commerce 329
Managerial Economics 296

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