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Human Resource Management Schools in Georgia

In 2018-2019, 707 students earned their HR degrees in GA.

A Human Resource Management major is the 7th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Georgia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 485
Master’s Degree 113
Bachelor’s Degree 83
Associate’s Degree 20
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3

Gender Distribution

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

Human Resource Management Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 48.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.8%
  • White: 37.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 3.5%
Human Resource Management Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Georgia

There are 43,690 people in the state and 1,325,020 people in the nation working in HR jobs.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a HR grad in the state is $64,870, compared to a typical salary of $70,730 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 28 colleges in Georgia that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,616 Total Students

A typical student attending Georgia Northwestern Technical College will pay a net price of $2,172. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,246 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,112. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 92% of students get financical aid.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,244 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
8,728 Total Students

The average student takes 4.00 years to complete their degree at Strayer University - Georgia. The student to faculty ratio is 33 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 19% are considered full time.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,797 Total Students

In their early career, Atlanta Area Tech grads earn an average salary of $19,000. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $2,086.

#6

Brenau University

Gainesville
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,817 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $37,600 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,083. 98% of students get financical aid.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 96%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,828.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,003 Total Students

87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 4.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 34%.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,074 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,500 a year. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

#10

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville
37 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,539 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 18%. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid.

Human Resource Management Careers in GA

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Human Resources Managers 16% $111,470
Training and Development Managers 16% $107,990
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 16% $61,860
Training and Development Specialists 15% $59,920
Human Resources Specialists 13% $54,480
Compensation and Benefits Managers 9% $118,000
Labor Relations Specialists 9% $61,200

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Business Administration & Management 9,936
Accounting 3,509
Business Support & Assistance 1,973
Business & Commerce 1,940
Marketing 1,930
Finance & Financial Management 1,446
Management Information Systems 450
Hospitality Management 427

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