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Human Resource Management Schools in Wisconsin

In 2018-2019, 776 students earned their HR degrees in WI.

As a degree choice, Human Resource Management is the 6th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 276
Associate’s Degree 271
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 106
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 66
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 66
Master’s Degree 57

Gender Distribution

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

Human Resource Management Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 7.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.5%
  • White: 73.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Human Resource Management Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 28,470 people employed in jobs related to a HR degree, compared to 1,325,020 nationwide.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Wisconsin

HR grads earn an average of $61,180 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 27 colleges in Wisconsin that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
25,731 Total Students

The average student takes 4.86 years to complete their degree at UWM. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,300 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,526 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,600 a year. A typical student attending Madison College will pay a net price of $10,791. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,467 Total Students

25% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,833. Graduates earn an average $31,200 after graduation.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
12,452 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,900 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,166. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UW - Whitewater.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,777 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.00%. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,660 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,800 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 67%. 74% of students get financical aid.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
15,521 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.40% which is lower than average. 82% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,225 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,136. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,239 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,763. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,177 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,000 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Human Resource Management Careers in WI

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 14% $54,330
Training and Development Managers 13% $95,920
Human Resources Managers 13% $109,110
Training and Development Specialists 12% $52,360
Compensation and Benefits Managers 11% $110,690
Human Resources Specialists 9% $57,650
Labor Relations Specialists -5% $19,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Business Administration & Management 6,335
Accounting 2,652
Marketing 1,705
Finance & Financial Management 1,496
Business & Commerce 739
Business Support & Assistance 476
Entrepreneurial Studies 415
Management Information Systems 287

View all majors related to Human Resource Management

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