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Human Resources

If your career goals involve helping others, building relationships and strengthening company culture, Gateway's Human Resources associate degree program is the right choice. You’ll learn the ins and outs of attracting, hiring and retaining promising talent in today’s workforce – and you'll become fully prepared to apply the skills you gain to the real world. Upon graduation from this 100% online program, you’re certain to land the HR job you want.

  • Boost your leadership skills and master industry knowledge that will prepare you for success in hiring, training and retaining employees.
  • Explore a range of topics, including employment law, occupational safety and health, equal employment opportunity, wages, health care, family leave and retirement plans
  • Learn completely online in an accelerated six-week class format that allows you to take two classes per semester and only focus on one at a time.
  • Enhance your resume with the program’s capstone project and internship opportunity that offers real-world experience in the field.
Program Credits




Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $10,510
Books & Supplies: $716

Start Dates

Fall, Spring, Summer

Salary Outlook


Career Opportunities: HR Generalist, HR Assistant, Talent Recruiter and Retention, Benefits Assistant

Human Resources Career Pathway

Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.