2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Human Resources Degrees

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This list of schools represents the 25 most affordable online colleges for human resources degrees. California Coast University, the most affordable school on this list, offers both a Master of Business Administration and a graduate certificate in human resource management. Tuition for California Coast University's online master's program starts at $4,600 per year. All schools on this list have annual tuition rates that are less than $10,000. To be considered for this list, schools must offer at least one online degree in human resources at the bachelor's level or higher. Our master's ranking list highlights the most affordable human resources degrees at the graduate level.

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Rank College Annual Tuition Human Resources Degree Levels Offered
#1 #1 California Coast University Annual Tuition $4,600 Human Resources Degrees: Master's and Certificate
#2 #2 Tennessee Tech University Annual Tuition $6,358 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#3 #3 Columbia Southern University Annual Tuition $6,600 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#4 #4 Fort Hays State University Annual Tuition $6,631 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#5 #5 University of Arkansas Annual Tuition $7,203 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Master's
#6 #6 Amberton University Annual Tuition $7,500 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#7 #7 University of North Alabama Annual Tuition $7,650 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#8 #8 Tennessee State University Annual Tuition $7,653 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#9 #9 University of Wisconsin-Stout Annual Tuition $7,875 Human Resources Degrees: Master's and Certificate
#10 #10 American Public University System Annual Tuition $8,100 Human Resources Degrees: Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#11 #11 Grantham University Annual Tuition $8,215 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Certificate
#12 #12 Fitchburg State University Annual Tuition $8,294 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#13 (tie) #13 (tie) University of Southern Indiana Annual Tuition $8,333 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#13 (tie) #13 (tie) Western International University Annual Tuition $8,333 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Master's
#15 #15 University of Arkansas at Little Rock Annual Tuition $8,400 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's
#16 #16 Athens State University Annual Tuition $8,494 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's
#17 (tie) #17 (tie) California Southern University Annual Tuition $8,550 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Master's
#17 (tie) #17 (tie) Waldorf University Annual Tuition $8,550 Human Resources Degrees: Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#19 #19 Columbia College Annual Tuition $8,700 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificate
#20 #20 Saint Joseph's College - New York Annual Tuition $8,910 Human Resources Degrees: Master's and Certificate
#21 #21 Hampton University Annual Tuition $9,300 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Certificate
#22 #22 Corban University Annual Tuition $9,360 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#23 #23 Averett University Annual Tuition $9,375 Human Resources Degrees: Master's
#24 #24 Dickinson State University Annual Tuition $9,390 Human Resources Degrees: Bachelor's and Certificate
#25 #25 Rasmussen College Online Annual Tuition $9,405 Human Resources Degrees: Associate and Bachelor's
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  • Annual Tuition: $4,600
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Human Resource Management; Human Resource Management; Organizational Behavior; Strategic Compensation
  • Annual Tuition: $6,358
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 68%
  • Example Classes:
    Professional Issues in Human Resources Management; Strategic Human Resource Performance Management; Strategic Human Resource Staffing
  • Annual Tuition: $6,600
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Business Policy and Strategy; Collective Bargaining; Employment Law; Intercultural Management; International Human Resource Management; Staffing Organizations
  • Annual Tuition: $6,631
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 86%
  • Example Classes:
    Conflict Management Through Communications; Employment Law; Labor Relations & Collective Bargaining; Leadership and Team Dynamics; Recruitment, Selection, & Retention; Total Compensation
  • Annual Tuition: $7,203
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
  • Example Classes:
    Career Development; Communication in Human Resource and Workforce Development; International Human Resource Development and Cultural Differentiation; Managing Human Resource Development Programs; The Generational Dynamics in the Workplace; Writing for Human Resource and Workforce Development Professionals
  • Annual Tuition: $7,500
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Adult Learning in the Workplace; Development of Training Programs; Leadership and Team Development; Organizational Change; Organizational Culture
  • Annual Tuition: $7,650
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, AACSB, and ACBSP
  • Acceptance Rate: 58%
  • Example Classes:
    Development of Educational Human Resources; Human Resource Management; Leadership and Team Building; Strategic HR Planning and Development; Survey of Global Human Resource Planning
  • Annual Tuition: $7,653
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits; Conflict Management and Negotiation; Foundations of Leadership; Instructional Design Training and Development; Leadership in Organization; Recruitment, Selection, and Retention
  • Annual Tuition: $7,875
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and ACBSP
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes:
    Leading the Learning Function; Organizational Consulting; People Process Culture; Systematic Training Design & Development; Training Systems in Business & Industry
  • Annual Tuition: $8,100
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC, DEAC, and ACBSP
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits; Employment and Labor Relations; Human Resource Development; Human Resource Management Information Systems; Recruitment and Staffing
  • Annual Tuition: $8,215
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation; Developing Human Resources; Leadership in Organizations; Training and Development
  • Annual Tuition: $8,294
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
  • Example Classes:
    Accounting Practices for Managers; Legal Issues in Human Resources Management; Management Information Systems; The Human Resource Function and the Manager

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,333
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 69%
  • Example Classes:
    Human Resource Management; Legal and Social Environment of Business; Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Annual Tuition: $8,333
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Corporate Training and Development; Group Dynamics: Teambuilding, Negotiation, and Conflict Management; Health and Safety in the Workplace; Labor and Management Relations; Performance Management and Compensation; Staffing and Employment Practices

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Online Master's Degrees (1)

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,400
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC, AACSB, and ACBSP
  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
  • Example Classes:
    Applications in Human Resource Management; Compensation Management; Family Business Management; Managing People in Organizations; Negotiation/Collective Bargaining Agreements; Venture Management & Decision Making
  • Annual Tuition: $8,494
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and ACBSP
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits; Employment Law for Business; Labor/Management Relations; Management of Change; Organizational Behavior and Teambuilding; Performance Management in Organizations

Online Bachelor's Degrees (1)

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,550
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC and DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation Management; Employee Training and Development; Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining; Staffing Organizations; Supervisory Management

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,550
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 66%
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits; Employment and Labor Law; Human Resource Management Strategy and Emerging Issues; Recruitment and Staffing
  • Annual Tuition: $8,700
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits; Decision Science for Business; Employment Law; Managerial Finance; Organizational Training and Development; Recruitment, Selection, and Placement
  • Annual Tuition: $8,910
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 68%
  • Example Classes:
    Compensation and Benefits Management; Employment Law; Staffing and Employee Development; Strategic Human Resources Management
  • Annual Tuition: $9,300
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 69%
  • Example Classes:
    Business Organization & Management; Compensation and Benefits Administration; Labor Management Relations; Legal Aspects of Human Resource Management; Training and Development in Organizations
  • Annual Tuition: $9,360
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Acceptance Rate: 31%
  • Example Classes:
    Human Resource Management; Human Resource Strategy; Managing Change; Organizational Behavior; Strategic Management

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  • Annual Tuition: $9,375
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 58%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Managerial Economics; Compensation & Benefits Mgmt; Contemporary Issues in Leadership; Labor & Employment Law; Organizational Behavior; Strategic Management
  • Annual Tuition: $9,390
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes:
    Business Administration Internship, Externship, Cooperative Education; Compensation Management; Labor Relations; Management Information Systems; Staffing and Workforce Diversity
  • Annual Tuition: $9,405
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC and ABHES
  • Acceptance Rate: ---
  • Example Classes:
    Contemporary Leadership Challenges; Instructional Design, Training & Development, and Learning; International Leadership and Human Resource Management; Law and Ethics for the Human Resource Professional; Leadership and Teams; Workforce Performance and Talent Management
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