Minor in Human Resources Management

The Minor in Human Resources Management complements a student’s major with courses that increase knowledge of the essential organizational function of human resources.

Course Title Credits
Required Courses
MG 250Human Resources Management3
MG 350Talent Management3
MG 351Developing Workforce Capabilities3
Select one Arts and Sciences course from the following:3
Effective Speaking
Money, Power, Communication
Intercultural Communication
Theories of Persuasion
Work and the American Worker
Gender and the Law
Race and the Law
"Outsiders" and the Law
Business Ethics: Corporate Social Responsibility
Business Ethics: Philosophy of Work
Social Psychology
Sociology of Work and Organizations

Policies Related to Minors

  • Some major/minor combinations are prohibited. See the major/minor exclusions list for more information.
  • Courses taken to fulfill a minor can be applied as business-related electives, arts and sciences electives, unrestricted electives, the humanities/social science elective or the mathematics/natural sciences elective.
  • The electives guide defines all classes as either arts and sciences or business. Students are strongly encouraged to maintain an awareness of where courses taken for a minor apply to their degree requirements.
  • Courses fulfilling General Education requirements (except the humanities/social science elective and the math/natural science elective) may not be applied to a minor.
  • Courses used to fulfill the modern language requirement for BA students cannot be applied to a minor.
  • Courses fulfilling Business Core requirements may not be applied to a minor (except for the Business Studies Minor).  
  • A course taken under the Pass/Fail/D policy may be applied to the minor.
  • Major courses (including courses applied to the Liberal Studies Major or Business Studies Major) may not be applied to a minor.
  • Students may apply only one course (from sources such as transfer, IB or AP) not taken at Bentley or as part of a Bentley-approved study abroad program to the minor.
  • Students may only complete a maximum of two minors.
  • Students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in the minor.