Human Resource Generalist Certificate of Achievement

The Human Resource Generalist program is intended to prepares students to enter the dynamic business environment of human resources. Students become familiar with various approaches to business organizations and the strategic nature of human resource management. Studies in human resource law, compensation systems, training, and development provide students with a solid foundation from which to build a career in human resource management. Individuals already active in the work arena will acquire new, highly desirable workplace skills. The Human Resource Generalist Certificate of Achievement prepares students for jobs as Human Resource Generalists and/or Human Resource Assistants. Students successfully completing the certificate may find entry-level positions in various Human Resource specializations, such as:  

  • Employment, Recruitment, and Placement
  • Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis
  • Training and Development
  • Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  • Payroll
Course Code Title Units
Required CoursesUnits
BUMA 001Principles of Management3
BUMA 020ABusiness Law I3
BUMA 031Business Calculations3
or MATH 040 Intermediate Algebra
BUMA 032Human Relations in the Workplace3
BUMA 064Human Resource Management3
BUMA 094Business Communications3
CIS 0061
CIS 010Computer Literacy4
CIS 072D3
Select one course from the following (3-4 units):
BUAC 013Payroll Accounting3
BUAC 020AFinancial Accounting4
BUAC 050Accounting in the Business Environment3
BUAC 066Fundamentals of Bookkeeping3
CIS 0123